Dan Chmielewski

House to approve SCHIP legislation today

Comments from Speaker Pelosi’s office on today’s SCHIP vote: Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi and parents and children affected by the State Children’s Health Insurance Plan (SCHIP) held a photo opportunity this morning before the final House vote on the bill, which President Obama will sign into law this afternoon. Below are the Speaker’s…

Ann Coulter’s Coming to the Nixon Library Thursday

And the new Queen of Mean is promoting her new book, “Guilty,” which should be about the crimes committed by members of the Bush Administration, but is instead another rehash of Ann’s hate speech against those who are not conservative. The event is sold out at the Nixon Library in Yorba Linda, which means conservatives…

Colbert calls out Republicans on the Stimulus

Stephen Colbert of the Colbert Report had a great comment about the Republicans “no” vote on the stimulus. “Last night—last night’s party line vote was a great start for the 111th Congress. But these hard times demand an even larger meaningless gesture. That is why I am calling on every Republican who voted against this…

Fact Checking the Stimulus from GOP Spin

MediaMatters.org, an excellent site that bends over backwards to factcheck Republican talking points, has this list of GOP falsehoods and outright zombie lies about the recently passed Stimulus bill. Read the whole bill here. I listened to Rush Limbaugh spout on this for about 40 minutes this morning; he’s also blaming all the jobs lost…

Super Bowl ads

UPDATE: Watch the 2009 Ads HERE, and vote for the best. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vocNAGaNGME[/youtube] Sometimes, the commercials are better than the game itself.  This ad, for Holiday Inn, ran only once.  Its my alltime favorite Super Bowl ad.  Chime in with yours.