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CA-46: Crazy Dana’s Got the Thrill of the Drill

“It’s too bad that the president and it’s even worse that the Congress has to wait until the American people are personally suffering until they increase the supply of energy available to our country.” And what do you think “Crazy Dana” Rohrabacher wants to do about it? Invest in solar energy? Wind power? Biomass? Nope,…

President Obama Isn’t Enough

(Proudly cross-posted at Clintonistas for Obama & MyDD) I know so many of us are excited about the Obama campaign. I know we all want to see Barack Obama become President next January. But you know what? This isn’t enough for me. OK, OK, so what the hell am I talking about? Well, why don’t you…

County Union Launches Food Drive

Contrary to the myth, which claims that county workers are over paid and recieve too many benefits, they are having a hard time getting by too. The Orange County Employees Association (OCEA) recently discovered that some of its members have had to resort to seeking assistance from community food banks just to get by. “With the…

Mickadeit’s Fact Checker

I’m grumpy this morning. Blame it on getting three hours sleep and a six hour flight delay from Dulles last night and that fact I had to dive into the recycling bin to grab Frank Mickadeit’s column from last Friday. If you want a clearcut example of media bias, I’d challenge you to find anything…

So What Have I Been Missing?

You know, I’ve really missed this place. No matter how many diaries I get on the Rec List in a week over at MyDD, no matter how much fun I have at Taylor’s place, no matter how much mischief I cause at my own place, nothing really substitutes this place for me. Now don’t get…