Dan Chmielewski

Progressive Talk Radio KTLK Drops “Mr. K”

HT to LA Observed: Marc Germain, popular Los Angeles radio talk show host at KFI and KABC, is the latest victim in a round of Clear Channel radio layoffs as his afternoon drive slot at Progressive Talker KTLK will be replaced by syndicated programming later this month. “We thank Marc Germain for his efforts in…

A Note from Dr. Dean

The Democratic Party has never been healthier. Just look at the vigorous presidential primary we’ve got on our hands. Right now, every one of the Democratic campaigns is working around the clock to become our nominee, and any of them would be a great choice. But when the dust settles and people like you pick…

Getting What You Asked For

Is anyone else enjoying the collective whine about the Governor from our friends on the right? In 2003, Republicans staged a coup and successfully convinced California voters to recall Gray Davis.  On the number of choices available to Republicans were Arnold Schwarzenegger and State Senator Tom McClintock.  Democrats, largely opposed to the recall effort, were…

The Late Great Molly Ivins

I have just polished off Molly Ivins last work, “The Bill of Wrongs” written with longtime collaboration partner Lou DeBose.  The work is stunning; case studies on how the Bush Administration officials have subverted the civil rights of ordinary Americans and rendered a Canadian citizen to be tortured.  I dare OC conservatives to read it…