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    Hung Out to Dry - What we laugh about when we laugh about American Idols most famous reject

    With last week's release of his debut album, Inspiration, American Idol's most celebrated first-round reject, William Hung, received yet another reprieve from the pop culture career-mulcher, proving (as have Paris and Tammy Faye) that these days fam...

    by DAVID NG on April 15, 2004
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    EIGHT DAYS

    Thurs/April 15 You know, College Nightat the Off Campus Pub, with a DJ spinning hip-hop/house/Top 40, sounds soooo fun. Cute little college kids, all firm and unclothed, just waiting to be seduced by a sophisticated grown-up like yourself who can bu...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on April 15, 2004
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    Diary of a Mad County

    Wednesday, April 7. Newsday columnist Jimmy Breslin sees a photo of Traditional Values Coalition boss Reverend Lou Sheldon at a White House ceremony at which President Bushsigned a partial-birth ban. The image sends Breslin down memory lane, recalli...

    by TODD MATHEWS on April 15, 2004
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    Sticky Buns

    Illustration by Bob AulI'm sitting there at the intersection of Commonwealth and Pomona in Fullerton, waiting to make a left turn. You're using the crosswalk in front of me, dressed in black. Me male. You female. You're quite attractive, and you kno...

    by ANONYMOUS on April 8, 2004
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    Armageddon is for Losers - Lets hang around and raise tomatoes instead

    You know why you should never use drugs? Because you never know when that nice middle-aged Jehovah's Witness couple might ring your doorbell to share 40 minutes of their beliefs with you. There must be a secret mark on my door because some weeks I...

    by JIM WASHBURN on April 8, 2004
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    Out of the Temple - Kinkade makes the baby Jesus cry

    Thomas Kinkade could buy and sell the million-selling Wyland like he was a Moldavian sex slave smuggled up from Mexico. And yet it's safe to say that everybody in the world (except for the one in 20 Americans who've bought his paintings) despises th...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on April 8, 2004
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    E-San Rod-Sap

    Photo by Tenaya HillsYou willget lost on the way to E-San Rod-Sap in Anaheim's Thai Town. It's a couple of doors down from another Thai restaurant, and the only sign indicating that you've got E-San is green lettering on its window--and these letter...

    on April 8, 2004
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    Letters

    Letters may be edited for clarity and length. E-mail to letters@ocweekly.com, or send to Letters to the Editor, c/oOC Weekly, 1666 N. Main St., Ste. 500, Santa Ana, CA 92701. Or fax to (714) 550-5908. CHOW DOWN I had the good fortune to attend t...

    on April 8, 2004
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    Let Us Prey - Despite recent conviction, critics say the DA goes easy on child-molesting priests

    Illustration by Bob AulWhen Judge Richard W. Stanford sent Father Gerardo Tanilong to prison last week, it was very nearly a first for Orange County. Tanilong, who most recently served at Our Lady of Guadalupe in Santa Ana's Delhi barrio, had plea...

    by GUSTAVO ARELLANO on April 8, 2004
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    Burning Bush - The presidents conservative critics

    Illustration by Bob AulSpeaking to Salon.com's Michelle Goldberg and Paul J. Caffera, Senator Jim Jeffords of Vermont described his reasons for leaving the Republican Party in 2001 as "deeply personal and one of the most difficult decisions I have e...

    on April 8, 2004
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    Wake Up, White People! - Jew-baiting unites the kids at Saddleback College anti-racist event

    Photo by Nick SchouMission Viejo's Saddleback College is already infamous as the only California community college that can claim it once had a board president who was a Holocaust-denying high school history teacher--that'd be Steven J. Frogue. So i...

    by Nick Schou on April 8, 2004
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    Eight Days

    Thurs/April 8 I am bored with Thursdays. Go to your neighborhood bar (if you don't have one, go to Father's in Santa Ana), and have some drinks. Tell 'em I sent you and tip like a pro. Okay? Okay. Fri I went to a wedding last year that was so very ...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on April 8, 2004
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    Diary of a Mad County - Diary of a Mad County

    Wednesday, MARCH 31. Southern Living Magazine issues the best email alert of all time: "Please DO NOT USE the Icebox Rolls recipe. Combining the water and shortening as described in the recipe may cause the mixture to ignite, is extremely dangerous,...

    by TODD MATHEWS on April 8, 2004
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    To Protect and Swerve - Whats the deal with Sheriffs Deputy Joe Balicki and Latinos in cars?

    During his life, Roberto "Pino" Peralez made terrible mistakes, but his last one was fatal: on April 16, 2003, he got out of bed early. At 6:30 a.m. that day, the 69-year-old Stanton grandfather who'd been addicted to heroin since 1945 drove his b...

    by R. Scott Moxley on April 8, 2004
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    Little Beach House

    Photo by Jeanne RiceLaguna Beach: Detached studio bungalow in six-unit court Occupants: Stephanie Rezentes and Ty Stewart Rent: $850 per month The closer I get to Laguna Beach, the newer everything becomes: Condos, beach houses, movie theaters, ...

    by THEO DOUGLAS on April 1, 2004
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    Etheridgicity! - Bonus: All the dives we love to love!

    Photo by Tenaya HillsIt's been a fascinating time to lounge about in my manse and watch C-Span, and that's just what I did last week, when I left you in the hands of Clubbed!'s Mary Reilly, or as I like to call her, Eve Harrington. I think she'll be...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on April 1, 2004
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    Diary of a Mad County

    March 24 The hits keep coming for deposed Sheriff's Department strongman George Jaramillo, who a couple of weeks ago was riding high and now has been stripped of his job and $135,000 salary. Now, I don't pay attention to anything that doesn't come w...

    by Steve Lowery on April 1, 2004
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    El Sombrero Plaza Dulceria - This Hole-In-The-Wall Life

    Photo by Tenaya HillsMy gabacho friends deride Mexican candy as little more than bizarre fruits coated with chile powder. But I take no offense--hell, I nod in agreement. Combining sugar with spice is hard-wired into the Mexican soul, dating back at...

    on April 1, 2004
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    Photo Finished

    Illustration by Bob AulI was enjoying a nice dinner with my wife and five-month-old daughter at a restaurant in Costa Mesa. After ordering, I went to the men's room. To avoid soaking the ends of my cargo shorts in urine, I removed the heaviest item ...

    by ANONYMOUS on April 1, 2004
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    Eight Days

    Thurs/April 1Two new bodies--heh heh--of work by the incessantly name-dropped Tyler Stallings. Once we were all making shadow puppets in front of a projector whose slides had run out, and Tyler pretended his finger was his weenus. It was funny. Anyw...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on April 1, 2004
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