<< Previous Page  |  1  |  ...  |  335  |  ...  |  670  |  ...  |  1005  |  ...  |  1174  |  1175  |  1176  |  ...  |  1340  |  ...  |  1342  |  Next Page >> 23481 - 23500 of 26822

  • Article

    The Suburban Rasputin - Wally George, 1932-2003

    Photo by Tenaya HillsThe last time I saw Wally George, he was gliding gingerly across a dance floor, microphone in hand, golden-throating "Kansas City" to a bar dotted with jowly old men and an acned kid in a Black Flag shirt, and I thought to mysel...

    by Chris Ziegler on October 16, 2003
  • Article

    Million-Dollar Munchikins - How a councilwomans taxpayer-funded multiple childbirth complicated HBs budget crisis

    Photo by Jack GouldHuntington Beach City Council members aren't in the job for the money: as part-time Surf City employees, their salaries are set at only $175 per month each. But they may be attracted to the handsome medical benefits that come with...

    by Nick Schou on October 16, 2003
  • Article

    Total Recoil - The recall movies over. Now what?

    Photos by James BunoanYou know that sci-fi film Event Horizon, in which a rescue crew boards a dimension-hopping spacecraft that had gone missing, only to find that it had sojourned through hell and they were all doomed to descend into inchoate bloo...

    by JIM WASHBURN on October 16, 2003
  • Article

    You Wanna See Some Real Terror? - The travails of Hummercide suspect Josh Connole

    Photo by Jack GouldThe reason terrorists are called terrorists is their acts cause terror, right? So tell me which is more terrifying: some lunkheads spraying graffiti on vehicles and torching a few on a deserted lot, or armed men dragging you off a...

    by JIM WASHBURN on October 9, 2003
  • Article

    The Angels Go On to a Better Place

    Photo by Rebecca SchoenkopfIt wasn't quite the bang it was a year ago--but then, what ever is? You remember last year? That improbable movie script of a season, in which the Little Team That Could did, spurred on by valiant fans making lots of noi...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on October 9, 2003
  • Article

    Spy the Friendly Skies

    It seems that every JetBlue passenger you talk to has nothing but good things to say about the Long Beach-based air carrier known for cut-rate fares, TV screens at every seat and a bring-your-own-food policy. Little do these rubes know that their pe...

    by Matt Coker on October 9, 2003
  • Article

    Illegal Immigrants vs. College Students - Who lives the better life?

    Kristen Scott, a 21-year-old in blond dreadlocks and a "Mommy's Little Monster" T-shirt, said she was sick and tired of illegal immigrants from Mexico getting special treatment, including junior college admission and tuition aid. "They break the law...

    by GUSTAVO ARELLANO on October 9, 2003
  • Article

    Pigment of Imagination

    Illustration by Bob AulTo the dark-skinned teenage Chicano wearing the Confederate flag-emblazoned jacket: I wasn't looking for a fight. I just wanted to know why you would wear the Stars and Bars to a Chicano punk show. I wasn't trying to embarrass...

    by ANONYMOUS on October 9, 2003
  • Article

    Letters

    Letters may be edited for clarity and length. E-mail to letters@ocweekly.com, fax to (714) 708-8410 or send to Letters to the Editor, c/oOC Weekly, P.O. Box 10788, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-0247. WASTED Rebecca Schoenkopf captured the absurdity of th...

    on October 9, 2003
  • Article

    Who the Hell is Roy D. DePaul? - And how did he wind up overseeing Old Town Placentias massive redevelopment?

    Photo by Gustavo ArellanoIt took about two hours for Roy D. DePaul to finally lose it. Hundreds of Placentia residents had gathered for a Sept. 18 meeting in which the all-white Placentia City Council unveiled their ambitious plans for Old Town Pl...

    on October 9, 2003
  • Article

    Ballot Pox - Stan Stathams revenge

    Illustration by Bob AulThe recall ends as it began, with a piece of paper that could help undermine democracy in California, a Republican with a dubious background briefly occupying center stage, and Tom McClintock not standing a chance of being ele...

    by PAUL BRENNAN on October 9, 2003
  • Article

    Zapped! - OC manufacturer says Edisons demand for $31,000 deposit is extortion

    Photo by James BunoanIn the middle of a high-profile Republican-inspired debate about California's sour business environment, Southern California Edison, a Republican-controlled company with lucrative electric monopoly rights granted by the state of...

    by R. Scott Moxley on October 9, 2003
  • Article

    Mediator Man - John Biancardi sticks to the middle as he helps couples split

    Photo by Jeannie RiceDivorce is very hot these days with first marriages flopping at a 50 percent rate and second unions going down at 54 percent. About the only thing failing more consistently are fondue restaurants and third marriages, which take ...

    by Steve Lowery on October 9, 2003
  • Article

    The Case for Governor Tom McClintock - Why progressives should vote for the most conservative candidate in the race to replace Gray Davis

    Three weeks before the Oct. 7 gubernatorial recall election, state Senator Tom McClintock stood outside the Irvine Transportation Center and told reporters why he should replace Governor Gray Davis. Standing at a makeshift podium, his demeanor seeme...

    by R. Scott Moxley on October 9, 2003
  • Article

    Anarchy in the C.M.

    Photo by James BunoanCosta Mesa City Council on Sept. 15 votes to accept $652 from the California Office of Homeland Security to foot the bill for city copswho protected South Coast Plazafrom rioting or terrorist attacks on the first night of the mo...

    by Matt Coker on October 2, 2003
  • Article

    Paging John Ashcroft - White kids on dope!

    Photo by Rebecca SchoenkopfSay you happen to be at a wedding so Republican that Karen Hughes, the woman who gave us George W. Bush, has flown in from Texas to give one of the readings. (From the Book of Ruth, actually, one of my faves--you know, "Wh...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on October 2, 2003
  • Article

    Gansta Killa

    Illustration by Bob AulYou: the intoxicated loser in the back seat of your buddy's parked car on a side street in Huntington Beach, yelling at me and my friend as we walked past. Me: the young brunette in the red-plaid bathing suit, trying to igno...

    by ANONYMOUS on October 2, 2003
  • Article

    George Bushs Joint - Rebecca Schoenkopf takes on the presidents drug war

    Ivan SalazarGeorge Bush's Joint Rebecca Schoenkopf takes on the president's drug war Marijuana can be addictive. Marijuana isn't great for learning or short-term memory. Marijuana's not the best thing for children--the best things for children a...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on October 2, 2003
  • Article

    Letters

    Letters may be edited for clarity and length Letters may be edited for clarity and length. E-mail to letters@ocweekly.com, fax to (714) 708-8410 or send to Letters to the Editor, c/oOC Weekly, P.O. Box 10788, Costa Mesa, CA 92627-0247. JOCK SHOCK ...

    on October 2, 2003
  • Article

    Night Shtick - Club promoters say HB cops drove them out of the city

    Photo By Jeanne RiceThe city of Huntington Beach says it wants to become one of Orange County's top tourist destinations. But club life? Forget it. That's what two of Orange County's most respected nightclub promoters say. Altan Aksu and Daniel Pa...

    by ANDREW ASCH on October 2, 2003
<< Previous Page  |  1  |  ...  |  335  |  ...  |  670  |  ...  |  1005  |  ...  |  1174  |  1175  |  1176  |  ...  |  1340  |  ...  |  1342  |  Next Page >> 23481 - 23500 of 26822
Loading...