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Sheriff Hutchens Command Staff

(H/T to Peggy at Total Buzz) Orange County Sheriff Sandra Hutchens is set to announce her Command Staff at a 2 p.m. press conference Wednesday. Who will stay, who will go, and who will come on board? We’ll have it for you tomorrow after the press conference.

Help Barack Obama & OC Democrats Win!

Check this out! If you’d like to find out how you can help Barack Obama AND local Democrats win, you’ll want to stop by our special volunteer get-together on Saturday. Especially if you live in Tustin, Santa Ana, Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, Irvine, or Lake Forest, this is something you won’t want to miss! At…

Email from Right Wingers

I am on a couple of email lists from rabid right wingers. I delighted the faux outrage against Obama from this email, but please see the article below making the rounds among convservatives today. Monday, July 21, 2008

Shawn Steel Laments the Obama Money Machine

Its not often that a post on the Flash Report can make me smile, but Republican apologist Shawn Steel has this post about Senator Barack Obama’s huge fundraising machine and how the Democrats are awash in money this year. In reading the post, its a classic case of denial for a conservative like Steel.  Why…

Say Cheese: The Orange County Fair

The Orange County Fair is open to visitors through August 3, 2008. This year the theme is… Say Cheese! Tuesday-Friday, noon-midnight. Saturday & Sunday, 10 a.m.-midnight. Closed Mondays. Admission: adults $9, seniors (60+) $7, children (6-12) $5, and children 5 & under admitted free every day.   For more OC Fair information, click here. Both…