E.E. Cummings

  • Blogs

    January 15, 2013

    Dave Reviews OC Yelp Reviews, Part 10

    Once, in a fit of creative madness while writing for this august publication, I wrote a review of the Viking Truck as a filk of the Völuspá, the Icelandic heroic saga. Our beleaguered editorial staff kindly let it through, and now when I read it, I feel like an adult looking back at a goofy candid ... More >>

  • News

    June 3, 2010

    Badlands: From Ground Zero of the Immigration Crisis Along the Mexican Border

    Tougher border enforcement in California and Texas has spelled disaster for southern Arizona

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2010

    Menus And The People Who Write Them Badly

    Flickr user othermaciej under Creative Commons​Why is it so hard to find properly written menus? Some are too concise and offer no details; others can't shut up. Below are twelve helpful hints for people doing menu writing.

  • Film

    November 30, 2006

    Don't Know Smack

    Down from the mountain, a softly lit Heath Ledger cant save this by-the-numbers Aussie drug flick Candy

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2006

    Of Swallows, Schwarzenegger, and Swift Boats

    The faithful of Orange County have traditionally been willing to pretend to believe in miracles, even when they know better. Consider the swallows of San Juan Capistrano. Anyone in San Juan Cap with eyes to see, or a freshly washed car to be shat on, knows the birds return March-ishly each year, and ... More >>

  • Unknown

    October 6, 2005

    Swamp and Overflow

    Nightlife and more:
    Sept. 29 - Oct. 6

  • Culture

    January 15, 2004

    Art of War

    Howard Zinns Artists in Times of War

  • Music

    April 5, 2001

    Arlo Is Crap-Free

    Do you know how rare that is?!

  • Culture

    February 22, 2001
  • Columns

    July 8, 1999