Monthly Archives: February 2008

Best. Month. Evah!

I just had a peek at our Sitemeter, which is available for public viewing here, and noticed we experienced more hits in February than any previous month. Prior to this month our greatest number of hits was in October during the wildfires, when our coverage drew a lot of readers. Thanks for being with us.…

Why did Rose Espinoza change her vote? The Truth

The Orange County Sanitation Districted voted a fee increase on Wednesday night and it was not without a bit of controversy.  At the center of the storm is La Habra Councilwoman Rose Espinoza and her changing her vote from an “abstention” to a “yes” vote.  The local blogosphere has weighed in on the issue from…

Stop the Hate! Join the Fight for Equality!

Here’s a message I got from the Democratic Party of OC: Right now, a group of well funded “Rovian” strategists are attempting to put a discriminatory marriage initiative on the ballot in November. This coalition of conservative groups hired 200 paid signature gatherers to spread out around California and have begun gathering signatures at shopping…

Only Democrats Should Be Voting In Democratic Primary

While researching my next story I ran across a story on MSNBC that talked about Republicans in Texas crossing over to vote for Barack Obama in the Democratic primary being held in that state next Tuesday. Some estimates have as much as ten percent of the electorate in the Democratic primary actually being Republicans. In…

McCain’s Guantanamo Problem

The New York Times had an interesting story yesterday that question’s Senator John McCain’s eligibility to even be a candidate for president. McCain was not born in this country. He was born on a military base in the Panama Canal zone to an American military father and mother. And there’s considerable legal grounding that military…

News Flash: Crap Costs Money

Some guy from another blog got all “Juiced” up last night whining that we missed the story about the increase in OC sewer rates. No, we didn’t miss it, we simply covered other crap. The blogs have been all in a tizzy over the increase in sewer fees, so I figured I should check out…