Monthly Archives: May 2012

Romney coming to Newport Beach Friday; His Road Ahead Looks Like McCain

Official GOP Presidential nominee Mitt Romney will be arriving in Newport Beach this Friday to raise money at the Balboa Bay club.  It will be his first visit to California’s OC GOP ATM as the official Republican presidential nominee. According to the OC Register: “Entry prices range from $2,500 to attend a cocktail reception to…

Forget Birthers; Romney “Wifers” Debate Begins

When the birther movement started, a lot of liberals were like “huh?” And no matter what manner of evidence emerges, birthers still believe that President Obama is a Kenyan born Muslim who worshipped for 20 years at a church run by a racist and America hating minister when he wasn’t getting lessons in domestic terrorism…

Romney – Little to Like

In honor of Mitt Romney securing the delegates he needs to clinch the GOP nomination for President – after six years of trying and millions of dollars spent – The Obama for America campaign has released a new video of their version of Mitt Romney’s Facebook time line for the last year.

“Non-Partisan” Fullerton Recall Becomes Partisan

A hat tip to Matt Rowe, Fullerton’s independent candidate for city council if the recall election is successful next week.  If you read the Friends for Fullerton’s Future posts and comments, a significant narrative is all about how the recall IS NOT PARTISAN.  It’s all about Justice for Kelly Thomas and Police Brutality.  Except “Justice for…

Quirk Silva Outraises Norby in Same Time Period for AD-65 Race

It’s been a given that State Assemblyman Chris Norby would seek re-election and it was a sort of surprise when Fullerton Mayor Sharon Quirk-Silva threw her hat into the ring to challenge Norby.  But after a review of records, Quirk-Silva has topped Norby in fundraising on a straight Apples-to-Apples comparison.  Norby has a bigger warchest,…

Vigil for Ashton Sweet tonight in Irvine

It’s been a year since Northwood teenager Ashton Sweet was killed by a drunk driver at the corner of Culver Drive and Irvine Blvd.  There will be a candlelight vigil tonight at 8PM at the corner where a tree was planted in her memory. What makes her death painful not just to her family and…