Charles Xavier

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2013

    Jared James Abrahams, Alleged International Sextortion Hacker, Has Family That's Sorry

    See the update on Page 2 with more about the suspect--and an apology--followed by tips to avoid becoming a sextortion victim. ORIGINAL POST, SEPT. 26, 1:57 P.M.: Remember Luis Mijangos, the wheelchair-bound Santa Anan who idolized Marvel Comics superhero Professor X and was convicted of using his a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 20, 2012

    No. 82, Cake Donut at Cream Pan

    For the most part, a donut is a donut is a donut. Exceptions do exist--the fruit-stuffed catcher's mitt that is the strawberry donut at Glendora's Donut Man or the crazy creations at Portland's Voodoo Doughnut come to mind--but at first glance, there's not much that differentiates one chocolate twis ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2012

    Inside the Mind of Luis Mijangos, Sextortion Hacker "Mistah X"

    ​January's GQ has a fascinating piece on a fellow who turned up in our crime coverage the past couple years: Luis Mijangos, the so-called "sextortion" hacker out of Santa Ana sentenced Sept. 1 to six years in prison for cyber-terrorism. The 32-year-old undocumented immigrant hacked into dozens of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2011

    [UPDATED with Victims Speak:] Luis Mijangos, Sextortion Hacker, Gets 6 Years

    ​UPDATE, SEPT. 2, 11:04 A.M.: Two victims of Luis Mijangos hacking into dozens of computers to obtain personal data--and in some cases demanding sexually explicit videos from female victims in exchange for not distributing other images--spoke at the undocumented immigrant's sentencing."During to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2011

    [UPDATED] Luis Mijangos Guilty of Being Sextortion Hacker

    ​UPDATE, MARCH 22, 4:46 P.M.: Santa Ana's Luis Mijangos, who had previously pleaded not guilty to 16 federal charges, pleaded guilty Monday to two federal counts related to his tricking about 230 people into downloading a virus that allowed him to hack into their computers, and then extort from th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 16, 2011

    New X-Men Film Coming in June

    Courtesy of Fox Studios​Beloved Marvel mutants The X-Men have a new film, X-Men: First Class, coming out June 3. I'm an unapologetic fanboy when it comes to the comic books and movies. I figured the third film, mis-directed by Hollywood Entrepreneur of Shlock Brett Ratner and the ra ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2010

    Top 10 Accused Perverts of 2010

    ​Gropers. Kiddie rapers. Sex blackmailers. Public masturbators. Kiddie porn possessors. And a dude who wanted women to fuck his dog.Yep, Orange County's got some winners all right.What follows is a list of the top 10 accused perverts of 2010. Keep in mind that these folks are innocent until proven ... More >>

  • News

    October 28, 2010

    OC's Scariest People

    Crypt from the headlines, here are our annual 31 flavors of fiendishness

  • Blogs

    July 19, 2010

    [UPDATED:] Luis Mijangos, Alleged "Sextortion" Hacker, Pleads Not Guilty

    ​UPDATE: Luis Mijangos pleaded not guilty today to 16 federal charges, including conspiracy, mail fraud, aggravated identity theft, extortion, wiretapping and other counts. U.S. Magistrate Judge Charles F. Eick in downtown Los Angeles set an Aug. 9 status conference in the case.In the Marvel Comic ... More >>

  • Music

    December 7, 2006

    The Creator Has a Master Plan

    X Clan back from the East, blackwards

  • Music

    December 7, 2006

    Prostate Orgasm

    GET OUT! Nightlife and more: Dec. 7 - Dec. 14

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2006

    X-Men 3 Gave Me Blue Balls

    X-Men: The Last Stand seemed like a good idea at the time. For the most part, it's at least entertaining and at times even manages to turn you on a little, get your juices flowing. But the end is the King Kong classic of cinematic blue balls. King Kong is a perfect example of a movie that gave fans ... More >>

  • Film

    May 25, 2006

    Lucky X III

    The third X-Men is a charm for comic fans

  • Film

    May 8, 2003

    When Big Gets Bigger

    X2 is everything its cracked up to beand less!