Tag Archive for Yorba Linda

TEA PARTY “DEMOCRATS” TRY TO TAKE OVER YORBA LINDA

Richard Nixon’s birthplace, Yorba Linda, has long been a very red city. It’s home to a  bunch of crazy conservatives who try to be relevant as the city gets bluer and it’s the perfect recipe for political dysfunction.    In particular, Nancy Rikel, and her number one henchmen, Ed Rakochy have been trying to seize political…

40th Anniversary of Nixon Resignation is Next Week

In a week, we’ll mark the 40th anniversary of President Richard M. Nixon’s resignation.  I remember the night like it was yesterday.  My grandfather came home from work and gave me a copy of the New York Daily News with the largest headline I’ve ever seen in a mainstream newspaper — Nixon Quits.  If you’d like…

Arte’s Angle in Anaheim

I’ve seen my share of typos regarding the Los Angeles “Angles” of Anaheim online and on Facebook that my choice of words in the headline is deliberate.  As a baseball fan, I think we all need to take a breath here for a minute on the negotiations between the city of Anaheim and the Angels. …

Is Assembly Candidate Philip Chen Misleading Voters ?

Republican assembly candidate Philip Chen features a nice photo of himself in his Los Angeles County reserve sheriff’s uniform on his campaign website as he runs for AD-55 which includes significant chunks of LaHabra, Yorba Linda, Brea and Placentia.  Chen is using the misleading photo of himself in his law enforcement uniform when his day job…

38th Anniversary of Nixon’s Resignation

That rumbling in the earth with an epicenter near Yorba Linda wasn’t a series of earthquakes yesterday. It was Richard M. Nixon rolling in his grave. Today marks the 38th anniversary of Nixon’s infamous resignation; the Yorba Linda native announced to the nation that he would resign the night before making Augusy 8th and 9th…