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Tibor Mahan’s Clueless Editorial

I sure hope Chapman University professor and Register contributor Tibor Machan was watching the millions of Americans who braved the cold in Washington DC to witness the inauguration of a new president today.  Mahan’s column in this morning’s paper was nothing short of a wet blanket on the inauguration of a new president; I have…

Change Is Good!

On Tuesday, January 20, 2009 at 12:00 President-Elect Barack Obama will take the oath of office as the 44th President of the United States of America. In recognition of the change in our national course we have launched a new layout/design for TheLiberalOC.com. We have also added the commenting feature from Intense Debate. We hope…

New FreedomPolitics.com: Democratic Party and Liberal POV Lacking

Chris Prevatt and I received an invitation to the party for the new FreedomPolitics.com website being launched by Freedom Communications, the people who published the Orange County Register.  After reviewing the site, I have to wonder if the invitation wasn’t misdirected somehow. This isn’t to say there are times when the Register’s editorial writers don’t…

Why I Hope

“Marriage isn’t a special right. Marriage is a civil right.” – Robin Tyler, one of the plaintiffs in the Prop H8 lawsuit currently before the California Supreme Court Yesterday, something amazing occurred. On a beautiful and sunny Sunday in Southern California, people came to speak up, speak out, come out, and make a difference. And…

Carona NOT GUILTY!!!

The Jury in the federal corruption trial for fromer OC Sheriff Mike Carona has found him not guilty on 5 of 6 charges. He was found guilty on one count of witness tampering. There will be a press conference at 1:00 PM. UPDATE: Statement by Sheriff Sandra Hutchens on the verdict in the trial of…