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    Show Stopper - It's two, two, two weeks in one as Clockwork plays catch-up after the hiatus brought on by last week's boffo Best of OC issue.

    Pity Jay Kim. In March, the congressman (R-Diamond Bar) was sentenced to a year's probation, 200 hours of community service, a $5,000 fine and two months' home detention after pleading guilty to accepting more than $250,000 in illegal campaign donat...

    by Matt Coker on October 29, 1998
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    If He Only Had a Brain - Stupid is as Jim Silva does

    On Oct. 6, the Orange County Board of Supervisors faced a critical question: How much power should be surrendered to Jan Mittermeier, the non-elected county CEO? Mittermeier-whose chief benefactors are real-estate developers and government contracto...

    by R. Scott Moxley on October 29, 1998
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    Letters

    Contact us via voice mail at (714) 825-8432, or by e-mail: letters@ocweekly.com. Or write to Letters to the Editor, OC Weekly, P.O. Box 10788, Costa Mesa, CA 92627. Or fax: (714) 708-8410. Letters may be edited for clarity and length. All correspond...

    on October 15, 1998
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    Sexual Heaving - Old flames, penis sheaths and Apaches lifting my dress

    There wasn't a single item last week about my love life. However did you survive?On Saturday, I took the boy I was engaged to for a day six months ago to a gala benefit at the Bowers Museum of Cultural Art for the grand opening of "Treasures From th...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on October 15, 1998
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    Take Me Online to the Ballgame - Angels fans fight to the inevitable end

    When you think of perennial loser teams, the first name that leaps to mind is usually the Chicago Cubs. The Cubs are the Mr. Magoo of professional baseball, bumbling their way through decades of shameful performances, occasionally coming close to vi...

    by WYN HILTY on October 15, 1998
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    Confessions of a Lawn Killer - Parting with the suburban icon is such sweet sorrow

    "A child said, What is the grass? fetching it to me with full hands. "How could I answer the child? I do not know what it is any more than he. "I guess it must be the flag of my disposition, out of hopeful green stuff woven."-Walt Whitman "Leaves...

    by DAVE WIELENGA on October 15, 1998
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    Sanchez vs. Dornan - The Rematch

    Two years ago, Democrat Loretta Sanchez came out of nowhere to upset then Republican congressman-for-life Bob Dornan by 984 votes--less than a measly 1 percent of the vote. These days, official polls confidently predict that Sanchez will stomp Dorna...

    by R. Scott Moxley on October 15, 1998
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    Letters

    Contact us via voice mail at (714) 825-8432, or by e-mail: letters@ocweekly.com. Or write to Letters to the Editor, OC Weekly, P.O. Box 10788, Costa Mesa, CA 92627. Or fax: (714) 708-8410. Letters may be edited for clarity and length. All correspond...

    on October 8, 1998
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    'YOU'RE A SCUMBAG!' - Bob Dornan brings out the worst in me

    Shortly after I moved late last year, my new next-door neighbors - a particularly sweet elderly couple named Phil and Phyliss - wanted to see the newspaper I write for, but I was sheepish about it (they being older, white Orange Countians). I delaye...

    by BUDDY SEIGAL on October 8, 1998
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    The Straight Guy at the Gay Pool Party - And other tales from the political season

    Would-be governor Gray Davis entered UAW Local 250 Union Hall in Gardena on Saturday like a boxer. The swelling music-imagine the theme from Rocky multiplied by the theme from Chariots of Fire-tugged our cheering emotions as reliably as the bell tug...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on October 8, 1998
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    They Live! - Nixon symps seize on Clinton sex romp as evidence that Dick was a good guy!

    An open letter to hope, Arkansas: I feel your pain. Six years ago, you were on top of the world. Your hometown boy had snagged the biggest peach on the tree, the highest aspiration of all American citizens (at least the white male ones). He was Pres...

    by WYN HILTY on October 8, 1998
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    What Happened?

    Members of Santa Ana's Latino community-outraged over a police shooting that left an unarmed stolen-car suspect dead-demanded answers from the City Council on Sept. 21. Jose Manuel Campos was allegedly trying to flee in a stolen car on Sept. 7 when ...

    by Matt Coker on October 8, 1998
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    Ron Packard, Military Whore - Beneath the South County Congressman's Mr. Vanilla exterior beats the heart of an old-fashioned, log-rolling, back-scratching, pork barreling special-interest pol

    Recall for a moment one of the Vietnam era's most horrifying images: a Vietnamese girl-pre-adolescent diminutive-eyes slits of terror, mouth frozen midscream. She's running naked on the wet road from her village. Behind her, trees burn like torches;...

    by Matt Coker on October 8, 1998
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    Letters

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    on October 1, 1998
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    WWCGD? - What would Commie Girl do?

    I live for Christian Dior. A gala reception at the South Coast Plaza store on Sept. 17 was so filled with champagne and luscious human props ("So, how does it feel to be a human prop?" "It feels great!") that the marvelousness of it all was simply t...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on October 1, 1998
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    Out of Sight

    The California Supreme Court ruled on July 16 that grand jury testimony about Merrill Lynch & Co.'s involvement in Orange County's 1994 financial shit storm-the largest municipal bankruptcy in U.S. history-will remain sealed for perhaps another year...

    by Matt Coker on October 1, 1998
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    GOP Smutmongers - When you wish upon a Starr report

    The first attempt to raise my consciousness about Internet pornography took place many moons ago at a tony Newport Beach restaurant with a crowd of laminated Newport Beach ladies. They dined on salads and fresh-fruit meringues while casting covetous...

    by WYN HILTY on October 1, 1998
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    Knock 'Em Down - Our 15 favorite places OC developers have missed

    Developers have made life better for everyone in Orange County-this is beyond dispute. The toll roads they've bestowed not only allow us access to spectacular vistas but also the ability to revel in them at 70 mph, listening to an Aerosmith CD.Where...

    on October 1, 1998
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    Letters

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    on September 24, 1998
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    Baby Hunger - Tick, tick, tick goes Dave's biological clock

    Mr. Barton . . . you're pregnant."The doctor looks a little like George Clooney and Noah Wyle, as if somebody cut up photos of their faces and taped them together. Something flutters inside of me, kicks hard. My hands slide over the swollen expanse ...

    by Dave Barton on September 24, 1998
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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 >>

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