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                                                                                    Oakland, CA
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Open seating tickets            #______ x $314* = $ ________
1st Balcony Reserved #______ x $394* = $ ________
Main Floor Reserved #______ x $424* = $ ________
Pit Reserved        #_____________ x $424* = $ ________
*Includes $8 Paramount Theater restoration fee

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   Open Seating          1st Balcony         Main Floor         Pit

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City                                State          Zip                                                                 David Brooks     Willie Brown, Jr.   Arianna Huffington

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Exp Date                            Card ID
                                                                                                                       Bob Newhart      John Heilemann        Mark Halperin
                                                                            Oakland Speaker Series

                                                                                           S AN MATE O , CA 94 4 01

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MAIL         Oakland Speaker Series                                                                                                     Jeannette Walls     T. Boone Pickens
             P.O. Box 104
             San Mateo, CA 94401
            Phone and Fax orders are not accepted
               Internet orders are encouraged
                     O A K L A N D S P E A K E R S E R I E S 2010-2011

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                                                MARK HALPERIN
                                               JOHN HEILEMANN                                     WILLIE BROWN, JR.                                  BOB NEWHART
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    September 28, 2010                             October 19, 2010                                  November 9, 2010                                November 30, 2010
      Tuesday, 8:00 pm                             Tuesday, 8:00 pm                                   Tuesday, 8:00 pm                                  Tuesday, 8:00 pm
OP-ED columnist for the New York Times,      Halperin and Heilemann are co-authors of New        Two term Mayor of San Francisco and thirty      Continuing a career spanning two suc-
analyst on the News Hour with Jim Lehrer     York Times best seller Game Change, the             year member of the California Assembly,         cessful TV series, fourteen feature films         Paramount Theater
and commentator on NPR, David Brooks         definitive book on the 2008 election. Mark          Willie Brown is uniquely qualified to provide   and millions of albums sold, Bob Newhart
has a gift for bringing audiences face       Halperin is editor at large and senior political    us with his perspective on the problems         is an American Icon. Recipient of Grammy,         2025 Broadway, Oakland, CA
to face with the spirit of our times with    analyst for Time magazine and was formerly          facing our state and his thoughts on proposed   Peabody and Emmy awards and heralded              (between 20th and 21st streets)

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humor, insight and quiet passion. He is a    political director for ABC News. John Heilemann     solutions. Always candid, never one to shy      as an American Master by PBS, he will offer
keen observer of the American way of life    is national political correspondent and columnist   from controversy, and guaranteed to be          us an evening of classic humor and share
and will share with us his analysis of       for New York magazine. They will give us their      entertaining, he will present his view of the   some insights into the people and experi-
present day politics and foreign affairs.    insight on the mid-term elections, some of their    current state of the state and suggest a        ences encountered in a fifty year career in
                                             experiences in writing Game Change and an           road map for the newly elected Governor         show business.
                                             early peek into the 2012 presidential race.         as well as share some experiences from his
                                                                                                 over 40 years on the political scene.
                                                                                                                                                                                                   TEL             650-343-8001
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                   San Mateo, CA 94401
                                                                                                                                                                                                   EMAIL oakland@speakerseries.net
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Phone and fax order are not accepted.

 JEANNETTE WALLS                               ROBERT BALLARD
                                                                                                     HUFFINGTON                                   T. BOONE PICKENS                                 Series Tickets
      January 11, 2011                             February 8, 2011                                     March 8, 2011                                      April 5, 2011
                                                                                                                                                                                                   OPEN SEATING PRICE: $314*
      Tuesday, 8:00 pm                             Tuesday, 8:00 pm                                  Tuesday, 8:00 pm                                  Tuesday, 8:00 pm
                                                                                                                                                                                                   1st BALCONY RESERVED (A-F): $394*
Jeannette Walls’ powerful memoir, The        Internationally renowned oceanographer              Co-founder and editor-in-chief of The           Legendary oilman and philanthropist
Glass Castle, spent over three years on      and famous for discovering the Titanic,             Huffington Post, nationally syndicated          T. Boone Pickens is on a mission to develop       MAIN FLOOR RESERVED (A-GG): $424*
the New York Times best-seller list. Walls   Dr. Ballard makes his second visit to our           columnist, author of twelve books and           alternative energy policies and resources
grew up in poverty with her siblings and     series after his wildly successful speech           co-host of NPR’s Left, Right and Center,        that will power the future. After a lifetime of   PIT RESERVED: $424*
the brilliant, unorthodox, irresponsible     in 2004. He will update us on his ground            Arianna Huffington is among the most            over achievement he has redefined himself
parents who managed at once to neglect       breaking discoveries since then and talk            influential observers of the political scene.   to become an environmental crusader. He           *Includes $8 Paramount Theater restoration fee
them, love them, and teach them to face      about his efforts to introduce students             She will share with us her thoughts on the      has unveiled his plan to reduce our reliance
their fears. Overcoming these hardships,     around the world to his science through             new media and how technology is changing        on fossil fuels through our abundant supply       See Order Form on reverse side.
she graduated with honors from Barnard       leading edge technology. He is one of               the way we think, learn, play, work and         of natural gas, wind and solar power. He
College and became a well-known TV           the most compelling speakers in our 20              vote. Famous for her outspoken opinions,        will offer candid remarks about how we
personality and journalist. Her message      year history and this will be a memorable           she will also provide her impressions of        can reduce our dependency on foreign oil,         Sold by Series only • Tickets to individual events are not available
of confronting your past and facing your     evening for all.                                    some of the potential candidates in the         and how we can dramatically enhance our           • No refunds, all sales final • Speakers subject to substitution and/or
fears is inspirational to all.                                                                   upcoming presidential election.                 energy security.                                  rescheduling • Doors open one hour early • Performances are
                                                                                                                                                                                                   90 minutes with no intermission
                        www.speakerseries.net                                                                                  Call       650-343-8001

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