Dan Chmielewski

State of the Great Park Address this Thursday

I plan on going!  See you there. 2009 STATE OF THE GREAT PARK ADDRESS When: Thursday, July 9, 2009 10:00 AM Where: Irvine City Hall (corner of Harvard and Alton) Light reception at 10:00 AM, presentation at 11:00 AM. For those who can not attend, the presentation will be telecast on Channel 30 and streaming…

Bill O’Reilly’s Head Nearly Explodes; Uses Senator Al Franken to Hype “Culture Warrior” Book

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FGkIv7qOH-A[/youtube] Bill O’Reilly, back from vacation, calls Senator Al Franken, “a blatently dishonest individual…who trafficked in hate….” Then uses the Franken story to promote O’Reilly’s book “Culture Warrior.”  Of course, when O’Reilly reports on blatently dishonest people who traffic in hate, he speaks from experience. We at TheLiberalOC.com congratulate Senator Al Franken on his swearing…

Fourth Supes Race Getting Crowded – but it’s early

The Orange County Fourth District Supervisor race to replace termed out Supervisor Chris Norby has gotten a bit more crowded over the past week. Already in for the past month or so were Orange County Clerk-Recorder Tom Daly, and Fullerton City Councilman Shawn Nelson. Last week, Anaheim Councilwoman Lorri Galloway announced to Red County blogger Matt…

A Tale of Two CEO searches

Steven Greenhut and Frank Mickadeit were giddy with glee to write a Sunday editorial and a Thursday column to take shots at the “arrogant,” “secretive” and “self-interested”  Larry Agran and his “cabal” over a recent appeals judge ruling that awarded legal fees to Irvine City Council members and Great Park Board members Christina Shea and…

Captain America lives again

In the 2-1/2 years since Marvel Comics killed off Captain America (actually Steve Rogers), the replacement Captain America just isn’t cutting it for me (guns and a shield); with ComicCon right around the corner, Steve Rogers rises from the dead to be Captain America reborn.  I expect to see lots of new Captain America stuff…

A Fair and Balanced Armed Forces Radio Network

We have a Democratic president, 60 Democratic senators (ok 58, with 2 independents who side with Dems) and a majority in Congress. So why is windbag Rush Limbaugh the only talk show host on Armed Forces Radio? We don’t need a Fairness Doctrine to do one of two things; dump Rush or add a progressive…