Chris Prevatt

The Trung photo that should have run

In the true spirit of outsourcing, TheLiberalOC.com hired the crack research team over at Drinking Liberally OC to see if there were any other versions of the Trung “victory” photo out there in cyberspace. Eureka! They found one.

Did OC Register Photoshop Trung?

I was looking at the photo of Trung Nguyen that appeared in the OC Register last week along with Steven Greenhut’s editorial “Either way, in the 1st District, it’s a Nguyen for taxpayers.” and I found it strange that the background was so out of focus and color match from the clarity of the image…

New Video: George Lakoff on Progressive Family Values

Conservatives have long invoked family values to promote wedge issues and win elections, but the implications of family values on our politics and society run far deeper than campaigns and elections. In the Rockridge Nation video that we are releasing today, George Lakoff examines the extraordinary influence of James Dobson on parenting in America. He…

A Class Divided: Lessons from the past.

Frontline ran a special on racial divisions that I think should be mandatory training for all children in public schools. And more importantly, maybe the Board of Supervisors could learn a little here too. The three clips are just under 10 minutes each but well worth watching. FRONTLINE: A Class Divided Chapter One: The Daring…

“The Next Leaders”

This video was just released from the DPOC. So much for the theory that we didn’t do any outreach to the Vietnamese community and others. [ev type="youtube" data="7OjJGlkAgvs"][/ev]

Thanks for nothing Lou!

I cannot help but reflect on the last two years worth of elections. Public Employees backed Lou Correa for the 1st District Supervisor seat in 2004.  At that time he promised that he would not dump us and run for Senate in 2006. Lou Correa changed his mind and threw us under the bus. He…