Monthly Archives: August 2012

Altas Sucks Part II Spoiler Alert: John Galt is D.B. Sweeney

The abysmal “Atlas Shrugged” Part I, which netted less than $5 million in Box office in 2011, is being followed by “Atlast Shrugged Part II” expected out in October with a whole new cast because the first cast might have been too embarrassed to reprise their roles. Here’s the plat summary for Atlas Shrugged Part…

GOP Convention Day One: Sugar and Spice and Not Much Nice

A day late, the GOP Convention launched with a dash of sugar (Ann Romney) and a bag of spice (every other speaker). Ann Romney painted her husband as a caring and compassionate man. Not surprising really, that was her job. Her mission was to soften the image of Mitt Romney; to paint him as something other than the corporate raider…

Is Tustin Council Candidate a Deceiving “Wannabe” — Yes

Hat tip to OurTownTustin blogger Jeff Gallagher for this scoop on Tustin Council candidate Allan Bernstein, a Jerry Amante-endorsee with no civic or community experience and little apparent common sense, for using a photo of himself on the Dais of the Tustin City Council with a partial image of the City’s official seal in view on…

“The Jersey Comeback” gets the Bronx Cheer

Tonight’s GOP Convention keynoter is New Jersey Governor Chris Christie, a conservative many in the Republican Party had hoped would run for president instead of Mitt Romney.  Fox News and other conservative media hype Christie’s budget-cutting Jersey’s budget back to fiscal health, yet Princeton economics professor and NY Times columnist Paul Krugman shows that Christie’s…