Dan Chmielewski

Obama Birther Lawyer’s credentials are questioned

Dr. Orly Taitz, who’s leading the OC charge that President Obama wasn’t born in this country and lacks a US Birth certificate, is having her own credentials as a lawyer questioned. According to a post in the blog, A Candid World, Taitz attended an online lawy school and her degree and license only permits her…

A request for a public apology that’s sure to be ignored

During their coverage of Noah Krom’s passing and in comments they both allowed on the posts themselves, Orange Juice blog editor Art Pedroza and anonymous blogger Red Vixen made some interesting accusations.  They claimed that LiberalOC bloggers were on the Krom payroll and that some commenters (notably Bruce Manning)who had the temerity to post a…

Some Summer Reading: The Conservative Nanny State

If columnist Jonah Goldberg can write a book about “Liberal Facism,” is was only a matter of time before someone truly looked into the notion of a “Nanny State,” a term Chuck DeVore has claimed to “coined” and “popularized,” and noted that rich conservatives are the chief beneficiary of Nanny State policies. Economist Dean Baker…

Selective Editing by DeVore

I paid a visit to Senate candidate Chuck DeVore’s site hoping for an update on his fundraising efforts.  There was a link to a recent New York Times article that I missed, so I clicked the link from Chuck’s web page.  It was excerpted; nothing wrong with that mind you.  Here’s what the story, from…

You’ll Be Seeing Less of Me

I do enjoy a fun play on words as much as the next person.  No, dear reader, this isn’t a resignation letter or a blog jihad or any thing quite like that.  But the the past several months, my friends and neighbors have been seeing less of me. It’s not that I’m not around or…