Archive for Berkeley

Beginning of the End?

While the slow, slowwww judicial process of stadium renovation continues, at least the disgusting sideshow seems to be dying down. Unfortunately, the pain itself is not completely over. In what they said was an effort to clean up, police officials began removing some of the tree-sitters’ belongings from the Oak Grove at Memorial Stadium this […]

Posted by: Avinash on Tuesday, February 19th, 2008

Breaking News: Goodbye Treesitters, We Hardly Knew Ye

It looks like this gawkery will finally end before Homecoming. An Alameda County judge ordered the tree sitters of Berkeley today to climb down from their leafy perches or face five days in jail. Superior Court Judge Richard Keller granted a preliminary injunction requested by the UC Berkeley administration against the protesters, who are battling […]

Posted by: Avinash on Monday, October 1st, 2007

The War Has Already Begun. And Ended.

The site of battle: The Oaks outside Memorial stadium. The soldiers at arms, seen here wearing traditional Haradin gear (either that or we’ve found our local terrorist cell) are already beginning their steadfast defense of their majesties of nature. Unfortunately for the bloodthirsty (seriously, I think their diet doesn’t contain enough iron, they desperately need […]

Posted by: Avinash on Thursday, August 30th, 2007