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Dick Cheney – a Bleeding Heart Liberal

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Last week, former Vice President Dick Cheney made news when it was discovered he was the recipient of a heart transplant.  What wasn’t revealed until now is that Cheney’s donor was a bleeding heart liberal from Cambridge, Massachusetts who was a strong anti-Iraq war advocate, pro-Gay marriage, Pro-legalized marijuana, and Pro-Obama Harvard graduate student Biff…

I’m Running for Mayor

It’s April and there’s no declared Democratic candidate for Mayor in Irvine. So I’m throwing my hat into the ring to run against Council member Steven Choi. So what if I’m a way to the left liberal that makes Larry Agran look like a conservative?  I’ve been in Irvine for 15 years.  I’ve coached enough…

Cafe Blu To Close; Carlos Bustamante is Only Customer

Carlos Bustamante

Cafe Blu, the Democratic-themed Vietnamese coffee shop that opened in Congresswoman Loretta Sanchez’s old Harbor Blvd headquarters has closed due to poor sales.  The coffee bar, which served strong coffee and smoothies, could not compete with the nearby Cafe Lu.  Santa Ana councilman Carlos Bustamante, a Republican, was the coffee bar’s biggest customer. The cafe…

Lincoln Club Members To Buy OC Register

OC Register Headquarters

After years of speculation that the LA Times was planning to buy the Orange County Register, a group of investors, all affiliated with the right-wing Lincoln Club of Orange County, have announced a bid to purchase the publication and save it from being co-opted by the “liberal media.”

Daly Blows Off AD-69 Debate

Santa Ana city council member Michele Martinez wasn’t the only AD-69 candidate who blew off last night’s debate at Los Amigos.  OC Clerk Recorder Tom Daly was in Sacramento for a fundraising trip.  Martinez held a fundraiser in Santa Ana at the same time of the Los Amigos debate. Register reporter Andrew Galvin was there…

Unfit for Office

We were hoping to never have to write about Art Pedroza ever again.  But his candidacy for a seat on the Orange County Board of Education (OC BoE) makes it necessary.  Readers know this blog won our second federal lawsuit against Mr. Pedroza in December 2011 for cybersquatting names associated with TheLiberalOC, some of our writers and…

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