Dan Chmielewski

Identity Theft

From our friends at RawStory.com…. Liberal bloggers in New Hampshire busted an aide to Rep. Charles Bass (R-N.H.) who was posing as a liberal blogger on such blogs as Blue Granite, NH-02 Progressive and others. Bass’ office admitted culpability to HOH and said the staffer would be “appropriately disciplined.” The unnamed aide to Bass –…

Right Wing Noise Machine on Chavez

Mike Shelton’s over-the-top cartoon on Democrats painting President Bush as the devil or a nazi is the latest gasbag on the right wing’s smear machine to try and tie in the deplorable comments of Chavez at the UN on Wednesday. Serial letter writer John Jaeger of Irvine (Google him sometime) was Johnny-on-the-spot to tie in…

Most Corrupt Members of Congress/Senate

Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington recently released its second annual list of the most corrupt people in Congress. While Democrats don’t get off scot-free, this list is dominated by Republicans. Here is the list of U.S. Senators: Conrad Burns (R-MT) Bill Frist (R-TN) Rick Santorum (R-PA) And the list from the House of…

Seldom Compliment a Republican

In Ann Coulter’s book, “How to Talk to a Liberal (If you must)” she has a rule. Never compliment a liberal. Ever. So taking the higher road, I’d like to credit Matt Cunningham (Jubal) over at the OCBlog.net for his work exposing Orange council candidate Carol Rudat’s residency issue. It’s been picked up by the…

Coming in from the Cold

More Republicans are seeing the light. These mostly moderate Republicans see how their party has been hijacked by extreme right wing conservatives. And they are switching parties. Here’s the story. Guess I can’t blame them for wanting to be able to sleep at night.