Matt Coker has been engaging, enraging and entertaining readers of newspapers, magazines and websites for decades. He spent the first 13 years of his career in journalism at daily newspapers before "graduating" to OC Weekly in 1995 as the paper's first calendar editor. He has contributed as a freelance editor and writer to several publications and been the subject of or featured in several reports online, in print and on the radio and television. One of countless times he returned to his Costa Mesa, CA, home with a bounty of awards from a journalism competition, his wife told him to take out the trash.
18 hours ago | Crime-iny
A Brea physician, who is being prosecuted in a baby's death and for being part of an alleged $100 million workers compensation fraud scam, recently had his medical license restricted pending the outcome of criminal proceedings. The interim suspens...
2 days ago | Doctor's Orders
In the recent documentary The Long Way Back: The Story of Todd "Z-Man" Zalkins, Dr. Daniel Joseph Headrick says on screen it is amazing the title character survived years of drug abuse, which only became worse after Z-Man's close friend Bradley No...
5 days ago | DUI-yi-yi
The Santa Ana Police Department holds a DUI/drivers license checkpoint tonight from 9:30 through 2:30 a.m. The location? The area of 1400 South Bristol Street, according to an SAPD advisory. "All vehicles may be checked and drivers who are under t...
6 days ago | Columns
Representative Dana Rohrabacher (R-Putin's Jock Strap) is being accused today of having melted down on CNN. Leading into the Jan. 5 interview with CNN anchor Ana Cabrera, the Mouth That Rohrabachered had made the rounds up and down the dial and ac...
6 days ago | Doctor's Orders
The Medical Board of California is looking at a new accusation against an Orange family medicine doctor whose license, in a separate case of alleged gross negligence, was placed on probation last March. The accusation against Dr. Christopher Holde...
6 days ago | Film and TV
Alien Intrusion: Unmasking a Deception. The proposition of this documentary is that UFOs and personal encounters with advanced aliens do not contradict the Bible and Christianity, but rather enhance them. What is seen on radar, what happened at Ro...