Dan Chmielewski

Thanks Ms. South Carolina, Teen USA

My son is a sophomore at Northwood High in Irvine.  Today, his social studies class had a quiz on the 50 states and their capitals.  This is all due to the great geography answer given by Miss South Carolina in the Miss Teen USA paegant.  Yep, she’s pretty but was obviolusly left behind.  I want…

The New Republican Holiday

I remember one of Ronald Reagan’s speeches, where he said “We (Republicans) see every day as if it’s the Fourth of July.  Democrats see every day as April 15th.”  Just one more reason why I never cared for Ronaldn Reagan as president even though I admire his sense of optimism about this country.  This optimism…

GOP Convention: You Can’t Say Republicans Weren’t Warned

Facing declined influence in the state and nationally, Republicans attending the GOP Convention in Indian Wells remain convinced that staying true to their core principles is more important than embracing change.  Jon Flechman, finally, at least admits he doesn’t understand the Governor or his motivations: Unfortunately, if you read media accounts of the convention, it’s hard…

Governor Chides GOP to Change: Flash Report will have none of it

The myth is elephants never forget; perhaps we can add and they don’t change their stripes easily either. The Governor addressed the GOP convention at Indian Wells last night and equated the Calfornia GOP to a box office flop; people (voters) leaving the theater and loads of empty seats.  What a surprise.  Here’s the story…

The Republican Party $upport$ Death

How’s that for a catchy Coulter-esqe headline? I’ve been reading the debate about the California Republican Party platform being posted over at the Flash Report and came across consultant Jill Buck’s query on what the position of the California GOP should be on the Death Penatly. Here’s what she wrote: In an email I got…