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    When a Conflict of Interest Isn't But Should Be: The Carlos Bustamante Story

    First of three parts... There are political hacks, and then there is SanTana councilmember Carlos Bustamante, the Orange County Republican Party's Great Brown Hope and a man who seemingly never met a political donation he didn't accept and subseque...

    @ Navel Gazing by Gustavo Arellano on January 6, 2008 @ 12:38 pm
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    Another Santa Ana Councilmember With Conflict - of - Influenza?

    *Updated, with new info on the bottom... Earlier, we discussed the developmental gerrymandering that seemingly allows SanTana mayor Miguel Pulido and councilmember Vince Sarmiento to vote on the city's Renaissance Specific Plan (RSP), the controvers...

    @ Navel Gazing by Gustavo Arellano on January 4, 2008 @ 9:27 pm
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    Newport Beach Wants More Wayne

    As impressive as the statue of John Wayne is at Santa Ana airport, I've always preferred the one of the Duke on horseback in front of the Larry Flynt building in Los Angeles. Some might say that having a conservative icon adorning the building of a n...

    @ Navel Gazing by Luke Y. Thompson on January 4, 2008 @ 5:50 pm
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    Hugh Hewitt and His "Attempted Coup"

    Nothing is more schadenfreude than seeing a self-righteous loudmouth get schooled, and that's what's happening with Hugh Hewitt as we speak. His guy Mitt Romney lost the Iowa caucus yesterday despite spending mucho dinero. Baby Hughie will be on the ...

    @ Navel Gazing by Gustavo Arellano on January 4, 2008 @ 2:49 pm
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    Is Martin Millard Running for Costa Mesa City Council?

    To the lower right of this post, you'll see a couple of Orange County blogs. It's just a smattering--indeed, we host more than our share of idiots. And few are worse than infamous Costa Mesa racialist Martin Millard. We can never tell exactly what M...

    @ Navel Gazing by Gustavo Arellano on January 4, 2008 @ 8:04 am
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    So you wanna be a foreign correspondent. . .

    Journalists aren't winning any popularity contests these days. Reporters Without Borders released its annual Press Freedom Round-up Wednesday with the following boldfaced title: 86 journalists killed in 2007 - up 244% over five years!!! (Exclamation...

    @ Navel Gazing by Janine Kahn on January 4, 2008 @ 7:52 am
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    To Do Tonight: 01/04

    RAY BUSH AND THE BBC JAZZ BAND 8 p.m. These old chaps seriously know their jazz. Bonus: Boddingtons on tap. The Olde Ship British Pub, 1120 W. 17th St., Santa Ana, (714) 550-6700 SWING DANCE LESSONS 7:45 p.m. Unleash your inner swinger with a one ho...

    @ Navel Gazing by Erin DeWitt on January 4, 2008 @ 6:00 am
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    One Missed Opportunity

    ONE MISSED CALL, based on a Japanese movie I've never seen that was in turn based upon a Japanese novel I never read, is unfortunately not a movie I will wholeheartedly recommend. It has moments, and gets very close to being something worthwhile, but...

    @ Navel Gazing by Luke Y. Thompson on January 4, 2008 @ 2:41 am
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    Iowa Results: A Victory for Chuck Norris

    So Barack Obama and Mike Huckabee won Iowa. As of 10:30 pm Eastern time and according to CNN projections, Obama picked up 38% of the Democratic vote while Clinton and Edwards each got about 29%. Meanwhile, Huckabee apparently cleaned up with 34% (alt...

    @ Navel Gazing by Alex Brant-Zawadzki on January 3, 2008 @ 7:41 pm
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    Village Voice Media Film Poll 2007

    Our sister publications LA Weekly and Village Voice just published their annual, massive film critics' poll for 2007, which includes 102 of the nation's critics, some of whom you know and some you don't, though all of the critics you regularly read i...

    @ Navel Gazing by Luke Y. Thompson on January 3, 2008 @ 2:02 pm
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    Remembering OC's Black-Hating Ways

    While researching my fall book on Orange County history, I've come across some fun facts. Did you know, for instance, that we had more than our share of sundown towns, those wonderful municipalities that didn't allow African-Americans to remain in to...

    @ Navel Gazing by Gustavo Arellano on January 3, 2008 @ 10:36 am
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    Poorman, Warts and All

    As mentioned in today's news section, Jim "The Poorman" Trenton and KDOC have parted ways, in a dispute over controversial advertising. The station says he refused to get more mainstream sponsors; Trenton says they didn't give him enough time. Trent...

    @ Navel Gazing by Luke Y. Thompson on January 3, 2008 @ 6:36 am
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    To Do Tonight: 01/03

    MARK LIDDELL AND THE WILDCATS, 8 p.m. A little west coast country, anyone? Renaissance Dana Point, 24701 Del Prado, Dana Point, (949) 661-6003 SANDSTONE GALLERY OPENING RECEPTION, 6 P.M. Take in some culture with art from Howard Hitchcock, Annie Dun...

    @ Navel Gazing by Erin DeWitt on January 3, 2008 @ 5:40 am
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    The "Real" Housewives of Orange County

    This week, all the housewives go on vacation. Some take a vacation from their homes or their problems, and others, from their boobs. It seems that Tamra, the self-proclaimed "hottest housewife" has grown tired of her magnum-sized breast implants and...

    @ Navel Gazing by Amanda Parsons on January 2, 2008 @ 9:23 pm
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    Top Ten Kicks In The Sack

    I'm spending some time planting trees in the Sonoran Desert next week. Why? Because I fucking hate trees, man. So we're gonna plant 'em in the desert. Screw with 'em. I kid. The Environmental Law Caucus is working with the Sonoran Institute (pals of...

    @ Navel Gazing by Alex Brant-Zawadzki on January 2, 2008 @ 9:13 pm
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    The Mexican is IN, Sex is OUT

    From LA Observed: Gustavo's Ask A Mexican column is in this year, while Miss Manners is out - according to Hank Stuever at the Washington Post. Also on The List: OUT: Pinkberry; IN: Vita Coco OUT: Sex; IN: Naps OUT: Meerkats; IN: Squirrels OUT: "W...

    @ Navel Gazing by Janine Kahn on January 2, 2008 @ 10:07 am
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    To Do Tonight - 01/02

    ELVIS AT THE CONTINENTAL ROOM, 9 pm The holidays are gone, but the King and his impersonators are forever. The Continental Room, 115 W. Santa Fe. Ave., Fullerton SOCIAL DISTORTION WITH ANGEL CITY OUTCASTS, 7:30 pm If you didn't catch 'em last night,...

    @ Navel Gazing by Janine Kahn on January 2, 2008 @ 8:19 am
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    Dodgers Discrimination During Rose Parade?

    While enjoying Mami's amazing pozole this morning and seeing the Tournament of Roses parade rebroadcast on KTLA-TV Channel 5, my parents pointed out something interesting. When the Los Angeles Dodgers' float passed by, the camera cut between differen...

    @ Navel Gazing by Gustavo Arellano on January 1, 2008 @ 8:36 pm
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    NEWS FLASH: Mechanics are crooked

    As dutifully chronicled by the unoverestimatable R. Scott Moxley (A Tale of Two Tapes), 2007 saw a nail driven into the coffin of Sheriff Michael Carona's political career, not to mention his testicles. When the LA Times is publishing pictures of you...

    @ Navel Gazing by Alex Brant-Zawadzki on January 1, 2008 @ 1:53 pm
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    Letters From OC Weekly Readers

    'I'll be damned if my innocent baby is going to sport anything that screams, "Look at my ass!"' Letters may be edited for clarity and length. E-mail to letters@ocweekly.com, or mail to Letters to the Editor, c/o OC Weekly, 1666 N. Main St., Ste....

    by STAFF on April 17, 2008
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