Christopher Smith

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2013

    Honda Center Illegally Dumped Workers When Management Took Over Concessions: Lawsuit

    Three former Honda Center concession workers have filed a class-action lawsuit alleging Anaheim Arena Management LLC violated state law by failing to keep them on the job after taking over concession operations at the venue. California labor code requires employees of a previous contractor to be re- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2012

    Crystal Cathedral Gets New Name, God Doesn't Really Care

    So the big news in Godburg over the weekend was that the Crystal Cathedral, the once-hallowed home of Schuller family shenanigans, has officially been renamed Christ Cathedral. Why it took months to drop three letters and add two others is anyone's guess, but as a "Wheel of Fortune" fan, I've seen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2012

    Catholic Rector Tapped For Crystal Cathedral

    They haven't made a public announcement yet, but the Roman Catholic Diocese of Orange appears to have picked a rector for the Crystal Cathedral.Rev. Christopher Smith is expected to take the post in June or July, according to Stephen Bohannon, a spokesman for the Diocese.

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2007

    Stuck Inside of Memphis With the Catholic Blues Again

    Writing from Staxville, on the eve of delivering a lecture about ¬°Ask a Mexican! at the University of Memphis... Yesterday, the law firm of Manly, McGuire & Stewart filed a contempt of court order against Orange Bishop Tod D. Brown, the latest salvo in the Jeff Andrade case. Manly and amigos are a ... More >>

  • Film

    May 24, 2007

    New Reviews

    We recommend: Bug, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End