Misha Houser

DNC Calls Out Mob Tactics at Townhalls in New Ad

The DNC has released this ad decrying the mob tactics of GOP operatives meant to intimidate Congress from passing meaningful health care reform. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PtTBkxvBq88[/youtube] What strikes me about the joint insurance company/GOP strategy is that they are comparing Obama’s efforts to fix our broken health care system to Nazi concentration camps and simultaneously calling Democrats…

Gavello Discovers Tustin Investment Policies Were Politically Motivated.

In the YouTube below (h/t OCProgressive), Tustin Councilwoman Deborah Gavello asks questions regarding the city investment decision making process and discovers that the decision to withdraw Tustin investments from the County investment pool prior to the 2008 election was politically motivated. The boys on the Council (all Republican) just cannot stand it when they have…

Jimmy Carter Leaves Church Over Treatment of Women

NOTE: With all the recent news about the secretive, and frankly freaky religious cult , the Family, it’s refreshing to know that there are those who choose to defend the rights and dignity of women. Whatever you may think of him as president, Jimmy Carter has done much in his post presidential years to fight…

Administration Audit Contradicts Governor’s IHSS Reform Pitch

Note: This just in from the 7th District Assemblywoman Noreen Evans’ and Budget Committee Chair, refuting the Governor’s inflated claims of fraud in IHSS.  In my opinion, if Schwarzenegger wants to root out fraud, he should look at his own reflection in the mirror. Making outlandish claims when he knows them to be untrue is…

Differently Abled Shut Governor’s Office Down

Disabled activist Christie Rudder, along with two other Orange County activists (see photo at right)  from the Dayle McIntosh Center, was one of 15 people arrested today at the Governor’s office Tuesday evening in Sacramento. Rudder kept me updated on their progress throughout the day while the small but dedicated group prevented access to the Governator’s office. The action…

Obama Finds Hieroglyph That Looks Like Him

In case you all were wondering what the big-eared hieroglyph that Obama joked about today, saying that it looked like him means… It is pronounced like the word “hair” and is commonly spelled “her” by Egyptologists. The hieroglyph was spotted by President Obama in the ancient tomb of Qar when he quipped, “that looks like…