Dan Chmielewski

Rick Warren says he’s not Anti-Gay Marriage. Really?

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bYIWSyMrhRA[/youtube] Saddleback Church Pastor Rick Warren was a guest on the Larry King Show on CNN last night and said he’s not the anti-gay marriage advocate so many people claim he is.  See the You Tube video of last night’s show above. Here’s a transcript of his comments: Warren: “You know Larry, there was a…

Please Vote for Me

As much as I hate to send traffic to Art Pedroza’s site, a pal of mine emailed me this morning to tell me I’m in the running for a poll Art has up:  Who is the most brittle blogger/politico in Orange County? In true Pedroza fashion, the perfect choice is missing from the list and that’s Art…

Vermont Legalizes Gay Marriage

The New York Times is reporting that Vermont has become the fifth state to legalize Gay Marriage (Massachsetts, Connecticut. Iowa and California did early even thought Prop 8 has nullified the California ruling).  From the story: The Legislature voted Tuesday to override Gov. Jim Douglas’ veto of a bill allowing gays and lesbians to marry.…

Did you get a Robocall for Rep. John Campbell this week?

My email box and cell voice mail are overflowing with reports that voters in the CD-48 got robo calls for Rep. John Campbell (R-Shady Canyon).  Wasn’t he just re-elected? The calls featured a women’s voice (nobody seems to remember the organization responsible for the calls), but she seems to represent a conservative Republican organization telling residents…

California GOP is a Cult?

Hat tip to Marty Wisckol of Total Buzz for this item that shows the California GOP in steep decline. My favorite line from the post, which quotes former state GOP leader Allan Hoffenblum, was this: “The party is in serious trouble,” he said. “It’s crumbling beneath their feet, and they’re out there trying to defeat more…