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Mendez v. Westminster 60th Anniversary

Tomorrow marks the 60th anniversary of one of the pivotal early moments of America’s Civil Rights Movement. Yet few are aware that the court decision that laid the groundwork for Brown vs. Board of Education happened right here in Orange County. On April 14, 1947 a court ruled in Mendez vs. Westminster that it was…

Fruitcake for President?

According to the latest CBS News poll, the president’s overall approval rating has dipped to 28 percent—which is the lowest number in his presidency and pretty close to Nixon’s all-time low of 24 percent. And the folks at RadarOnline were nice enough to list a few things that had higher approval ratings than the President:…

New design: up & bug free!

The newly designed TheLiberalOC.com is up and running.  I’ve tested it in all common browsers, and found no issues.  If you see anything odd, don’t hesitate to let me know.

Lance and Reichen break up!

Nobody could have seen this one coming. Lance Bass and Reichen Lehmkuhl have announced their split.  People magazine announced this important news on their website this morning.  There is a rumor floating about that Neil Patrick Harris was the cause. No obvious connection to liberal politics or Orange County, but I’m willing to entertain suggestions…

Help Boys & Girls Clubs Literacy Program

Got this email from a friend yesterday and am a bit surprised it hasn’t shown up here yet. Looks like an excellent cause, and books always make a great gift. Consider adding a Barnes & Noble stop to your weekend shopping. (I am slightly annoyed that Jubal beat me to this over on OCBlog!) Dear…