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Esquire Magazine Issues Endorsements

If you can get past the Halle Berry, Sexiest Woman Alive cover story to page 140, you;ll list the publication’s lits of politican endorsements for the 2008 election (Hallie reprises the Classic Bill Clinton cover) Esquire has endorsed the following: CD-40, Ed Royce, R CD-41, Tim Prince, D CD-42, Ed Chau, D CD-43, John Roberts, R…

Art Pedroza Breaks Promise on Accepting Donations from Developers

“We need to put the people first, not the bureaucrats, special interests and developers.” from the candidate’s statement prepared by Art Pedroza, City Council candidate in Santa Ana’s Ward 3. Matt Cunningham has a detailed post over at about the three candidates for Santa Ana Ward 3 city council and provided PDF links to the…

OCYD Chair Featured in New VoteVets Ad

And not only that, but the ad’s also terrific! Go watch it… Then ask Jason about it at tomorrow night’s OCYD meeting at Bistro 400 (400 W. 4th St.) in Santa Ana. [youtube][/youtube] Hopefully, voters in Virginia will appreciate what Jason has to say… 😉

Must Read Piece on Henry Nicholas in November 2008 Vanity Fair

The call out on the cover is: Drugs, Hookers, and the High Tech Billionaire” and inside the November issue of Vanity Fair, you’ll find an amazing article by Bethany McLean about former Broadcom executive Henry Nicholas. The story isn’t online yet, so buy an issue. Here is the link:

A Newly Minted Reagan Fan

That would be a fan of Ron Reagan, the son of the former conservative icon, wo has taken over hosting duties of a new radio show on Air America radio.  Reagan steps into a timeslot once occupied by Rachel Maddow who has a new show at MSNBC.  He does, quite frankly, an excellent job of…