Tag Archive for Anaheim

ComicCon Attendees Protest Possible Move to Anaheim

The 2010 San Diego ComicCon has come to a close. My shoulders are bruised from carrying a heavy backpack and my wallet is lighter. And I wound up nearly stepping in goat poop from a small demonstration outside the San Diego Convention Center protesting a possible move of the hugely popular ComicCon to Anaheim. A…

Baseball Trumps Politics in Anaheim

I was able to score four tickets for Tuesday’s night’s All-Star Game at Angels Stadium, and got there about 3:30 PM.  As my son and I wandered around the front of the stadium, there were two small protests going on.  A series of religious signs were scattered in a haphazard manner and then there was…

AB-32 is not the Jobs Killer opponents say it is

We had the experience of personally meeting Jon Fleischman yesterday at a fundraiser for the USA Men’s and Women’s Olympic Volleyball teams at Morton’s Steak House in Anaheim.  And while this experience did little to change my perception of Mr. Fleischman, it did call to mind a post he placed on the FlashReport about what a…

Anaheim’s ComicCon Opens

Looking to channel your inner geek this weekend?  Come to the Anaheim ComicCon at the Anaheim Convention Center.  It’s a smaller version than the massive show in San Diego every July but the crowds were pretty good Friday afternoon. The city of Anaheim is making a big play to attract the main show from San…

Jordan Brandman Fundraiser a Big Success

Yesterday I attended Bi-Partisan Schmooze Fest 2010 Also known as the kickoff for Jordan Brandman’s re-election campaign to the Anaheim Union High School District Board of Trustees. From the moment I pulled into the parking lot, it was clear what a diverse crowd it was going to be, as I saw Democratic RSCCD Trustee and my good friend John Hanna walking up and Republican Orange Mayor Caroline Cavecche also arriving. To even give more of a visual at what a diverse crowd it was, GLBT activist Jeff LeTrourneau and Red County aficionado Matt Cunningham were in attendance as well.