Dan Chmielewski

Some Fatherly Advice

Since I’m the oldest guy posting here and (I think) the only dad, I wanted to alert our readers to an outstanding post over at Orange Juice by Claudio.  San  Diego’s Republican Mayor Jerry Sanders has a daughter that he loves unconditionally.  His daughter is a lesbian and through what must be countless hours of…

Congrats to Orange Juice; Best of OC Local Blog

HT to OC Weekly.  Congrats to Art and the team at Orange Juice. Best Local Blog Orange Juice orangejuiceblog.com OC Blog is the undisputed king of the county blogosphere, but no county blog beats Orange Juice for unpredictability and sheer entertainment. Reading Orange Juice is like hearing students argue about abortion in a Religion 100…

The 14 Points of Facism: remind you of anyone?

We really enjoy our debates with our friends on the right because it always seems to turn into some sort of history lesson whether its Chuck DeVore commenting on the decline of Greek city-states, or Matt Cunningham covering some nuance of the war in VietNam, or even being schooled on what happened in WWII by…

Speaker Pelosi’s Iraq War Fact Sheet

September 19, 2007 AMERICANS STILL OPPOSE PRESIDENT BUSH’S 10-YEAR WAR IN IRAQ – Even After General Petraeus’ Testimony and Bush’s Speech Last Week AMERICANS STILL OPPOSE PRESIDENT’S FAILED IRAQ STRATEGY · 68 percent of Americans think the number of U.S. troops in Iraq should be reduced or withdrawn entirely – up from 65 percent in…

It’s Official: Flash Terminates Governor

Since I read the Flash Report so you don’t have to, publisher Jon Flieschman has finally had it with the governor.  Here’s his post from yesterday. Jon writes on a possible tax increase considered by the Governor: I don’t know how to sugar coat this, so I will just say it like it is —…