Dan Chmielewski

From the Frozen Tundra

I’m in St. Paul at the moment where is a balmy 5 below zero with a wind chill on minus 14; It’s not weather. It’s an emergency condition and I keep wondering why FEMA hasn’t shown up to get these people out. CityVibes is the Twin Cities version of OC Weekly (no “Ask a Mexican”…

Chuck’s Running

State Rep. Chuck DeVore has thrown his hate into the ring for the 70th assembly district. He made the announcement at the CRP meeting, er SNAFU, this week. Chuck was the group’s legislator of the year on a record of Hemp reform and an withdrawn proposal to build more Nukes (what are the standards for…

Debating Jill

Jill Buck from the Flash Report ventured over here this week and there was considerable off-post discussion about nuclear power. Rather can continuing to post comments, I wanted to start a new post here. Jill is seeking common ground with us lefties, even if its only a square inch. Jill references that she’s for limited…

Run Up to Iraq War: A Searchable Database of Lies and the Lying Liars Who Told Them

Saw this in the Boston Globe’s site this morning; its’ an AP story: WASHINGTON—A study by two nonprofit journalism organizations found that President Bush and top administration officials issued hundreds of false statements about the national security threat from Iraq in the two years following the 2001 terrorist attacks. The study concluded that the statements…

Frederick of Hollywood Out; Rush Limbaugh Not Sure He’ll Support the Republican Nominee

Former Senator Fred Thompson did the sensible thing and pulled out of the race for the GOP presidential nomination.  This after many voters concluded that Rep. Dennis Kucinich’s wife scored higher in likeability than Thompson’s wife.  The news gives me a chance to post photos of both women and their candidate husbands.  No word on if…