Dan Chmielewski

The FAQ on the Saddleback Event Saturday

Got this courtesy of the good folks at Saddleback Church. SADDLEBACK CIVIL FORUM ON THE PRESIDENCY with Sens. John McCain & Barack Obama August 16, 2008 FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS FOR THE MEDIA What is the Saddleback Civil Forum? The Saddleback Civil Forum is a monthly forum for Southern California intended to promote personal responsibility, social civility,…

Irvine Tattler gets it wrong again

Irvine Tattler publisher Stephen Smith has gotten some attention from the OC Register, OC Weekly and KUCI’s OC Show lately due largely to his opposition of anything Agran.  We’ve reported on a number of ocassions the lack of details, full context, mistakes and outrght lies Smith tells on his Tattler site that I’m surprised other…

A No-Nguyen Situation for Janet

Since Friday, we’ve finally heard from Matt Harper of First District Supervisor Janet Nguyen’s office for her take on the Santa Ana City Council candidacy of Orange Juice blogger Art Pedroza.  Ms. Nguyen was out of town for a family affair.  Harper says the Supervisor is waiting to hear on the certification of each candidate’s signatures before…

Todd Spitzer: Blogger

* Following in the footsteps of John Campbell and Chuck DeVore, termed out state rep Todd Spitzer has launched a new blog.  Check it out here. A quick glance at a week’s worth of positings and its pretty much a self-promotion vehicle that seeks to speak to right wing voters only and not let them…

34 Years Ago…

August 8 & 9, 1974; I remember those days so well.  President Nixon resigned in disgrace amid the Watergate scandal. At ComicCon two weeks ago, I picked up a bumper sticker: “I Never Thought I’d Miss Nixon.”  Compared with what the current administration has gotten away with, Nixon looks like a choir boy.