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Steve Choi Takes the Low Road

Watching Irvine City Council member Steven Choi on the dais at City Council meetings has become something of a sport.  He is a rambling speaker, often unable to complete a thought or idea before meandering like an out-of-control river.  He shows no respect for other council members who have the floor, often interrupting them to…

FYI: Location Change for HB Drinking Liberally

This is FYI for all of you in West County who enjoy HB Drinking Liberally. Please remember that we’ve moved for the summer. Here’s the lowdown on what’s happening. CHANGE OF LOCATION: Oggi’s at the corner of Main and Yorktown Drinking Liberally Huntington Beach Thursday, July 3rd, 2008: 7:00pm Location Oggi’s Pizza and Brewing Co.…

Uncle Tom’s Woodshed?

Ever since I found out about Carlos “Busty” Bustmante’s sexist comment regarding the appointment of Sandra Hutchns as Orange County Sheriff I’ve been waiting for “Busty” to be taken to the woodshed for his conduct. I have been calling for the County of Orange Executive Office to do something other than slap “Busty” with an…

Barbaro v. Baugh: Live on TV

Sounds exciting, doesn’t it? OK, so maybe we can’t watch it live. But still, it should be interesting. Here’s the lowdown on what’s happening. Watch the Frank Barbaro, Chairman of the Democratic Party of Orange County, take on Scott Baugh, Chairman of the OC GOP on Inside OC with Rick Reiff. They discuss the differences…

Flash Report Blogger Arrested in San Bernadino County

Flash Report blogger and San Bernadino Assistant Assessor Adam Aleman has been arrested in San Bernadino County on three counts of preparing false evidence, a single count each of offering forged or altered documents as evidence, destruction of public records and vandalism in excess of $400. Bail was set at $150,000. Aleman’s photo was removed from teh…