Dan Chmielewski

Run Up to Iraq War: A Searchable Database of Lies and the Lying Liars Who Told Them

Saw this in the Boston Globe’s site this morning; its’ an AP story: WASHINGTON—A study by two nonprofit journalism organizations found that President Bush and top administration officials issued hundreds of false statements about the national security threat from Iraq in the two years following the 2001 terrorist attacks. The study concluded that the statements…

Frederick of Hollywood Out; Rush Limbaugh Not Sure He’ll Support the Republican Nominee

Former Senator Fred Thompson did the sensible thing and pulled out of the race for the GOP presidential nomination.  This after many voters concluded that Rep. Dennis Kucinich’s wife scored higher in likeability than Thompson’s wife.  The news gives me a chance to post photos of both women and their candidate husbands.  No word on if…

Last Minute Registration Help from the DPOC

Are you sure you are Registered to Vote?  The office of the Democratic Party of Orange County will be open from 10:00 am until 11:45 pm on Tuesday, January 22 to assist voters who need to register or re-register to vote in the February 5 Presidential Primary. (NOTE from Dan: If you signed any petition…

One Year To Go….

Until the newly elected Democratic president raises her/his hand to take the Oath of Office and the miserable failure that is the administration of George W. Bush comes to a bitter end.     The President is a lame duck now, but still in a position to further damage this country at home and abroad. Predictions…

Janet calls for a National Search for Interim Sheriff

In the Register’s Letters to the Editor section today, Supervisor Janet Nguyen called for a national search for a new Interim sheriff and has suggested looking outside of OC for a candidate. “I propose that the county search nationwide to find the best-qualified candidate for the job. We should not rush the process – it…