Are You My Mother? is a classic picture story for kids, but also an adult story of asking questions about identity, origins, the storyteller her/himself. It is like the story of the troubled and delightful bastard child America itself, as can be seen all too easily in the birth of a perfectly nice l ... More >>
Alex Gibney rages against the Catholic Church's cover-up of abuse
Taken at the 1935 Swallows Day paradeOriginally published at 1:10 p.m. Updated 2:44 with comment from OCDA.As is fashionable nowadays, last night's city council meeting in San Juan Capistrano saw members of the public comparing elected officials to mid-century fascist monsters. The tyra ... More >>
(photo by Christopher Victorio)Newcomer Pham (right) came within one vote of blocking Tran's (left) CRA endorsementInside a packed Costa Mesa hotel ballroom yesterday, Orange County's most enthusiastic conservative political activists met to hear candidate speeches and issue endorsements while pa ... More >>
Acht, the wild cliques! Jon Savage documents the pre-history of youth subculture
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Silent Bob and the Woodster
Its summer, and watching the Angels will cost you $118
Or is his art his life?
Or is he just scamming us?