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This I pledge…..

I know we still have 10 days to go and we’re not letting up, but once Senator Barack Obama becomes President Barack Obama, I pledge the following things: To leave my Obama/Biden bumper sticker on my car until 2011. To blame any terrorist attack in Obama’s first term on President Bush To constantly refer to…

Kang and Council Slate Earn Key Public Saftey Endorsement in Irvine City Hall Race

The KeepIrvineGreat in ’08 Slate of Sukhee Kang for Mayor, and Larry Agran, Beth Krom and Todd Gallinger has received key public safety endorsements for the November 4 election. The ticket was endorsed by the Orange County Professional Firefighters Association and the Irvine Police Association endorsed all the council incumbents. A mailer announced the endorsements showed…

OC Democrats Party Of The Year!

Join Democrats from all over the Orange County for the Democratic Party’s Official Election Night Party! Tuesday, November 4th 8 pm to Midnight Sutra Lounge 1870 Harbor Blvd. (in the Triangle Square) Costa Mesa, CA 92627 Take a walk down our red-carpet media walk, enjoy great food and drinks, and celebrate a historical night with…

Anaheim and the Magic Kingdom

One of our readers sent us the following commentary regarding the City Council race in Anaheim. We are pleased to submit his thoughts on that contest for your consideration. By Daniel Lamb Anaheim politics have never been so… strange. After an eerie calm, the political crossfire is heating up, as battle lines are being drawn and re-drawn…

Yes on 8 Group is Guarding Signs in Irvine

I was on my way to pick up my daughter from soccer practice and noticed and string of about eight “Yes on Eight” signs on both sides of Culver Drive at the corner of Bryan Ave in Irvine (just north of the 5 freeway).  What was unusual, was that two people on either side of…

CA-46: Good Debate Yesterday

Unfortunately I couldn’t make it to OCC yesterday for the Cook v. Rohrabacher debate, but MyDD’s Todd Beeton could. Appaarently, Debbie Cook rocked the casbah while Crazy Dana delivered more crazy sh*t on climate denial, equal rights for LGBT people, and much, much more. But hopefully, more people will remember the debate not for Crazy…

A Message for Sign Stealers

Do you hate seeing all those Yes on 8 and McCain/Palin signs? Me too. But before you steal or deface a campaign sign you dislike, ask yourself this: How many times have you decided how to vote based on campaign signs? For most people the answer is “never.” If you HAVE decided based upon a…