Monthly Archives: June 2012


Sad news to report. John Bruno, the mad genius behind Brunopinions has died. All of us at the San Gabriel Newspaper Group are truly saddened by his passing.  He was a lovable newsroom character of a kind that’s becoming fewer and fewer … Continue reading

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The melancholy riff

   Democrats found out this past week that bad news, like deaths of famous people, tend to come in threes. First, former President Bill Clinton went off message by touting Mitt Romney’s Bain Capitol private sector experience, and then later in … Continue reading


Royalty and Romney

    Two news stories of the past week were covered quite differently.  Appropriately, broadcast news organizations covered Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee. But only the newspaper of record, The New York Times, covered the story about the hizzy of America’s royalty, … Continue reading


Bubba and Barack on Broadway

    Bill Clinton was the featured attraction Monday at a fundraiser in New York for President Obama.    Bubba was in the Big Apple and he took a big bite out of the Romney candidacy, saying it would be “calamitous” for … Continue reading


Movie pitches

   With the release of “Snow White and the Huntsman,” jokes have been made that the failed candidate for the Republican presidential nomination, former Utah Gov. Jon Huntsman, has found other employment.   OK, so that’s a stretch, but maybe the … Continue reading