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Commie Girl in the OC-Book Signing

There will be a  book signing  featuring Rebecca Shoenkof and her new book “Commie Girl in the OC” this Friday, at the Orange Barnes & Noble (791 S. Main St., right across from Main Place Mall), from 6 to 8 p.m. Acutely funny, scathing and outrageous dispatches from the heartland of consumerism If you thought…

Orange County: A Personal History-Book Signing

Thursday Night at the Yost Theater in Santa Ana, Libreria Martinez presents Gustavo Arellano and his new book Orange County: A Personal History. Program begins at 7:00 pm. Following the book signing join the rest of us liberals at Memphis for our weekly Drinking Liberally gathering at 8:30 pm. The story began in 1918, when…

Hackers break into Palin’s Yahoo Email account

Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin has been under fire for using personal email accounts to circumvent “open government” and deny information records requests not associated with her offical email account with the state.  Computer hackers, of which are a resourceful lot, have broken into the Governor’s Yahoo email account. Here’s an account of the security breach…

Get on the Bus for Obama This Weekend!

Publisher’s Note: The Get On The Bus and California4Obama campaigns are independant volunteer efforts not affiliated with the official Barack Obama for President Campaign. In case you missed our notice last week, California4Obama will be organizing day trips to Nevada this weekend and every weekend between now and election day. As you all know by…

Find Out How You Can Help Obama Win This Saturday

This just in from the OC Democratic Party. Stop by this Saturday to find out how you can help put Barack Obama in the White House. Here’s the lowdown. TheLiberalOC.com Reader- Join us for a strategy session on how you can help elect Barack Obama and Joe Biden and the Democratic ticket in both California…

CA-46: Just Because Dana Surfs Doesn’t Make Him Awesome

In case you missed it, OC Register surfing columnist Corky Carroll tried to navigate the political world yesterday. Specifically, the world-famous surfer gave a ringing endorsement of Dana. Why? Well, because he’s “cool” to be around with and he can ride waves. Wow. But what about protecting beaches like Trestles? What about keeping the ocean…