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    Greener Pastures

    Over the years, OC Weekly and the Darnel Squad--which eschews shaving, cosmetics, antiperspirant, deodorant soaps and daily showering--have enjoyed a sort of love-to-mock/hate relationship. When a Darnel Squad meeting announcement did not appear in ...

    by Matt Coker on June 3, 1999
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    Summer Beach & Beer Guide

    A DAY AT THE (NUDE) BEACH Whenever I go to the beach, I get the urge to rip off my clothing. It's not that I'm an exhibitionist--I just hate swimsuits. One-pieces make me look unshapely. Bikinis are worse, squeezing my skin until it looks like a J...

    on June 3, 1999
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    Summer Beach & Beer Guide

    Maybe you're assuming that our Beach & Beer Guide will provide you with tips for sneaking a few brews onto the seashore. Maybe you're hoping that our Beach & Beer Guide will regale you with funny stories of inebriation that all end up with somebody ...

    on June 3, 1999
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    Surf More - And use a kook cord!

    Photo by Jeanne RiceBob Nealy revolutionized surfing--or bastardized it, for you hardcores--but doesn't hire surfers. Surfers are terrific people, he says, wonderful customers--some of his best friends are surfers, really--but surfers like to surf. ...

    by NAN PLATTO on June 3, 1999
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    A Gray Area - OC judge is wild card in Citizens Drug Inquiry

    In August 1996, San Jose Mercury News reporter Gary Webb broke his famous "Dark Alliance" story, exposing the 1980s exploits of a gang of coke-dealing, CIA-connected Nicaraguan contras. When the story set off a firestorm of controversy in the Africa...

    by Nick Schou on June 3, 1999
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    Carona Lite

    The county's most powerful public official is the sheriff-coroner, a job that comes with 3,000 employees, a massive $388 million annual budget, thousands of high-tech weapons, helicopters, a jail and a highly secretive intelligence unit. Nowadays,...

    by R. Scott Moxley on June 3, 1999
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    Trout Mess Replica - Endangered trout may block toll road

    Photo by Keith May"A flash of silvery light in the current, a streak of disappearing line in a pool, a leap so powerful it strips your reel to the backing." --from Clark C. Van Fleet's Steelhead to a Fly That's how Van Fleet described the elusive...

    by ANTHONY PIGNATARO on June 3, 1999
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    Testilying - Video embarrasses DA, Newport cops

    "The more you hung out with other cops, the more inbred you became, believing that anyone who is not a cop was a son-of-a-bitch." --former LAPD Chief Daryl Gates in his autobiography,Chief Police sometimes lie during investigations. That much was e...

    by R. Scott Moxley on June 3, 1999
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    Kicked in the Balkans

    Photo by Jeanne RiceThe first clue that the Kosovo conflict isn't your father's European war came on May 12, when 15 folks from Irvine, Tustin, Fullerton, La Habra and Newport Beach gathered for a "yogic flying" demonstration at the Orange County Tr...

    by Matt Coker on May 27, 1999
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    Everybody Must Get Hestoned - Charlton Heston on the Web

    Art by Bob AulEARLIER THIS DECADE, WHILE PERFORMING standup comedy in all the usual low-end outlets, I developed a routine tracing the evolution of Charlton Heston's film persona, slightly. The routine's key determinant was the patient, Hestonian re...

    by DAVE SHULMAN on May 27, 1999
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    Scorecard

    SPEAKING OF HEROESGene Sarazen died last week at the age of 97. Let's hope he'll find some peace in death, a peace he never found while alive. I never met the man, but I met more than a few people who claimed to have sparked up a doobie with him. "T...

    by Steve Lowery on May 27, 1999
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    Interim Misuse - El Toro Airport Watch No. 107

    July 4 was supposed to be something special for county officials, the day on which they would see the first commercial cargo flight at El Toro. If all went according to plan, just 48 hours would pass between the last Marine marching off the base and...

    by ANTHONY PIGNATARO on May 27, 1999
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    Danas Point - Can a Times columnist save Arthur Carmona?

    British historian Charles Mackay's Memoirs of Extraordinary Popular Delusions recounted the story of Robinson, a boy who told authorities in 1634 that he had witnessed a hound metamorphose into Mother Dickenson, a neighbor. Robinson--who had been ur...

    by R. Scott Moxley on May 27, 1999
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    Letters

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    on May 27, 1999
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    Lock Our Asses Up! - And hey! Why not free Ireland while youre at it?

    Photo by Jack GouldIf there's one thing we love more than an Irish bartender softly cooing our name, it's political speeches. Still, we weren't expecting television's Robert Blake--best-known as the cockatoo-wielding Baretta--to bring tears to our e...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on May 27, 1999
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    Kill Your Idols - But let them play until they embarrass themselves first

    Who among us didn't get choked up while watching the news from Colorado several weeks ago? The tears flowing, the sentences that trailed off, the disbelief that this was actually happening. But it did happen. John Elway retired from the Denver B...

    by Steve Lowery on May 27, 1999
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    Club Dead - Did a drug bust kill Metropolis?

    Photo by Heather SwaimOrange County officialdom's war on clubs claimed more territory when the Irvine nightclub Metropolis fell on May 3. Though early reports suggested the club folded after a dispute with landlord Irvine Co., there's evidence that ...

    on May 27, 1999
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    Manufacturing Fear - No school shootings, few guns: Why are OC parents scared?

    In a surreal and tragic two weeks, Orange County's press relentlessly whipped up terror that Littleton-style school slaughter perpetrated by dark-side fuzzy-lipped gunboys brandishing heavy steel "could happen here" (even though none had) and then w...

    by MIKE MALES on May 27, 1999
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    The Faggot Factor - The chickens came home to roost at Columbine High

    Art by Bob AulWhen Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold opened fire in their high school on April 20, they couldn't have imagined how many people would benefit. For some of the students who survived, it was a chance to perform in the biggest media circus s...

    by RICHARD GOLDSTEIN on May 27, 1999
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    Ass Fault - County officials pave over the true source of toll-road funding: You

    Photo by Coral WilsonThroughout the 1980s and early 1990s, Transportation Corridor Agencies (TCA) officials said private interests--drivers, developers and Wall Street bondholders--would pay for the road. Which may explain why some people wandering ...

    by ANTHONY PIGNATARO on May 27, 1999
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