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    Now Fear This

    Spun through the gears of Bush's PR juggernaut, Saddam Hussein becomes the subhuman demon incarnate. Saddam will terrorize us--and not just our troops, but also our civilians. He, or the terrorists he shelters in Iraq, will wipe out our cities with ...

    by JAMES RIDGEWAY on September 12, 2002
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    Learn or Burn - Why education really matters

    Do we ever learn? I, for example, know I can't heedlessly consume sports beverages, the ones that essentially replace your white and red blood cells with sugar and caffeine molecules. A frosty eight-ounce can gives me a jittery lift that helps me fo...

    by JIM WASHBURN on September 12, 2002
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    American Girl - Screw Cheneyland! Homes where bold types dwell

    Photo by James BunoanYou know what they say: Wyoming is for lovers. No? That's Virginia? Oh, that's right: Wyoming is for bigots. During my fabulous summer trek throughout the western United States and the tackier parts of Canada, I had not one bu...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on September 12, 2002
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    Diary of a Mad County

    SATURDAY, Aug. 24 Five days before the cover of OC Weekly shows a gentleman pulling a bag of pills out of his crotch to depict the manner in which one smuggler successfully sneaks prescription drugs out of Mexico (Jerome Weir's "Confessions of a Pre...

    by Matt Coker on September 12, 2002
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    Picking a Fight - Braceros want whats theirs

    Photo by James BunoanEzequiel Acevedo wants you to know he and his friends are not extortionists. "We're not asking for what's not ours," the ex-farmworker tells me as he marches outside the Santa Ana Mexican Consulate. "If we did that, that wouldn'...

    on September 12, 2002
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    Internal Affair - The ex-cop, the ex-fiance and the X-rated video

    Photo by James BunoanAs an involuntary porn star, John Nelissen hasn't done badly, earning $15,000 for just one video role. Of course, he also sacrificed his career as a cop. Nelissen's appearance in a tape, now locked in the offices of county i...

    by Nick Schou on September 12, 2002
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    William Millionaire Plaschke - While pounding millionaire baseball players, the Times columnist cashed checks from MLB owners

    Illustration by Bob AulEverybody is entitled to their overbaked opinions, but Los Angeles Times sports columnist Bill Plaschke gets paid handsomely to spew his hot-and-bother. Not that Plaschke doesn't earn that money--most recently with his ranting...

    by DAVE WIELENGA on September 12, 2002
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    Can We Sleep in Your Great Park? - Agran downsizes plan to turn military units into affordable housing

    Photo by Keith MayThree years ago, Irvine Mayor Larry Agran toured base housing at the abandoned Tustin and El Toro Marine Corps Air Stations and swiftly declared the county's plan to knock it down outrageous. Within the borders of the two bases wer...

    by Nick Schou on September 12, 2002
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    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 September 12, 2002
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    Rogue Statesman - Congressman Dana Rohrabachers absolutely crazy, quite possibly illegal back-channel chats with the villains of Sept. 11

    Photo courtesy Congressman Dana Rohrbacher "[Rohrabacher] says the Taliban are devout traditionalists--not terrorists or revolutionaries. He believes a Taliban takeover [of Afghanistan] would be a positive development." --Washington Report on Mi...

    by R. Scott Moxley on September 12, 2002
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    Food Fight

    Illustration by Bob AulEveryone warned against going to a restaurant on opening night. True to form, the Friday night launch of a little Chinese joint was a total clusterfuck. But I understand that restaurants need time to work out the kinks. What I...

    by ANONYMOUS on September 5, 2002
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    Picnic Power

    After a year off, the day-long This Ain't No Picnic alternative/indie/underground music fest has been resurrected and will return to its familiar Oak Canyon Ranch site at Irvine Lake on Oct. 5 for a third go-round (if you're reading this on Thursday...

    by Rich Kane on September 5, 2002
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    Diary of a Mad County

    MONDAY, Aug. 19 The Jew-hatin', Alta California reclamation-promotin' La Voz de Aztlan--which bills itself as a "totally independent news service"--announces that its website ranks among the top on the Internet, beating out most other Latino, Chican...

    by Matt Coker on September 5, 2002
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    Steven Hatfill's Big Idea

    So far, Dr. Steven Hatfill has gotten attention as the former army scientist named by John Ashcroft as a "person of interest" in last year's anthrax attacks. Less well-known are Hatfill's intriguing proposals for responding to a biowar assault in Am...

    by JAMES RIDGEWAY on September 5, 2002
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    One Gigante Mess - How a multibillion-dollar corporation played the victim and got its liquor license

    Photo by Gustavo ArellanoThere was a time when Amin David fancied himself the Carrie Nation of Anaheim. Take, for instance, the night of April 10, 2001, when the prominent Latino activist confronted his city's elementary school board over the issue ...

    by Gustavo Arellano on September 5, 2002
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    Political Theater - The best of the anti-Bush demonstration at St. Regis Monarch Beach Resort & Spa in Dana Point, Aug. 23, 2002

    Photo by Jack GouldPresident Bush came to town last week, hoping to accomplish two mutually exclusive goals: raise money for the gubernatorial campaign of Republican Bill Simon and avoid being photographed with the controversial Simon. Outside, abou...

    by ANDREW TONKOVICH on September 5, 2002
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    Flashes of Lunacy - DA says FU to GJ

    On Aug. 26, District Attorney Tony Rackauckas "went on the offensive" (according to the LA Times) and "fired back" (according to The Orange County Register) when he responded to the grand jury's June findings of prosecutorial incompetence, mismanage...

    by ANTHONY PIGNATARO on September 5, 2002
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    Waiting for Barbara Coe - CCIR picnics, activists eat French fries

    Photo by Gustavo ArellanoScott Keltic Knott and Matt Martnez sit underneath a willow tree in Ponderosa Park. Like most of Orange County's progressive community, they received the e-mail last week that "CCIR HAVING PICNIC IN ANAHIEM. LETS GET OUT TH...

    on September 5, 2002
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    Confessions of a Border-Jumping Drug Smuggler

    Waiting to cross the border into the United States with hundreds of pills in a plastic bag in my underpants, I sometimes wonder: What will happen if I'm caught this time? But not very often. Mainly I think about snorting OxyContin, about how tha...

    by JEROME WEIR on September 5, 2002
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    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 September 5, 2002
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