Columbus Day

  • Columns

    September 20, 2012

    Why Do Mexicans Boycott Columbus Day?

    [¡Ask a Mexican!] And why do white people like to brag about where they travel?

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2012

    The Evil of Banality: YAF's 2013 Reagan Calendar, Tom Fuentes' Passing, and It's a Smelly World After All

    It's not necessary to have an opinion about everything, but it sure is fun to try. And by "opinion" I mean analysis, critique, an arguable and defensible position and not that thing everybody's got one of and, boy, do they all smell bad. And, while I am at it, no, it's not a small world after all, f ... More >>

  • News

    October 20, 2011

    Vaya Con Mom

    After their mother was deported to Mexico, the Brito children embarked on a two-year journey trying to navigate life in the United States on their own

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2011

    A Decade of Protesting Christopher Columbus Plays Out at Mission San Juan Capistrano Today

    ‚ÄčColumbus Day was marked Monday, but some folks in no mood to celebrate explorer Christopher Columbus arrive outside the gates at Mission San Juan Capistrano at 11 this morning for "Orange County's 10th annual Anti-Columbus Day Protest.""Concerned members of the community," who include everywhere- ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2010

    Sunday News Notes: Reg Slams Loretta Sanchez

    ‚ÄčLocal news highlights include:Register against Loretta Sanchez but drags out marijuana stanceThe editorial staff of the OC Register has declared itself for congressional candidate Van Tran, a Republican; U.S. Senate candidate Carly Fiorina, a Republican; and Whitman, yep, a Republican. "From our ... More >>

  • Food

    August 12, 2010

    The Feast Days of Summer

    And Winter and Fall and Spring! Where to eat, drink and be merry during the most important holidays

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2008

    To Do This Weekend 10/10-10/12

    BlizzCon 2008, October 10, 10:00 a.m. Irvine-based Blizzard Entertainment has enjoyed great success with its World of Warcraft series, dominating the online, multiplayer, role-playing game industry and thoroughly permeating pop culture. This weekend, Blizzard is hosting its annual BlizzCon at the An ... More >>