Tag Archive for Hypocrisy

Sexism… What Sexism?

Seriously, why can’t our own press report about the realities of our politics? Why must I resort to the foreign press to find the truth? Well, at least the New Statesman of Scotland is willing to say what hardly anyone on our side of the pond is willing to admit. Gloating, unshackled sexism of the…

You’ve Now Been Warned…

So you can’t blame us if you get duped into going to a Young America’s Foundation event featuring none other than… Ann Coulter. Yes, that’s right. She’ll be at UCI tomorrow to reassure all the right-wing young’uns that they really are “smarter than those stupid lib’ruls”. ‘Cuz ya know, all of us lib’ruls really are…

Janet Supports Measure G….If You Do

I recently contacted First District Supervisor Janet Nguyen to find out where she stands in regards to Measure G.  Measure G is a bond measure that will appear on the ballots of those residing within the Santa Ana Unified School District boundries and if approved by 67% of the voters would lead to a $200…

Can You Possibly Serve Two Masters?

Tonight the DPOC Central Committee is meeting and one of the actions that is likely to be discussed is stripping First District Supervisorial candidate Hoa Van Tran of the party’s endorsement.  Alicia Berhow is a member of the DPOC’s endorsement committee and according to my sources she and others with whom she has close ties to have…

McSame as Bush

Since our pal Chuck DeVore is in involved in ads with half-truths on Obama and Hillary, as a public service, we bring you this ad for Senator John McCain. [youtube]cN10_6pyshQ[/youtube]

Street Swept Under The Rug. AGAIN!

The Orange County Register’s Peggy Lowe reports today that Treasurer Chriss Street has been cleared in a contract probe by County CEO Tom Mauk, but several county workers are disciplined after purchasing process violations. Go Figure.  The executives at the top usually get away with the stuff they direct, while the mid-level managers and workers get…

Recent Register Editorial Page Headlines

Most people think the reporters or columnists for newspapers write the headlines associated with the news stories or columns that carry a reporter or columnist’s byline.  That isn’t true at larger papers, as copy editors will write a headline that fits the space and captures the essence of the story or the column. Some recent…