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Former Dana Rohrabacher Aide Sent to Jail

Oh my… Today is just not a good day for Rep. Crazy Dana Rohrabacher (R-Insanity). Not only does it looks like his best lawyer buddy’s frivolous lawsuit against Debbie Cook’s placement on the ballot is going nowhere, but another friend of his is on his way to jail. The Register is reporting that Jeffrey Nielsen,…

See Your Angels Play… And Help OC Democrats Win!

Here’s something interesting I just found in my inbox from the Democratic Party of Orange County. Are you a big Angels fan? And do you love your local Democratic Party, Well, what if I told you there was a way to help BOTH? No, I’m not kidding. OC Democrats are going to the ball game,…

Schroeder’s Fishing Trip Cancelled?

UPDATE #3: The Cook camp reports the Court of Appeals has stayed any action by the lower court until the Court of Appeals reaches a ruling on the matter. UPDATE#2: I’m bumping this post to the top of the page with this update. The OC Register ran an editorial on 3/25/08 about Schroeder’s fishing trip.…

DeVore’s Nanny-State Parking Bill Dies in Committee

Irvine Assemblyman Chuck DeVore, who claims to have coined and popularized the term “Nanny-State,” saw his proposal to issue temporary disblility plackards to pregnant women die in the Assembly Transportation Committee yesterday. DeVore failed to notice that pregnant women can receive disabled placards if their doctors diagnose major mobility problems. DeVore told the Sacramento Bee…

Welcome To Little Saigon Sign Destroyed

The controversial “Welcome to Little Saigon” sign near the intersection of Euclid and First Street in the city of Santa Ana is no more.  The sign which was paid for by Vietnamese businessmen and was erected in 2002 was completely demolished over the weekend when it was hit by a hit-and-run driver Saturday night or…