Tag Archive for Chip Hanlon

SEC charges Chip Hanlon’s Investment Firm with Fraud

Maybe that beer at Skosh Monahan’s this Sunday with Andrew Breitbart and Dana Rohrbacher won’t happen afterall.  Red County publisher Chip Hanlon’s investment company has been charged with fraud by the SEC. Here’s the Register’s take on it and the story from the LA Times.  From the Times story: “As a result of these misleading…

Costa Mesa to be Breitbarted on Sunday

With Skosh Monahan’s Bar in Costa Mesa “Freedom Central” according to Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, the city and the pro-conservative movement there are going to be graced with an appearance of Andrew Breitbart this Sunday from 3-6 for an Irish Pub “Fun-Raiser” for the Congressman.  And I can’t believe I’d ever use the words “Rohrabacher,” “Breitbart,”…

James Rainey on Civil Discourse by Commenters

Chip Hanlon’s Red County post about censorship by the Fullerton School District in blocking the Friends for Fullerton’s Future was an excellent post not only for the topic, but for the comments it generated.  One commenter had a comment blocked for violating Red County’s terms of service prompting a discussion of censorship (that term only…

The Birther Distraction Continues on Red County

It’s always a good idea to wander over to our friends at Red County to see what they are writing about these days. And while this post didn’t pop up on it’s Orange County generated content, since it’s “Chip Hanlon’s Red County,” has has to take ownership for it.  A complete birther call for Obama…

Keith Olbermann Returns to Countdown; Maddow Defends

MSNBC Countdown host Keith Olbermann returns from a short suspension after it was revealed he made personal political contriobutions to candidates this election cycle without the approval of his employers. This prior approval is how “Morning Joe” host Joe Scarborough was able to make political contributions to Republican candidates without being suspended. Faster than you…

Crashing the “Drinking Conservatively” Party

Since Drinking Liberally usually features a few conservatives every Thursday that we can carry on an intelligent conversation with over our favorite beverage, I decided to crash the inaugural “Drinking Conservatively” event in Costa Mesa last night. And my thanks to Red County publisher Chip Hanlon for the warm welcome. I had a great conversation…