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.
10 hours ago | Film and TV
Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. Fathom Events and Paramount Pictures added a third 35th-anniversary screening of director Nicholas Meyer's cut of the 1985 movie that jumped off the original Star Trek television series episode "The Space Seed." Lo...
20 hours ago | Crime-iny
A Newport Beach man got six months in jail for posing as a fire marshal and charging small, mostly immigrant businesses across Orange County for fraudulent inspections. Brian Lee Carsten, 37, pleaded guilty Frida to five counts of felony extortion...
Stelian Onufrei Boasts He, and Not Foe Dana Rohrabacher, is Speaking Alongside Steve Bannon and Ann Coulter21 hours ago | Politics
Name the 48th congressional district Republican who will be rubbing scaly elbows with fellow Donald Trump sycophant Steven Bannon, who recently left as White House chief strategist to return as executive news chairman of Breitbart News? ...
22 hours ago | Court
A Lake Forest man accused of having white power tattoos could get up to six years in state prison after allegedly threatening to kill Persian hookah lounge customers, prosecutors say. Andrew Alan Carruthers, 29, was charged Tuesday with felony cri...
2 days ago | Crime-iny
A police call early today about a woman who had been hurt ended with the discovery of a dead adult female in an apartment and a man being taken into custody, according to the Santa Ana Police Department. Actually, "ended" is the wrong word; this i...
2 days ago | Politics
Remember when it was discovered through Wikileaks last summer that the Democratic National Committee unequally favored Hillary Clinton for the party’s presidential nomination over Bernie Sanders, a controversy that led to the resignation of DNC ch...