Dan Chmielewski

Putting the Debate Shoe on the Other Foot

For all my conservative friends out there who railed against the idea that Democrats we’re tough enough to endure a debate in Nevada hosted by Fox News, this open invitation from Mark Green, the new president of AirAmerica Radio, offering to host Republican debates on his network. Let’s see if the Republicans go for it.…

Hugh Hewitt Blames Liberals for Mitt Romney’s Flip Flops

“The Cowardly Lion,” Hugh Hewitt was on Hannity & Colmes last night promoting his new book “A Mormon in the White House” where he blames liberals for all of Romney’s flip-flops.  You can see the clip here.  Hugh says Mitt says “incandescent intelligence.” And he is going to blame liberals for anything.  Its pretty pathetic.  Love how…

Watching the Fire and Wondering….

I’m watching the fire rage in Anaheim Hills and measuring how far it is from my Irvine home.  I am amazed by the performance of the firefighters and the police who have done a remarkable job getting residents evacuated.  Thank you for your great work. And a small part of me wonders if Steven Greenhut…

Democrats Cancel Nevada Debate on Fox News

I have to admit, I get major jollies when the on-air talent at Fox News says that they are “fair and balanced.”  About two weeks ago, Sean Hannity had the audacity to say “60 Minutes” was biased for airing a “hit piece” on troops against the Iraq War.  He actually said “They (60 minutes) have…

Privatization and Underfunded Budgets Hurt Walter Reed

The Register’s editorial this morning tried to minimize the argument that privatization of services at Walter Reed amounted to small change and that once a contractor wins the business, there is still no incentive to offer better service.  VIPs at Walter Reed always got great care.  Wounded soldiers in building 18, not so much.  So…

Captain America is dead

The team at Marvel Comics has killed off an American Legend.  Steve Rodgers, aka, Captain America, was killed by a sniper’s bullet (guess he wasn’t wearing his shield). If you have been following the current “Civil War” storyline in Marvel, Captain America is/was leading the team of superheroes not interested in submitting themselves to a…