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“We’re the Ones Who Make the Magic”

Disneyland is supposed to be “The Happiest Place on Earth”. It’s supposed to be a place “where dreams come true”. Oh yes, and it’s supposed to be the place “where magic lives”. All in all, Disney has made us associate all these wonderful things with their flagship OC theme park. But for the many thousands…

Rosie Avila’s Fundraising Strategy

So when I started blogging from the Saddleback Presidential Forum I opened with a Rosie Avila sighting. So what are the odds that I run into her again while waiting in tine to take the shuttle back to my car? This time however she was randomly handing out remit envelopes. Not to everyone. It was…

Saddleback Presidential Forum Coverage

TheLiberalOC.com will be covering the Saddleback Civil Forum on The Presidency with Presidential Candidates Barack Obama and John McCain on location Saturday, August 16, 2008. Senior Editor Chris Prevatt will be blogging live from Saddleback Church. Join us and post your comments on the questions posed to both presidential candidates and their answers. At the…

Be Chuck DeVore’s Mouthpiece (with an update)

State Rep. Chuck DeVore is seeking a new press secretary.  Why? I have no idea because the man is his own best press secretary. Here’s the job description: The Press Secretary will be responsible for managing the day-to-day media outreach needs of the Assemblyman and for providing multimedia support to the Web operations. This is…

Want to Show Obama’s OC Support to the World?

Well, here’s your chance! This just came in from the California Democratic Party… I guess the entire state is excited about this! We’ve got more details below. You may have heard that Barack Obama will be visiting Orange County this Saturday to participate in a community forum with John McCain at the Saddleback Church in…

Pastor Warren: No Gotcha Questions for Candidates

This item came up on CNN.  It’ll be interesting to see McCain answer any question dealing with faith.  He doesn’t wear his religious beliefs on his sleeve which is why he isn’t so embraced by the religious right as Bush was.  This will be Obama’s second trip to Saddleback in as many years; does it…