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    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 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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    Cracks Back - Or perhaps it never really left

    Photo by Jack GouldThis was the day we were going to score. Ricky was waiting toward the back of the Burger King; he's a small, nervous guy in a coat that's two sizes too big, with his feet up on the opposite bench, keeping time. His gas can was on ...

    by BOB EMMERS on May 27, 1999
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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 May 20, 1999
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    Extreme Madness - Wasting away again in Margaritaville

    Photo by Jeanne RiceWe abstained from the mai tais being served at Quiksilver's Boardriderz Club on May 6 mostly because we were stuck in traffic while they were being poured, but also because we were feeling a bit ghastly after the previous evening...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on May 20, 1999
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    Boredom Is Exciting - Nerdman stars in his own Truman Show

    The latest buzzword on the Internet, apart from the phrase "destroying our nation's youth," is "privacy." The U.S. Department of Commerce-in response to complaints from the European Union, which takes privacy more seriously than we do-has just propo...

    by WYN HILTY on May 20, 1999
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    The Six-Figure Club - El Toro Watch No. 106

    There's only one thing in county government that changes more than its plans for the proposed El Toro International Airport: the El Toro planning office itself. Employing the Nelson Communications Group to spin the airport didn't work-people still d...

    by ANTHONY PIGNATARO on May 20, 1999
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    He's Back

    From the comforts of his monumental Virginia estate, Bob Dornan has once again fired up his voracious political fund-raising operation, hinting that Orange County hasn't seen the last of the bitter, defeated ex-congressman who was annihilated by Lor...

    by R. Scott Moxley on May 20, 1999
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    Don't Panic, Drink Organic

    Many who survived last year's Hurricane Mitch believed they were witnesses to the end of the world. In less than a week in October 1998, the hurricane dumped 5 feet of rain on Central America. Water quickly rose above riverbanks and around people's ...

    by Matt Coker on May 20, 1999
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    Hey, Kuehl Aid! - OC Board of Education torpedoes protection of gay students

    The California Education Code-law for the state's 999 public school districts serving nearly 6 million students-was designed to ensure equal access to quality education for all: black, Hispanic, white, rich, poor, male, female, straight, gay, Muslim...

    by TIM MELTREGER on May 20, 1999
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    Off Tran's Case - Republican DA plays partisan politics in Little Saigon

    Video footage of the March rallies in Little Saigon shows Orange County District Attorney Anthony Rackauckas encouraged anti-communists to continue protesting against Westminster storeowner Truong Van Tran, the man Rackauckas' office is prosecuting ...

    by DANIEL C. TSANG on May 20, 1999
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    Sympathy for the Devil - The Register's upside-down campaign for sprawl

    In a March 28 defense of uncontrolled real-estate development, Orange County Register editorial writer Steven Greenhut featured an "unapologetic" Ray Watson, millionaire vice chairman of the Irvine Company, the county's most insatiable developer. Wa...

    by R. Scott Moxley on May 20, 1999
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    Pet Hell - Somebody please put the county's animal shelter out of its misery

    Photo by Keith MayA grieving family once showed up at the Orange County Animal Shelter in Orange with a dead pet. It was a Sunday, and the shelter was closed to the public. They picked up the intercom at the front gate and spoke with a shelter worke...

    by BOB EMMERS on May 20, 1999
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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 corresponde...

    on May 13, 1999
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    All You Got to Do Is Act Naturally - A trip to country's real home: Bakersfield

    Photo by Jack GouldWell, I hope you'll come and see me in the movies," Buck Owens sang. "They're gonna make a big star out of me." And they did. And scrappy Buck made good and bought some radio and TV stations. And Buck lost some of his tongue to ca...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on May 13, 1999
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