Tag Archive for Chuck DeVore

Some Summer Reading: The Conservative Nanny State

If columnist Jonah Goldberg can write a book about “Liberal Facism,” is was only a matter of time before someone truly looked into the notion of a “Nanny State,” a term Chuck DeVore has claimed to “coined” and “popularized,” and noted that rich conservatives are the chief beneficiary of Nanny State policies. Economist Dean Baker…

Selective Editing by DeVore

I paid a visit to Senate candidate Chuck DeVore’s site hoping for an update on his fundraising efforts.  There was a link to a recent New York Times article that I missed, so I clicked the link from Chuck’s web page.  It was excerpted; nothing wrong with that mind you.  Here’s what the story, from…

Whitewashing “Greenwashed” Canvas Grocery Bags

I read the Flash Report so you don’t have to. In this post, Jon Fleischman decides to rail against those feel good canvas reuable grocery bags you get at While Foods or Trader Joe’s (I own several).  And Register columnist Mark Lansbaum decides that Fleischman is onto something here. Here’s what Jon had to say:…

Who’s Afraid of Hollywood Liberals: Chuck DeVore

One of my neighbors in Irvine forwarded me a fundraising appeal from Chuck DeVore that has me in stitches.  Senator Barbara Boxer has unleashed Hollywood liberati for fundraising.  Lions and Tigers and Bears, oh my! Here’s the copy from Chuck’s email appeal: In the past 48 hours Barbara Boxer has called on her liberal Hollywood…