Chris Prevatt

Supervisors looking at building a Great Pyramid in Irvine

No, I’m not joking. On todays Board Agenda, the Board had a rather innocuous Consent Item which they pulled for discussion. The matter related to the disposition of some leftover County property from the former El Toro Marine Base. During the discussion Supervisor Moorlach suggested that the staff be directed to look into the possibility…

Trung’s Lead Erased. Janet Wins!

UDATE: The candidates are stating their arguments to the Board of Supervisors this morning as to whether Janet Nguyen should be sworn in today as the new First District Supervisor. Oh the madness, oh the insanity. Stay tuned… More to come. The Board succumbs to the Dark Side of the Force (Schroder), so the 1st…

Let them eat pie?

On Thursday the 22nd of February Board Chairman, Fourth District Supervisor Chris Norby, and his wife Marsha served County workers lunch in honor of George Washington’s Birthday. Workers were treated to Ham or Turkey sandwiches, potato salad, and cherry pie. Chairman Norby paid for the lunch himself with left over campaign funds. One of the…

Psst! Between you and me, Lou Correa is Chicken Little.

Let’s recap here… Last week, State Senator Lou Correa distinguished himself as the lone Democrat who voted with the Senate Republicans in support of the President’s failed invasion of Iraq and his decision, against the advice of his military advisor’s, to increase troop levels in Iraq. I don’t really have a problem with Lou voting…

Recount Madness!

    Total Buzz Blog and RedCounty/OCBlog are reporting that Janet Nguyen has picked up a net of 4 votes so far. It seems that the Trung folks are trying to blame the Unions and Democrats for Mr. Feather’s recount request. They, of course have no evidence to support those allegations, or their allegations that…

The mad, mad, mad world of Trung Nguyen

THE MAN WHO WOULD BE KING and his Court. Because of other stories, I wasn’t able to follow up on this recent report from Martin Wisckol over at Total Buzz regarding the 1SD recount and the latest Press Release from the Court of Trung Nguyen. You can read the entire release in Marty’s piece, but…

Ethics in the Age of Digital Photography

From the National Press Photographers Association Our credibility is damaged every time a reputable news organization is caught lying to the public and one of the most blatant and widely recognized cases was the computer enhancement of the TIME Magazine cover photo of O. J. Simpson. TIME took the mug shot of Simpson when he…