Dan Chmielewski

San Francisco Voters Should Just Say Yes

And vote to name their new sewage treatment plant after President George W. Bush. As this story from a UK newspaper details.This has me thinking. What county wide projects, roads, bridges and intersections should be named after Orange County officials? The Mike Carona Orange Crush? The Mike Schroeder Lemon Grove.

Fox News Hates Michelle Obama

Man, I feel like my car is in the shop and the mechanic keeps telling me “it’ll be ready soon.” So many good posts to write and we’re still in a bit of downtime. Here’s a note from Robert Greenwald of Brave New Films: You’re not going to believe what FOX is up to now-we…

Pay for Play

Regular readers of the Flash Report (I read it so you don’t have to) note the fawning idol-like coverage publisher Jon Fleishcman regularly bestows upon State Insurance Commissioner Steve Poizner, the only conservative elected to a statewide office (for those saying I forgot Arnold, please.  He’s hardly conservative and barely Republican). Poizner appears poised to…

Jesse Helms is Dead

Former North Carolina Senator Jesse Helms has died.  He was 86.    Helms was one of the driving forces to the hard right conservative tilt of the Republican Party during the 1980s and 1990s.  I don’t miss him in the Senate, but prayers for his family.

Obama Coming to the OC Sunday!

Dear Dan, We are excited to announce that the (presumptive) Democratic nominee for President of the United States, Sen. Barack Obama, will be coming to Orange County! We are privileged to be hosting an event for Sen. Obama in our County. Please join us in for a reception benefiting the Obama Victory Fund.Sunday, June 13th…