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Separated at Birthers: Art Pedroza and Orly Taitz

It takes a special sort of person that, when confronted with evidence, can say with a straight face, “I don’t believe it” and continue with their original presumption of a certain point of view. With that, our favorite clownshoe in the OC blogsphere, Art Pedroza, is starting to look a lot like (in words and…

Lawsuit Abuse Report Misses Easy Target

Today the OCRegister Watchdog reports on the release of a study from Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse regarding the impact of frivolous litigation on the taxpayers. The group complains that people see cities and counties as deep pockets the can be sued and that costs taxpayers millions of dollars every year that cold be used to…

GOP Minority Leader Doesn’t Know the Difference Between the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8s1eoVrjshE[/youtube] Keith Olberman’s Countdown segment last night has it on video.  But here’s what Rep. John Boehner said: This is my copy — this is my copy of the Constitution. And I’m going to stand here with our founding fathers who wrote in the preamble, “We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are…

John Campbell Opines on TeaBaggers and Pelosi Responds

Rep. John Campbell (R-Orly Taitz and BSS with Michelle Bachman R-Bat$#!+ crazy) sent this email out today; read it first and then Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s response busting myths on healthcare reform. From John Campbell: Factoid of the Day: The Pelosi government run health care plan creates a new 2.5% tax on all medical devices not…

And Correa’s Opponent Is……

Lou Correa finally has a challenger in his quest for re-election next year. And his Republican opponent will be, (Drumroll Please)…….. Sue Perez, another Anaheim Hills elitist. OK, I know your reaction, SUE WHO? Not very climatic after some serious contenders who have been mentioned. So it will be Sue Perez, an Anaheim Hills resident.…

Rep. John Campbell adds “Tea Bagger” to his “Birther” credentials – with Updates

The Glenn Beck wing of the conservative right held another Tea Party in Washington DC today and Rep. John Campbell (R-Orly Taitz) is there backing up Rep. Michelle Bachman (R-Minn) as one of the leading tea-baggers on Capitol Hill. (see the yellow button/that’s campbell!). Honestly, supporting birther legislation and advocating a “do nothing” approach to healthcare…