Dan Chmielewski

Dinosaur Farts?

I’m back from a very successful trip to San Francisco with a smattering of musings: 1. Voters in San Francisco don’t care about the Mayor’s affair; the only question that no one seemed to have an answer about was whether it was a one time event on an on-going thing; I haven’t read the coverage…

That’s *Senator* Al Franken to You

OK, so it’s not OC, but this is great news.  Before you dismiss Al Franken, the man knows his issues and has context behind a number of incidents that have happened over the past six years.  His wit will cut Norm Coleman like a surgeon.  And unlike Sen. Coleman, Franken has made frequent trips to…

Adam Problesky’s Confession

GOP consultant Adam Problesky confessed publicly to something I’m sure Republicans do all the time. Adam confessed in this post on the Flash Report. He admits to going to the OC Democratic Party website to cast a vote for Rep. Dennis Kucinich, thinking he’d be one of a few votes at most.  Then Adam is…

Greenhut on Senator Webb’s Response to the SOTU

Stephen Greenhut’s blogged about Senator Jim Webb’s response to the State of the Union; and is doing so proves that even facts can’t get in the way of his own conservative (please don’t call it libertarian) conviction. Here’s Steve’s post.   Greenhut objected to this statement from Senator Webb: When one looks at the health…

The Divisive Dr. Choi

Dr. Stephen Choi, Irvine Council member, has an interesting Letter to the Editor in today’s Irvine World News.  The paper has for opinions on a $4.3 million balloon for the Park.  Choi cast the only dissenting vote here whcih is surprising because he and “Dr. No” AKA Christina Shea are almost always in lockstep on…