Dan Chmielewski

Merry Christmas!

I don’t know about you, fellow liberal, but my email box is overflowing with notes from right wingers wishing me a Merry Christmas as thought a leftist somehow doesn’t celebrate the season. For me, I enjoy the anticipation of Christmas Eve almost better than Christmas Day itself.  One of my great joys is the delight…

A Holiday Wish from Michelle Obama

Dan — This holiday season, the grassroots movement you helped build can make a big difference for those in need. I hope you will join me in supporting your favorite charity or contributing to causes that are especially meaningful to me and my family. While many of us will spend the holidays counting our blessings…

Rick Warren addresses Gay Marriage

I received this email from Saddleback Church and it contains a direct video message from Rick Warren. Here’s the link:   Pastor Warren starts by saying the media never gets the story completely right. I wouldn’t say that’s true at all. The media reports that facts that they have at the time. If the story is…

Rick Warren was rear-ended this week

At services at Saddleback Church in Irvine this morning, we watched a video of Rick Warren’s sermon from last night as part of the Christmas at Saddleback celebration. Pastor Warren made light of the recent controversy over his participation in the upcoming inuaguration by recounting a day where he didn’t get much sleep, had the…

Minnesota Senate Race is closerthanthis

As Minnesota election officials continue sorting through challenges to votes for Al Franken and Senator Norm Coleman, the result at the close of the day was Coleman is up by only 2 votes.  And the way its been going, Franken should take the lead tomorrow. Here’s the story from the Star Tribune.