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CA-46: Crazy Dana’s BFF Abramoff Goes to Jail

In case you haven’t yet heard, disgraced Republican lobbyist Jack Abramoff has been sentenced to four years in prison. Yes, the same guy that Dana Rohrabacher exclaimed was getting a “raw deal” is going to jail for his bribing, his cheating, and his deception. But sadly, many of the Congresscritters, like Dana, who did business…

Steve Young Luau Fundraiser Saturday

Sandra Hartness and Karen Ellis Cordially invite you to attend a Hawaiian Luau honoring Democratic Candidate for Congress (CA-48th) At the home of Jim Bohm: 2 Coral Cay, Newport Coast Co-Sponsored by Dan Hodes, Solange Ritchie and Eric Traut Entertainment by Island Inspirations, Live Music and Fire Show Saturday September 6th, 6 to 10 p.m.

Reminder: OCYD Meets Tomorrow!

Here’s a friendly reminder from OCYD. Don’t forget to drop by. There’s plenty to talk about! Dear TheLiberalOC.com Reader If you are anything like us then you are still excited about Barack Obama’s inspiring speech at the Democratic National Convention last week. Let’s use that excitement to make sure our peers vote for Barack Obama,…

CA-46: Debbie Cook on the Air!

Here’s some BIG news from the Debbie Cook campaign. Guess where you’ll see Debbie Cook? Stay tuned. You’ll be seeing something interesting on your TV soon. Democratic nominee for Congress Debbie Cook begins airing TV ads on cable systems throughout the 46th district this week. This is believed to be the first TV ads from…

One thing the Dark Lord Finally Gets

I have been reading Mike Schroeder’s blog entries for Total Buz.  While mostly partisan and forgettable, Mike did write something I agree with: Journalism is a very difficult profession.  Like George Plimton, I was not qualified to do it without a lot of help during my 4-day stint. Ignoring for a moment what a pathetically slow…