Bill O'Reilly

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2013

    10 Orange County "City Leaders" We'd Just as Soon Not Hear from the Rest of 2013

    Being a city council member is a thankless job, although they do usually save you a nice parking spot at city hall.While we applaud public service, many, many holders of local office in Orange County use their positions of "power" to do some really fucked-up things.Here are but 10 supposed city lead ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 3, 2012

    Top 10 Wally George Band Interviews From The Hot Seat

    Come Friday, it'll be nine years since Wally George, the ultimate crotchety conservative, left this world for the big public access talk show in the sky. The self-proclaimed father of "Combat TV" died of pneumonia in 2003 at age 71 inside Fountain Valley Hospital. He left behind ... More >>

  • News

    December 29, 2011

    What We Learned

    The Year on Navel Gazing and Beyond!

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2011

    Timothy Naftali, Nixon Library Chief, is Leaving

    "One lie I corrected was this big."​Timothy Naftali, the George H.W. Bush biographer and respected historian the National Archives chose to run the Richard Nixon Library and Museum in Yorba Linda after the disgraced 37th president's loyalists from a private foundation first built and operated the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2011

    I MiX What I Like! An Interview with Jared Ball (Part II)

    ​Yesterday, we published the first part of an interview with Jared Ball, author of I MiX What I Like! A Mixtape Manifesto, where the "Funkinest Journalist" talks about the politics of hip-hop and popular culture. Read the first part of the interview with Jared Ball here; in this second installment ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2010

    Nativo Lopez Slammed by Court For Calling Frozen Food Company "Racist"

    Nativo Lopez​Nativo Lopez, Orange County's most controversial political activist, helped organize a 2009 protest against a Southern California frozen food company and distributed leaflets branding the business a "racist employer" because it fired almost 300 warehouse workers who'd provided fake So ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2010

    Can Someone Please Get Orly Taitz a Spell Check?

    Christopher Victorio/ OC Weekly​In Orange County, we've grown accustomed (read: numb) to Orly Taitz's nauseating logic, hate-mongering rhetoric, and borderline paranoid-schizophrenic anxiety attacks regarding left-wing conspiracies and Obama's citizenship.  But c'mon, Orly: you supposedly ear ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    Is Obama Our Nixon and Fox News Our New York Times?

    ​Is Barack Obama this generation's disgraced Orange County favorite son Richard Nixon?And does that make Fox News the Dick-era equivalent of the Pentagon Papers-publishing New York Times?Well, Bebe Rebozo, see if you can follow the bouncing twisted-logic ball . . .

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2009

    And Speaking of John Dean in Orange County . . .

    UPDATED WITH CORRECTED GENDER FOR ONE MAN, JOB DESCRIPTION FOR ANOTHER (THANK YOU, REV. TAYLOR). Former Nixon White House counsel John Dean, whose June appearance drew 300 people to the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum and the wrath of the private Richard Nixon Library & Birth ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2009

    Nixon Foundation Kicks Around John Dean, Tim Naftali

    Dean riles Nixonites, again and again. The most interesting part of Melody Chiu's Register report on former Nixon White House counsel John Dean speaking at the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum Wednesday night was not the speech itself, but the private Richard Nixon Library & ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2009

    WTF Alert!?! John Dean Coming to Nixon Library!

    John Dean, shown last year, is coming to the Nixon Library.Over the years, the Richard Nixon Library, Birthplace, Museum, Taqueria & Polo Grounds in Yorba Linda has hosted such speakers as Ann Coulter, Hugh Hewitt, Bill O'Reilly, William J. Bennett, Dick Cheney and probably even more repulsive f ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 10, 2009

    Setting the Record Straight at the Nixon Library

    Hopefully, this item on the looming depature of the Richard Nixon Library & Birthplace Foundation's longtime executive director, John H. Taylor, makes it clear that he fronted a separate entity from the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. I say hopefully because that distinction was n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2007

    Wally sings!

    Back in October, I mentioned a conversation I had had with KDOC head honcho Bert Ellis, who wanted to get the word out to fans that a lot of the old Wally George archives were missing. Well, some kind soul managed to get hold of the old 12" E.P. "Wal-ly, Wal-ly," on which Wally, ahem, "sings," and ... More >>

  • Features

    October 18, 2007

    Against the Wall

    Praying, eating and bowling with the most hated student group at UC Irvine

  • Blogs

    October 17, 2007

    Wally George Archives: Outta Here?

    I recently had occasion to talk to Bert Ellis, new owner of KDOC, which of course was the home for years of the infamous teflon-toupeed conservative combat-TV host Wally George. Wally, as you probably know, was the forerunner of today's pretenders to the throne like Bill O'Reilly, and in college I e ... More >>

  • Film

    September 27, 2007

    Shoot 'em Up

    Peter Berg sends Jamie Foxx to fight the enemy over there in The Kingdom

  • Film

    November 16, 2006

    Radical Chick

    You cant tell Natalie Maines to Shut Up & Sing

  • News

    November 2, 2006

    Their Man Tan

    Nguyen addresses his true believers

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2006

    Tan Nguyen Makes Ass Out of Himself (Part 38)

    Our favorite Demopublican (or, conversely, Republocrat) had a chance to endear himself to a national audience this morning on The Radio Factor, home of loofa-loving Bill O'Reilly. KABC-AM 790 morning guy Doug McIntyre filled in and was ready to give Nguyen an on-air hummer. Then Nguyen actually spok ... More >>

  • Film

    October 13, 2005

    Confessions of a Democratic Mind

    George Clooney presses for freedom of the press

  • Web

    August 4, 2005
  • Features

    October 7, 2004

    Burning Bush: The Issue

    A year in Dubya-dumping by his conservative critics . . . and Howard Stern

  • Music

    April 8, 2004

    Proclaim This

    More than a decade after walking 500 miles, the Proclaimers save pop rock with Born Innocent

  • Features

    March 4, 2004

    American Bigmouth

    The right, and even some on the left, would love to shut up Michael Moore. But he aint budging

  • News

    October 16, 2003
  • Music

    July 10, 2003
  • Columns

    June 26, 2003

    Through With Bars

    Now we only eat guitars

  • Features

    December 12, 2002

    Skanking In Tongues

    God, aliens, dreads and Kyng Arthur

  • Columns

    November 7, 2002

    Wanna See Something Really Scary?

    What Republicans really stand for

  • Film

    October 17, 2002

    Aiming to please

    Michael Moore's populist Bowling for Columbine

  • News

    August 2, 2001


    County unveils new pro-airport magnet

  • Features

    July 5, 2001

    True Lies?

    Ken Bucchi says he was a drug-running spook. The CIA says hes an impostor