Jerry Sanders

In the 1982 movie My Favorite Year, the late Peter O’Toole— portraying the frequently soused, swashbuckling matinee idol Allan Swann—confides to an admirer, “Dying is easy, comedy is hard.” more

Mar 2, 2016 12:00 AM Spin Cycle

By getting up on stage and giving a weird speech at the recent inauguration ceremony, former San Diego City Councilmember Carl DeMaio is unfortunately signaling his commitment to a continued presence in San Diego. more

Dec 26, 2012 12:00 AM Letters to the Editor

The theme driving two local campaigns-City Councilmember Carl DeMaio's bid for mayor and Prop. B, the ballot measure that seeks to overhaul the city's retirement system-is that labor unions are the taxpayers' adversaries, unwilling to budge... more

Jun 4, 2012 12:00 AM News

There's no one more prone to hyperbole and flowery oratory than former basketball star Bill Walton. This morning in Balboa Park, moments after declaring—twice—that Jerry Sanders has been a "better than perfect" mayor of San Diego, Walton look... more

Sep 7, 2011 12:00 AM Last Blog on Earth | News