Dead Sea

  • Blogs

    November 13, 2014

    An Inconvenient Thirst: 9 Global Hot Spots

    What follows is a picture of the groundwater challenges at home and abroad. I must concede that I became depressed while putting this together, but then remembered far more brilliant people are working on ways to manage our way out of this crisis. We just need more of these folks to make it a priori ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2014

    An Inconvenient Thirst

    Looking out the large windows from Jay Famiglietti's corner office at UC Irvine on a sun-drenched late-spring day, you take in an inviting deep greenbelt and, just beyond that, the green, green grass of Aldrich Park. Contrast that with the view from the UCI hydrologist's new office at the NASA Jet ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2011

    Hidden Aguachile at Tacos y Mariscos Sinaloa #2

    ‚ÄčTacos y Mariscos Sinaloa #2 (the first one is in Anaheim) belongs to the genre of Mexican eateries that infuriate me: the dives that masquerade as a regional restaurant. A thorough look through the menu finds no Sinaloan specialties, but instead a hybrid of Tex-Mex (fajitas, nachos), Cal-Mex (bur ... More >>

  • Film

    August 14, 2008
  • Blogs

    October 1, 2007

    Salty, Dawg

    So I'm at The Block the other day for an exciting double-feature of Eastern Promises (pretty good) and Shoot 'Em Up (outstanding) with a break in between for appletinis made with Absolut Pears, and this woman walks up to me asking me something blablabla, D.C. I say, "What?" "Have you ever heard of ... More >>

  • News

    June 1, 2006

    Judas: So Hot Right Now!

    After a 2,000-year career as Christianitys bad boy, Judas Iscariot is getting his 15 minutes of fame and freaking out the faithful

  • News

    February 23, 2006

    Jesus Kills

    The end of the world is coming, and some OC Christians cant wait

  • News

    February 10, 2005

    A Triangle Square Peg in a Round Hole

    Niketowns demise is just latest failure at ill-conceived mall

  • Culture

    December 4, 2003


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  • Features

    June 5, 2003

    Don Brens Phallus Complex

    Billionaire Builders Disregard for Family Planning Evident in His Bedroom and Developments

  • Culture

    December 27, 2001

    Hairy Pottery

    Looking for rare stuff at Bowers