• Blogs

    October 14, 2014

    On the Line: Casey Overton Of The Loft, Part Two

    I can learn more about a subject by sitting down with them for 20 minutes than they'll ever admit to on paper. Fortunately, I prefer the social interaction over email exchanges any day. Casey is no exception, as he reminisces about previous employers and goes over our assortment of questions. I gril ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 3, 2014

    Speakeasy: The Golden Scarab Club

    Muckenthaler Cultural Center

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2013

    Anaheim is the 9th Unfriendliest City in the U.S., Say Conde Naste Traveler Readers

    Of all the cities in all the land, Anaheim has been ranked the ninth unfriendliest by Conde Naste Traveler readers. The fatal shooting of unarmed citizens by Anaheim cops is not mentioned in the accompanying write-up; filing this under "Anaheim Police Shooting Desmadre" was just convenient because t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 8, 2013

    A Dude's Dream Comes True Aboard the Holy Ship!!

    Aboard the Holy Ship!! one gets to mix and mingle with the slew of name DJs. "Hey there's Zedd in line for pasta salad. Oh wow, there's Dillon Francis in the elevator. Oh damn, Diplo is out on the beach swimming with all the fans. "Jackbeats just bought all those people shots!" With this mesh of a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 7, 2012

    Words of Protest, Words of Freedom: Can't Find What You Can't (Won't) Read? Live Among the Dead!

    This week offered Mr. Bib a walk down Memory Lane, if perhaps other people's memories, and the opportunity to recall Claire Spark's observation that a long memory is indeed the most radical idea in American history. Or maybe even a short one. Encouraged by a comment from a reader suggesting that the ... More >>

  • Calendar

    May 17, 2012

    Jack's Tea Room


  • Blogs

    March 28, 2011

    Taco Bell Crime of the Week: Metal in Taco Bell Burritos?

    ​There was an inordinate number of shootings at Taco Bells this past week--nothing as lunatic as what happened in San Antonio last week, and thankfully none fatal. Instead, the worst crime this week is a man finding a ball bearing in his burrito.

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2009

    Taco Bell Crime of the Week!

    ​What's really the bigger crime here: the robbery, the Taco Bell in West Virginia, or a man named Brenya? From West Virginia: A Charleston man was sentenced to 10 years in prison for robbing a Taco Bell manager of more than $4,000 as he was on his way to make a bank deposit. Brenya Bever ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2009

    Taco Bell Crime of the Week!

    ​The big story regarding Taco Bell is the death of its former Chihuahua mascot, and we'll have a proper eulogy once I recover from my recet wisdom teeth extraction. But you'd think criminals would at least take the week of out of respect for the dog who helped Taco Bell expand worldwide...but no! ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 23, 2008

    To Do Tonight 10/23

    Tiger Army; VNV Nation; War Tapes, 8 p.m. Check out photos from the concert tomorrow on The Grove of Anaheim 2200 E. Katella Ave. Anaheim, CA 714-712-2750 Timeless Melodies: The Roaring 20s Lecture, 1 p.m. Join music historian Larry Maurer on this musical journey through the era of the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 6, 2008

    Taco Bell Crime of the Week, Part I

    A weekly series in which we scan police blotters across the world to find the craziest crime occurring at an outpost of Orange County's most infamous fast-food chain... From West Virginia: A late night trip to get some fast food from Taco Bell in the Kanawha City area of Charleston, W.Va., landed ... More >>

  • Music

    July 31, 2008
  • News

    July 5, 2007

    Vintage Dinghies

    Classic Boat and Yacht Festival

  • Culture

    March 4, 2004

    Rally Round the Racist

    Why Howard Stern matters