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  • Blogs

    May 8, 2014

    Semper Thirsty at the Pub at Fiddler's Green

    [Editor's Note: We all know local music and dive bars go hand-in-hand. So in the interest of merging the two together on Heard Mentality, we bring you our nightlife column Dive, Dive, My Darling. Read this week as our bold editor-in-chief, Gustavo Arellano takes over for web editor Taylor "Hellcat" ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 21, 2013

    Sundays at Soka

    Soka Performing Arts Center

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2009

    Five Regrettable Music/Video Game Moments

    ​Motörhead are currently on tour (including a stop at the House of Blues in Anaheim), they also play a role in upcoming action/adventure game Brütal Legend, out next week on Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 (we got a chance to play it at Comic-Con this year, it's a fun, straight-forward beat 'em up wi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2009

    It Takes a Goddess to Love, Honor, Heal a Soldier

    Photo by John GilhooleyThe Rev. Ava Park of the Goddess Temple in Irvine.When the Goddess Temple of Orange County founder the Rev. Ava Park spoke with the Weekly in 2006, she tied man's violent, warring ways with a patriarchal society and the Old Testament view of a strong, male God who ruled his we ... More >>

  • Music

    April 10, 2008
  • News

    November 9, 2006

    Osama's Gun

    How to not build bin Ladens AK-47 without even trying

  • Blogs

    October 25, 2006

    Good News from Iraq (Fake news edition)

    Somehow it's fitting that the only good news to come out of Iraq recently is the fake news. The New York Times reports on a satirical news show that debuted on the Iraqi sattelite station Al Sharqiya at the beginning of Ramadan. This being Iraq, the show's title is somewhat darker than "The Daily ... More >>

  • News

    September 21, 2006

    He Ain't Marching Anymore

    Robert Acosta leaves the Iraq anti-war movement to heal himself

  • News

    July 6, 2006

    God, She's Hot

    If there was no Goddess Temple of Orange County, someone would have to invent one

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2006

    A For Ladies Only Summer Solstice

    Wednesday is the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year, the one when Earth's solar energy reaches its zenith and the moment when the powers of nature are at their most intense point. And for the Goddess Temple of Orange County, it is a day to paaarrr-tay! Unfortunately, Wednesday will is the ... More >>

  • News

    May 4, 2006

    Baghdad Diaries

    One womans two-year adventure in Iraqs Green Zone

  • Columns

    March 16, 2006

    For What, George?

    Among the more than 2,300 Americans killed in Iraq, we want to recall our friends and neighbors. We honor their memory best by doing what we can to bring U.S. troops home.

  • News

    November 24, 2005

    the Rise of Carbon

    It’s the new plastic, and the military-industrial complex wants it all. That’s bad news for Anaheim’s Anchor Products

  • Features

    October 27, 2005

    OC's 31 Scariest People

    Now 25 percent more terrifying!

  • Columns

    October 27, 2005
  • News

    June 2, 2005

    True Tales from Mortar-itaville

    Greg Weiss spent a year in Iraq fighting Ecstasy smugglers, truck thieves and shepherd shootersand avoiding mortars. Lots of mortars

  • News

    May 26, 2005

    Memorial Day 2005

    We remember everything

  • Film

    March 10, 2005

    Heroes and Victims

    The view from Gunner Palace

  • Columns

    November 25, 2004
  • Features

    November 11, 2004

    Hail the Hesitant Hero

    Robert Acosta joined the Army looking for a life. Thanks to an ambush in Iraq, he found it

  • News

    May 27, 2004

    Buckle Up for Terrorism

    Multi-agency sweep results in major arrests . . . for not wearing seatbelts

  • Features

    March 13, 2003

    The Education of Corporal Gunderson

    I joined the Marines to get a good education, and all I got was a crummy Gulf War

  • Columns

    December 30, 1999