Dan Chmielewski

Another Republican Scandal

Congressman Mark Foley (R-FL) resigned Friday after ABC revealed sexually explicit Instant Messages (IMs) allegedly sent by him to current and former Congressional pages; children (boys) under the age of 18. Foley, ironically, led the House Caucus on Missing and Exploited Children and may go to jail under legsilation he helped author. ABC News had…

Mike Shelton’s Disgraceful Cartoon

I have been stewing over Mike Shelton’s editorial cartoon in today’s (9/28/2006) Orange County Register. It portrays the leaked National Intelligence Estimate from 16 American Intelligence agencies that says Iraq is making more terrorists, not fewer, as a hand grenade being thrown by a donkey (Democrat) dressed as an Islamic terrorist. I am all for…

Boxer lives up to her name in Fox News interview

Click Here to see the video of Barbara Boxer of Fox. Barbara Boxer calls Faux News on their catch phrase of “Fair and Balanced.” My favorite part is the double take the reporter does before insisting that they are fair and balanced. Barbara just earned my vote next time around.

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…