<< Previous Page  |  1  |  ...  |  313  |  ...  |  626  |  ...  |  939  |  ...  |  1143  |  1144  |  1145  |  ...  |  1252  |  ...  |  1255  |  Next Page >> 22861 - 22880 of 25087

  • Article

    Our District Attorney Needs an Attorney - Rackauckas may beat Wade on March 5, but can he beat the rap?

    Things can't get much tougher for Tony Rackauckas. He's running strong against Deputy DA Wallace Wade in his bid for a second term as district attorney, but the campaign rhetoric is turning ugly. So far, Wade has called his boss "a desperate politic...

    by ANTHONY PIGNATARO on March 7, 2002
  • Article

    Award Addendum

    Everything appears to be going smoothly so far for the inaugural edition of the Orange County Music Awards, slated to go down March 30 at the Galaxy Concert Theatre. Show co-producer Martin Brown, who also publishes the local freebie mag Live, says ...

    by Rich Kane on February 28, 2002
  • Article

    Lost About Town - Id like to teach the world to grout

    Photo courtesy of Jim WashburnI like to think that in this column, I go to the places Commie Girl doesn't go. Like my bathtub, for instance. I just spent the better part of two days there, and Little Miss "I'm Where the Action Is" was nowhere in sig...

    by JIM WASHBURN on February 28, 2002
  • Article

    Im a Puss - But sos Governor Gray Davis

    The press conference was packed with cameras and 30 or 40 reporters. They were not giving The Gov an easy time--at least, three of them weren't. Everyone else was silent. There was time for one more question, and Mark Z. Barabak from the Los Angeles...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on February 28, 2002
  • Article

    Someone Must Die

    Patient: John Q. Profile: Melodrama posing as "issue" movie about a man pushed too far by health-care industry who takes over hospital to get his son on a transplant recipient list. Think The Hospital meets Dog Day Afternoon meets Torn Between Two ...

    by Steve Lowery on February 28, 2002
  • Article

    Neighborhood Buzzcock

    Illustration by Bob AulFor the past small eternity, you have been constructing a wall around your residence on the hill above my little home. Your zeal and dedication are remarkable. For weeks, we have awakened to the sound of your power tools zippi...

    by ANONYMOUS on February 28, 2002
  • Article

    Diary of a Mad County

    Picture This! It's USA beralles for Father Serra at Mission SJC Photo by Jack Gould TUESDAY, Feb. 12 Newport Beach officials reveal that for the past 12 years they have not tested mountains of sewage sludge for toxics--as required under state...

    by Matt Coker on February 28, 2002
  • Article

    The Good Old Days - Pro-airport activists invoke anti-Semitism in their campaign to build El Toro International

    Illustration from the AWG websiteAs late as Valentine's Day, the Newport Beach-based Airport Working Group (AWG) displayed three remarkable cartoons on its website (www.awgpac.com/cartoons.html). The first equates anti-airport activists with the ter...

    by ANTHONY PIGNATARO on February 28, 2002
  • Article

    Letters

    Contact us via e-mail (letters@ocweekly.com), regular mail (Letters to the Editor, OC Weekly, P.O. Box 10788, Costa Mesa, CA 92627) or fax (714-708-8410). Letters will be edited for clarity and length. By submission of a letter, you agree that we ca...

    on February 28, 2002
  • Article

    Remembering the Future of Orange Countys Great Park

    "History has shown us that the Great Park of Orange County . . ." The president of the United States stops in mid-sentence as a gust of wind unsettles the stage bunting, whooshes his hair and lifts the first lady's skirt. Overhead, a mini-tornado ...

    by NATHAN CALLAHAN on February 28, 2002
  • Article

    Bumping in the Night - Strange thrills in Silent Hill

    Early on in Silent Hill 2, I realized that its protagonist, James Sunderland, was the first video-game character I've ever really cared about. Given video games' well-earned rep as a medium targeted almost exclusively at the sensibilities of 12-year...

    by GREG STACY on February 28, 2002
  • Article

    Art, Gays and the American Way

    From Robert Mapplethorpe to Andy Warhol, USC professor of art history Richard Meyer's Outlaw Representation: Censorship and Homosexuality in Twentieth-Century American Art (Ideologies of Desire) masterfully documents the collision between gay sensib...

    by TIM MILLER on February 28, 2002
  • Article

    Good Gaddi Almighty! - Even as Edison was claiming it was nearly bankrupt, it paid the new Peace Corps chief more than $300,000 in bonuses

    Photo by David KawashimaIn early 2001--at the height of the deregulation energy crisis that left Californians paying skyrocketing power bills--Southern California Edison (SCE) worked to convince consumers that the company was also a victim of price ...

    by R. Scott Moxley on February 28, 2002
  • Article

    Welcome to Jesusville

    Illustration by Bob AulHey! You with the gigantic, gaudy cross in my parents' neighborhood. You put up that 10-foot monstrosity for Christmas and now, deep into February, it's still up there, looming like a . . . like a 10-foot cross. It's not only ...

    by ANONYMOUS on February 21, 2002
  • Article

    Diary of a Mad County

    TUESDAY, Feb. 5 The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics' Consumer Expenditure Survey says we Orange Countians spend more on cars, homes, clothes and grooming than the rest of the country but less on books, booze and cigarettes. Because it's better to lo...

    by Matt Coker on February 21, 2002
  • Article

    Zepeda Zaps Zelf

    Photo by Mark SavageIt seemed like a great idea at the time: Steve Zepeda, much-admired Long Beach club guy, booking bands into Kozmos, a Sunset Beach bar that has operated under innumerable names during its tenure near the corner of PCH and Warner ...

    by Rich Kane on February 21, 2002
  • Article

    Waiting for Spitzer - Republicans dance like lesbians at convention in San Jose!

    I didn't call my Aunt Anne Marie--ne Uncle Johnny--while I was in San Jose for the California Republican Conventionthis weekend, even though s/he lives right down the street. I am so proud of him (and her), making the decision at the age of 56 to s...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on February 21, 2002
  • Article

    Miracle on Civic Center Drive - How the DA turned a quiet act of forgiveness into a high-profile endorsement

    Photo by Jack GouldMaybe we missed something when DeWayne McKinney showed up at the Santa Ana office of District Attorney Tony Rackauckas a couple of Saturdays ago to publicly make peace with the man who once begged a jury to put him to death. Eve...

    by DAVE WIELENGA on February 21, 2002
  • Article

    Bushwa - Does the Times have the courage to call the president a hypocrite?

    Ever wonder why brutal terrorist organizations like al-Qaida enjoy global support? You might find part of the answer in a U.S. foreign policy that is frequently hypocritical. Consider George W. Bush's Jan. 29 State of the Union address, in which the...

    by ANTHONY PIGNATARO on February 21, 2002
  • Article

    Honored Heroes, Forgotten Dead - Of monuments and memory

    Photo by Steve LoweryNearly hidden in Irvine Regional Park is a tribute so obscure that most people don't know it's there. A park employee--a woman sitting 100 yards away, selling tickets to the Orange County Zoo--said she had never heard of it. Fin...

    by JOHN STEPHENS on February 21, 2002
<< Previous Page  |  1  |  ...  |  313  |  ...  |  626  |  ...  |  939  |  ...  |  1143  |  1144  |  1145  |  ...  |  1252  |  ...  |  1255  |  Next Page >> 22861 - 22880 of 25087
Anaheim Concert Tickets

From the Print Edition

Surf Bros Must Die

I was in a shitty hotel in Amarillo, Texas, trying to get some sleep after 17 hours on the road, when I received a text from web editor Taylor Hamby. "Riots… More >>

Larry Agran the Leech Larry Agran the Leech

In January 2008, Larry Agran—the leader of a three-council-member, Democratic alliance that controlled the city of Irvine for more than half a decade—desperately needed to enlist outside professional help to… More >>

The Surf This Time The Surf This Time

It's nearly the Fourth of July, and the row of Main Street houses leading to downtown Huntington Beach are flamboyantly patriotic. Several porches are obscured by a pastiche of American-flag… More >>

Cops vs. Bros Cops vs. Bros

Between 2009 and this year, bros continue to get arrested each July 4, with 2012 being the peak year, with more than 50 arrests made. Clearly, the bros have not… More >>

'Bros, Stay Away' 'Bros, Stay Away'

They were the kicks seen 'round the world: Rioters on Main Street in downtown Huntington Beach smashing news boxes into smithereens. No publication was sacred—but no paper's box suffered worse… More >>

True Watermen True Watermen

"Not a riot," surfer Greg Starr says from his post at the Rockin' Fig, when asked about last year's, um, events after the U.S. Open of Surfing. "It was more… More >>

How Michael Deeds and Chris Delance From Long Beach Became the Last American Victims of the Khmer Rouge How Michael Deeds and Chris Delance From Long Beach Became the Last American Victims of the Khmer Rouge

Between 1975 and 1979, 2 million Cambodians died during their nation's four-year experiment in stone-age communism. In 1994, I began documenting atrocities carried out by the Khmer Rouge, the peasant… More >>

Both Sides of the Kim Pham Murder Trial Rely Heavily on Technology&mdash;And That's Messing Up the Case Both Sides of the Kim Pham Murder Trial Rely Heavily on Technology—And That's Messing Up the Case

Ever since word emerged in the early morning of Jan. 18 that a brutal fight occurred outside the Crosby in downtown Santa Ana and left a Vietnamese-American woman brain dead,… More >>

MLG Anaheim: This eSporting Life MLG Anaheim: This eSporting Life

"In the lower left corner, we have the Queen of Blades, Acer Scarlett," announces a man from a stage looming above the hundreds gathered in the main hall of the… More >>

Santa Ana Resident Samuel Sixtos-Gomez Could Be Deported Because of OC Sheriff's Department Mistake Santa Ana Resident Samuel Sixtos-Gomez Could Be Deported Because of OC Sheriff's Department Mistake

Around 1 p.m. on April 14, a pair of Santa Ana police officers responding to complaints of gang activity in the city's Bishop Manor neighborhood encountered Samuel Sixtos-Gomez. According to… More >>

Loading...