Dan Chmielewski

Katie Couric gets Prestigious DuPont Award for her Coverage of Palin in 2008

  [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YxAO7cH-xrE[/youtube] CBS Evening News anchor Katie Couric garnered a prestigious DuPont award for her coverage of GOP VP candidate Sarah Palin during the 2008 election cycle.  Katie did the nation a huge favor by exposing Palin as worefully inadequate to be a heartbeat away from the presidency. From the story in MediaBistro.com: Couric recieved…

SuperNews: GOP Death-Star

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tEwb7obZLF4[/youtube] In honor of our friends at Red County, here’s timely video from CurrentTV’s “SuperNews” antimated program.  CurrentTV is run by former VP Al Gore, you know, the guy who got more votes than W did in 2000.

Red County Equates Democrats with Nazis

Congratulations Chip Hanlon and the team at Red County for a hardy-har-har redubbing of a scene from a 2004 German-Austrian drama film, “Downfall,” depicting the final ten days of Adolf Hitler’s life in his Berlin bunker and Nazi Germany in 1945 (thanks reader sfor the correction) with dialog between Adolf Hitler and his military leadership lamenting…

LA Times and Capitol Weekly Team up on New State Political Blog

The LA Times and Capitol Weekly have launched a new blog aimed at covering California politics.  Which means they’ll go after Republicans and Democrats alike, and not just Democrats and public unions a la the Register’s editorial pages or Steven Greenhut’s new venture. Check out the new site here. Anthony York, editor of the Capitol…

Rep. Michelle Bachman coming to OC

Everyone’s favorite Teabagger Rep. Michelle Bachman is coming to Orange County to speak at the Lincoln Club of OC at the end of January.  Details about her visit are posted on the group’s website and this copy made me spit out my morning coffee:  she is a national security hawk who is speaking out against…