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    Friday's Headlines & Surprises: Excessive Force?

    Beached Whale: Read a novel years back with the premise that evil Chinese communist forces undermine the USA by increasing the illegal narcotics flow to our shores. It was a so-so book. But now we've got Zhenli Ye Gon, the 44-year-old Shanghai-born, ...

    @ Navel Gazing by R. Scott Moxley on July 27, 2007 @ 7:04 am
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    Comic-Con 2007: Barking Mad

    Dear Satan, what the hell happened to Clive Barker? I interviewed him a few years ago for our late sister-paper New Times LA, and found him charming, lucid, smart, fan-friendly -- everything you'd hope he would be. Today, I don't know what to make ...

    @ Navel Gazing by Luke Y. Thompson on July 27, 2007 @ 3:08 am
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    Comic-Con 2007: Of Paramount Disappointment, plus Jessica Alba and Peter Fonda

    Damn, the lines here suck. Used to be that Comic-Con got bigger every year, and they expanded the available space to fit. Then the space ran out, and stuff kept getting bigger anyway. I wait in line half an hour for the Paramount panel, and don't ev...

    @ Navel Gazing by Luke Y. Thompson on July 27, 2007 @ 2:34 am
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    Comic-Con 2007: Lost

    "Please do not ask them to read your scripts, your resume, give you a hug, father your child..." booms the MC, as the folks in a packed convention center ballroom wait for Lost's executive producers and podcast voiceover guys Damon Lindelof and Carlt...

    @ Navel Gazing by Janine Kahn on July 27, 2007 @ 2:08 am
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    Comic-Con 2007: Swag that Sucks

    NECA's exclusive He-Man mini-statue (see left). Horrible, sloppy paint job, and a sculpt that's sooooo ten years ago. I regret dropping 30 bucks on it. The King Leonidas exclusive looks okay though. Check that out over here. And see more excl...

    @ Navel Gazing by Luke Y. Thompson on July 26, 2007 @ 6:54 pm
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    Comic-Con 2007: Saw IV

    If you're gonna whine to me about "torture porn," don't read this. But if you're a Saw fan like me who wants to know what comes next, here's the scoop... Tobin Bell is back as Jigsaw. However, the character is really dead. Saw IV is not a prequel,...

    @ Navel Gazing by Luke Y. Thompson on July 26, 2007 @ 6:37 pm
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    Comic-Con 2007: Rant Rant Rant

    This Comic-Con thing is madness. Expensive madness. More so if you: A) manage to misplace your camera charger the morning you take off and end up delaying your trip to borrow another B) discover the con shuttle doesn't go anywhere remotely near your ...

    @ Navel Gazing by Janine Kahn on July 26, 2007 @ 5:32 pm
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    Comic-Con 2007: Day 1 Photos

    Costumes, booths and more from Comic-Con's first day. Click the image below to see more photos:

    @ Navel Gazing by Janine Kahn on July 26, 2007 @ 5:00 pm
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    OC Magazine Bought

    Emmis Publishing announced this morning that it has purchased Orange Coast Kommunications, Inc., publisher of 33-year-old Orange Coast magazine. This should be excellent news. Among it's media (radio, television, books and magazines) empire, Emmis o...

    @ Navel Gazing by R. Scott Moxley on July 26, 2007 @ 1:48 pm
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    Harald Martin and Me

    By now, ustedes have no doubt heard that the Anaheim Union High School District Board of Trustees recently appointed Harald Martin to fill a vacant seat. Martin, old-timers may recall, once compared himself to Zapatistas leader Subcomandante Marcos, ...

    @ Navel Gazing by Gustavo Arellano on July 26, 2007 @ 1:14 pm
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    Comic-Con 2007: Preview Night Photos

    We were there, and you weren't. So click the photo and check out our exclusive shots of Preview Night at the San Diego Comic-Con.

    @ Navel Gazing by Janine Kahn on July 26, 2007 @ 8:58 am
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    Thursday's Headlines & Surprises: Dirty Cop Sting

    It slices! It dices! It issues press releases! Members of the California GOP are proposing almost $1 billion in budget cuts for the poor, drug offender diversion programs and public transportation. They say it's the responsible thing to do and we bel...

    @ Navel Gazing by R. Scott Moxley on July 26, 2007 @ 7:29 am
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    Comic-Con 2007: The Beginning

    This is the real ghost train. San Diego, Wednesday night, downtown, after dark. All that's here is a smattering of oases of light, from cheap drug stores to greasy spoons offering a "really big Taco Plate" for $3.50. The streets, for now, are mostly...

    @ Navel Gazing by Luke Y. Thompson on July 26, 2007 @ 1:57 am
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    C'mon baby light my dryer!

    A blaring siren in my Costa Mesa neighborhood usually doesn't raise my eyebrow, but last night, as I hump home an armload of goods from Albertsons, a swarm of fire engines descending on my condo complex rouses my interest. When one of the trucks ente...

    @ Navel Gazing by Derek Olson on July 25, 2007 @ 3:44 pm
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    More Fallout from Anti-OC Weekly Article in The Nation

    On newstands now is what we wrote about last month: A Nation piece by UC Irvine professor Jon Wiener criticizing the Weekly's new ownership and the tumultuous turnover here earlier this year. Rumor has it the Nation will print a response by Weekly je...

    @ Navel Gazing by Gustavo Arellano on July 25, 2007 @ 1:46 pm
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    Context-Free Reportering Courtesy of the Register

    It's always a guilty pleasure to see a new Orange County Register reporter--usually fresh from college--write a story in which the guy (or cute gal) has no clue about what's in his face. The latest example occurred today, in a piece by one Sean Emery...

    @ Navel Gazing by Gustavo Arellano on July 25, 2007 @ 12:54 pm
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    Wednesday's Headlines & Surprises: Total Idiot

    What it takes to clean up your shit: Yesterday the Orange County Board of Supervisors approved a $2.3 million bond project in hopes of reducing the bacteria levels flowing onto San Clemente's notorious Poche Beach. The city will supply $500k. If hist...

    @ Navel Gazing by R. Scott Moxley on July 25, 2007 @ 7:23 am
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    Gershwin and All That Jazz: How Long Has This Been Going On?

    The name Gershwin brings back many fond memories for me as a child, hours spent drawing my favorite classic movie actors and actresses while listening to records with my grandma. So when I found out that the Pacific Symphony Orchestra was going to b...

    @ Navel Gazing by Leslie Agan on July 24, 2007 @ 9:19 pm
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    Independent Cinema Comes to Santa Ana

    As some readers may know, I occasionally dabble in acting and film-making, though I've only been paid for acting once, playing an evil American druglord in a Chinese movie called A Date in Paradise that, from what I understand, will likely never see ...

    @ Navel Gazing by Luke Y. Thompson on July 24, 2007 @ 6:13 pm
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    Young Guns 3 World Premiere in HB

    Watch Quiksilver's "hottest up-and-coming surfers" in the Thursday, July 26 world premiere of Young Guns 3. Like our editorial assistant Amanda, you too might be asking yourself: What is a Young Gun? "It means you travel so much you get new pages...

    @ Navel Gazing by R. Scott Moxley on July 24, 2007 @ 3:02 pm
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