Gabriel San Roman
Gabriel San Roman is from Anacrime. He's a journalist, subversive historian and tallest Mexican in OC.
1 day ago | Mexi Meals
When I tell people my family's from El Paso, Texas, I get the same ol' tired response. "I've driven past there before," folks dismissively say. But if only they'd make a stop to grab something to eat, or even visit the city, how quickly they'd cha...
12 days ago
Cradling civilization for thousands of years, Syria is home to some of the most ancient cities in the world. Modern times finds the country coming apart at the seams, sadly, with a betrayed revolution spiraling into various ideological factions vy...
18 days ago
Seven plays will be staged at the ShowOff! International Playwriting Festival, but only three will win cash prizes! But audience members hold the fates in their hands; as it is they who will vote for their favorite, with the playwright earning the...
20 days ago | The Hilarious Haters
Surely, Orange County has progressed since its infamous anti-Muslim protest in 2011 outside an Islamic charity fundraiser in Yorba Linda, right? That question may find an answer one way or another this Monday when Golden West College (GWC) in Hunt...
24 days ago | live review
Lupe Fiasco House of Blues Anaheim 01/17/16 A few things have happened since I last lit up Lupe Fiasco, my rap icon, with a critical show recap last year: Tetsuo & Youth has grown on me and the rhymer is currently doing "Tour for the Fan...
27 days ago | From the Dead Tree Edition
Joseph Jackson Jr., the elder Anaheim resident who once risked being lynched to desegregate a public library in Jackson, Mississippi, is having his story told far and wide in commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. A member of the Tougaloo Ni...