Posts Tagged ‘Kapel’

Does Anybody in the Bay Area Think that Van Jones is a Real 9/11 Truther?

Monday, September 7th, 2009

Has Van Jones ever addressed the issue of a U.S. government conspiracy behind 9/11 in any of his numerous speeches in the bay area the past eight years? Not that I’m aware of.

Seriously doubt he’s a Truther, for what that’s worth now.


Oh well….

Fox News and Famous Glenn Beck Versus the Bay Area’s Very Own Van Jones

Sunday, August 30th, 2009

I don’t know who Glenn Beck is but what I do know is that he’s embroiled in a controversy with the Bay Area’s Van Jones, who just got appointed by President Barack Obama to be Special Advisor for Green Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation at the White House Council on Environmental Quality.

There’s a boycott going on due to something or other. It’s a bit hard to see what’s parody and what’s not, but you can figure it out, if you want.

Since graduating from Yale Law School, Van Jones (aka  Anthony Kapel Jones, aka Anthony “Van” Jones – isn’t it funny how Wiki spells out the full names of Cher, Sting and Madonna, but not Van Jones?) has been a fixture in the Bay Area.

Here he is promoting his new book…


…with Mayor Gavin Newsom at the Cal Academy in Golden Gate Park last year:


Seems a little unusual that this controversy hasn’t gotten that much play in the Bay Area, but oh well…