Tag Archives: California initiative

Do Dems want advice? Doubt it.


In the commentary following the Dems’ expected mid-term drubbing, I’m getting echos of childhood and not-so-childhood.  Let’s see if you can follow me here. We’ve all known that kid. Any number of activities could be used to illustrate, but I’ll … Continue reading

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Nothing Certain, but Some Clues: Measure K in Orange Unified


Most of my readers have seen the compilation of personal endorsements that I’ve been publishing for local elections this November. You might wonder why I’ve made so few endorsements myself. Well, I like to maintain a little credibility, and that … Continue reading

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PANIC TIME!


Fair Warning:  The following is about the ups & downs of “third” parties in California.  If that’s not your thing, click over to my Link Collection for general education and entertainment.  I’m always adding stuff there. My alert readers (both … Continue reading

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My Triumphal Post-Election Unicorns and Rainbows Post


Betcha didn’t see that coming. I’m the contracted “kitchen curmudgeon”.  I don’t often do unicorns and rainbows, to say the least.  But there IS an upbeat message here.  Gotta be patient. You’re undoubtedly sick of seeing Dem triumphalism in post-election … Continue reading

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The Fight Evil Act of 2012


Good news, Californians.  This November, you have a chance to strike a real blow against evil! “Great!… but wait…”, I hear you say, “Didn’t we eradicate evil back in the 90s after the Three Strikes law was passed?  Aren’t all … Continue reading

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