Tag Archive for Media

MSM Musings on Memorial Day

So I get up early Sunday morning and flip on the news and there is Flash Report publisher Jon Flieschman on Channel 4 KNBC telling viewers that Barack Obama is going to raise taxes on all Americans.  Ah, no he’s not.  Only on those Americans in the upper 2 percent of all taxpayers.  But repeat…

Geez! What does it take to get a “little” credit?

The following headline caught my eye in the OCRegister tonight. Supervisor candidate distances his campaign from gang shooting Meanwhile District Attorney announces investigation into campaign’s finances. From the OCR story: Meanwhile, Tuesday, county prosecutors confirmed they are investigating complaints that Tran violated state law by filing incomplete financial disclosures. However, Tran’s campaign may have made…

LAT-Dana Parsons on Marriage Equality Ruling

Most people know how I probably feel about the Marriage Equality Ruling. And while I may still write my thoughts on the subject, I figure the thoughs of a heterosexual man who writes for the LATimes are also important to be shared. Same-sex marriage is no threat to society Dana Parsons May 17, 2008 Being a heterosexual male…

Blog Investigations Lead to Formal Complaint Against Hoa Van Tran

I reported earlier today about my investigation of campaign finance reporting problems with the Hoa Van Tran for Supervisor Campaign. Both TheLiberalOC.com and Red County/OC Blog have been running a countdown since Red County first raised the issue of possible reporing errors on April 21st. In my report today I detailed those errors and called…

NBC’s Russert: Obama has the nomination

From MSNBC.com “We now know who the democratic nominee is” Video: In the wake of the North Carolina and Indiana primaries, Tim Russert, moderator of “Meet the Press,” tells TODAY’s Matt Lauer that “we now know who the Democratic nominee is going to be and nobody is going to dispute it.” Why can’t we ever find a singing lady…