Remember when Newport Beach's then-Assemblyman (and then-living) Gil Ferguson called his colleague on the Democratic side of the aisle Tom Hayden of Santa Monica a traitor? Good times ... Go ahead, ask Hayden about it when he makes an appearance behind the fabled Orange Curtain next week.
International Workers' Day in Orange County will be marked by not one, but two marches in two cities. Starting off this morning, the Orange County Labor Federation will assemble at 11 a.m. outside Anaheim City Hall; from there, a march is to go to a rally in La Palma Park. Later today in SanTana, th ... More >>
'Killing Them Softly' argues crime is just businesss
Cal State Fullerton graduate Tim Carpenter--a longtime, popular liberal activist in Orange County before moving to Massachusetts--is calling on Democrats to resist Republican attempts to shortchange middle class and low income Americans in advance of the federal government's so-called looming "fisca ... More >>
In the world of Mexican food, menudo is the dirty secret, that tripe stew that inspires fervent love and hatred, usually in the same bowl, and nothing but bewilderment among Americans. It'll probably be the hardest Mexican food to assimilate into America, but it just might be getting there after get ... More >>
Just four years ago, Loretta Sanchez--the veteran, Democrat congresswoman from Anaheim--repeatedly won significant national network TV attention on the arm of Hilary Clinton in the Democratic Party presidential primaries. Part of that focus happened when Sanchez continued to stridently advocate for ... More >>
The White House has released an official transcript of President Barack Obama's remarks at a breakfast fundraiser in Corona del Mar this morning--complete with laugh and applause breaks.Admission to the event started at $2,500 and rose to $35,800 depending on what kind of access one wanted to The ... More >>
[Moxley Confidential] While the public wasn't listening to Steven Greenhut, the certainties of life changed
Dick Tuck is not a new procedure offered by your plastic surgeon but a "legendary political hoaxster" and former frequent tormentor of Orange County Disgraced Favorite Son Richard Nixon, whose visit from Arizona to a friend's home in Colorado drew the ink-stained wretches of the Aspen Daily--and ... More >>
“I haven't seen you since 1988,” Tim Carpenter says with astonishment as he finally recognizes the progressive activist whose hand he's been shaking during a brief break between a press conference and rally for Democratic candidates at the Teamsters Local 952 union hall in Orange last Friday. B ... More >>
During Rick Warren’s Saddleback Church Obama-McCain interviews earlier this month, the pastor asked McCain to identify the “three wisest people that [sic] you know that you would rely on heavily in an administration.” McCain quickly named General David Petraeus and Lindsey Graham, a Republica ... More >>
Is Congresswoman Sanchez a whore orworsea Republican?
Controversial docudrama Death of a President imagines a post-Bush scenario
Five years after 9/11, Cornel Bonca finds your memory wandering around Vegas
UCI profs book could be the real roadmap to peace
(Dont know what that means, but I like it)
Pringle to convention protesters: Bring it on
Learning to love Loretta Sanchez . . . mmm, maybe not
Filmmaker offs Bill Gates in Nothing So Strangeand lives to promote his movie
Congressman Rohrabacher? Meet Jan from the Vandals!
Commie Girl in Sacramento
Get ready for a battle of the bands between El Tri and Ozomatli
But sos Governor Gray Davis
Irvine agitators stuff selves at San Pedros Elias Cafe
Nader and Benjamin try to get heard
Hell is waiting for George W. Bush with Tom Fuentes as your host
Snack-bar-wielding OC activist detained for 7.5 minutes!
The very fonky Democratic convention won us back!
A baton to the ribs, winos and great weather!
Sort of red, arguably white, very blue
Raising psychedelic furs at Nixon Library kids camp
39 of the best things about the next 104 days
There are enough bitchy drag queens in the world!
And let me perform reparative therapy on the drag queens!
The finer (and lesser) points of local institutions
Democrat, nuts use anti-gay hysteria to win college board seats