A Long-Forgotten Foe’s True Character Is Revealed
The final Morning Jolt of the week reveals that one of the least-favorite Democrats from the past is indeed a bad guy:
You Stay Classy, San Diego Mayor!
One of my all-time favorite Republican candidates is Nick Popaditch, a Purple …
Meet Nick Popaditch, a Man Congress Needs
If you haven’t heard me touting congressional candidate Nick Popaditch on this blog or in public remarks before . . . here’s a nine-minute video describing his life story so far, from his childhood in Indiana to service in the Marine …
Nick Popaditch, Still Making the Case Against Bob Filner
There still no word on whether Nick Popaditch wants to make another run for Congress in California’s 51st district, now that the nine-term Democratic incumbent, Bob Filner, has announced plans to run for mayor of San Diego.
However, those …
Filner Tries to Tie Popaditch Supporters to the Giffords Shooting
One of my favorite candidates of this past cycle is Nick Popaditch; see more about him here, here, and here.
He’s been dragged, unwillingly, into the Arizona shooting controversy; the member of Congress he sought to defeat, California Democrat …
How Badly Do I Want to See Nick Popaditch in Congress? (UPDATED)
I’m going to keep this high on the page all weekend, and maybe into Monday: Nick Popaditch.
Given a choice between Nick Popaditch in Congress and a Jets win in the Super Bowl . . . well, I think the Jets are …
In Nick Popaditch vs. a Cartoonist, I Know Who I Bet On
One of the Republican House challengers in California who really stand out this year is Nick Popaditch; one of his fans urged me to write about him again. I have a feeling you’ll be hearing a lot about him …
California Needs Nick Popaditch in Congress!
One of my favorite congressional candidates from the 2010 cycle, who is running for Congress again this year, is Nick Popaditch — a Purple Heart and Silver Star–winning Marine who lost an eye in the first battle for Fallujah
Nick Popaditch, Back for More in 2012!
One of my favorite candidates from 2010 who didn’t win office, Nick Popaditch, is running for Congress in 2012, in California’s 53rd district. He’ll announce his campaign and outline his agenda at a rally a week from today.
Democratic Congressman Launches San Diego Mayoral Bid
Readers will recall that one of the races that broke my heart last fall was Nick Popaditch’s unsuccessful bid to unseat longtime California Democrat Bob Filner.
Now there’s a healthy chance that if Popaditch wants to run again, …
A Democrat’s Desperation Move Out in California’s 51st District
When Nick Popaditch wins in California’s 51st district, late in the evening November 2 or early in the morning November 3, remember who was mentioning him as a promising candidate way back on March 12.
Why am I confidently predicting a win …
‘Since eyepatches make people look sexy and mysterious, we’re not sure what all the shouting is about.’
I noted that the Imperial Valley Press cartoon about Iraq war veteran and GOP congressional candidate Nick Popaditch may have aimed to mock uninformed youth and missed the target terribly. (The paper has apologized.)
Local columnist Steve Larson doesn’t …