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  • News

    July 24, 2014

    Cops vs. Bros

    A historical time line

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2014

    Protester Confronts Dick and Lynne Cheney at Nixon Library; Lynne Goes Nuts

    Former Vice President (President?) Dick Cheney and his wife Lynne thought they were on safe grounds Monday evening in Yorba Linda as they appeared together for a book event. Lynne, the pendeja who once infamously complained there wasn't enough white men highlighted in U.S. history standards for chi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2014

    Evan Smith, Stanton Stepfather of an Army Soldier, Slated to be Deported Anyway

    Evan Smith returned to his Stanton home last week after an overnight shift at the DoubleTree hotel. Rather than catch some sleep, the undocumented immigrant from Belize got taken into custody by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) despite having a U.S. soldier stepson. Agents arrived earlier o ... More >>

  • Film

    April 3, 2014
  • Blogs

    February 13, 2012

    Tom Segura Talks Babies, Bears and Where The Dudes At

    ​ Valentine's Day may be all about love and all of that mushy stuff to some people but this February 14th, why not make it a fun one by checking out the pure comedic genius that is Tom Segura. Will it be a romantic show? Not so much. Will it be hilarious? Oh for sure! If you and your honey (or you ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2009

    UCI's Chemerinsky to Represent Teacher in 'Jesus Glasses' Appeal

    James Corbett​The Register's Scott Martindale reports that the lovably liberal UCI Law dean, Erwin Chemerinsky, will help represent James Corbett in his appeal of the ruling earlier this year that he violated the Constitution by criticizing Creationism in a Capistrano Valley High School classroom. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2009

    Dumb Aussies Can't Punk John Yoo Properly

    So the Left has been all atwitter (and remember the days when that word didn't have a social-network meaning) about the below video, in which some Australian comedians interrupted a class at Chapman University two weeks ago of visiting professor John Yoo, he of the infamous Dubya-era war memos. What ... More >>

  • Film

    October 16, 2008
  • Blogs

    June 5, 2008

    Rohrabacher on Torture: "Just hazing"

    The House Subcommittee on International Organizations, Human Rights, and Oversight held a hearing on detainee treatment at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba yesterday. The meeting focused on a recent FBI report documenting abusive interrogation tactics toward prisoners at the facility. Present at the hearing w ... More >>

  • Music

    August 9, 2007

    Cream of Elite

    Sporting perhaps the greatest hip-hop bill ever, Rock the Bells enshrines rap's history—and foreshadows its future

  • Film

    June 28, 2007

    Dr. Feelgood

    Sickos pill goes down easy, but its diagnosis of U.S. health care still devastates

  • Features

    June 28, 2007

    From Hunter to Hunted

    In his quest to free slaves around the world, Aaron Cohen thought hed seen it all. Then he went to Myanmar

  • News

    April 19, 2007

    So I Married a Terrorist . . .

    Saraah Olsons strange trip through the U.S. war on terror

  • Film

    December 21, 2006

    Don't Believe the Hype

    Despite a nonexistent marketing campaign, Cuarons latest is not to be missed

  • Features

    October 19, 2006

    Making Dana Parsons the Times Orange County Columnist

    Seemed like a good idea at the time . . .

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2006

    Odds and Ends

    Well, it was quite a weekend in Washington D.C. In a previous post, Alex did a fine job of spelling out the facts in the case of ex-Rep. Mark Foley (R-Predator). The only thing that can be added is that Foley has now headed down a familiar path-- as Josh Marshall puts it: "Ahhh, once again, the l ... More >>

  • News

    September 7, 2006

    We Forget

    Five years after 9/11, Cornel Bonca finds your memory wandering around Vegas

  • News

    September 7, 2006

    Ending War 101

    UCI profs book could be the real roadmap to peace

  • Blogs

    July 4, 2006

    Wanted (sort of)

    Remember President Bush's steely determination to get Osama bin Laden Dead or Alive? Turns out he meant we'll get him, if we happen to bump into him. The New York Times reports this morning that "The Central Intelligence Agency has closed a unit that for a decade had the mission of hunting Osama b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 2, 2006

    Terrorists Attack US Power Plant

    Israeli terrorists have caused significant damage to a power plant in Palestine, insured by the U.S. government for up to $48 million dollars. READ THE STORY ON ALJAZEERA.COM Tony Snow, White House Chief of Verbal Diarrhea, previously described Israel's current assault on the Palestinians as legi ... More >>

  • Film

    June 29, 2006

    It Ain't Easy Bein' Blue

    Bryan Singer offers a loving homage to the ghosts of Supermen past

  • Culture

    June 8, 2006

    The Alchemist

    Rick Frausto recycles everything into art

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2006

    Dem Bones

    First there was yesterday's Election Day lunch--the GOP-heavy shindig where Weekly editor Will Swaim only got halfway through the hilarious speech I wrote for him because he was shuffling back and forth between pages and so lost my text and thus never got to the payoff, "Thank you, ladies and gentle ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2006

    From Orange County to Poston, Arizona: An Ugly Chapter in American History

    Today is the 64th anniversary of a dark day in American history. On February 19, 1942, President Franklin Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, giving the Secretary of War the authority to declare any area of the United States a military area "from which any or all persons may be excluded"and auth ... More >>

  • News

    October 20, 2005

    Punchin' Judy

    NY Times First Amendment 'martyr' Miller comes to town

  • Film

    October 13, 2005

    Confessions of a Democratic Mind

    George Clooney presses for freedom of the press

  • Columns

    September 22, 2005

    Touched by an Angel

    From now on, when it comes to sex, were naming names

  • News

    July 21, 2005

    From Bad to Worse

    A Karl Rove timeline

  • Columns

    April 21, 2005

    DeLay Lady Lay

    Lay across my big partisan fundie conservative ethically compromised brass bed

  • News

    February 10, 2005

    F. Yoo!

    UC Irvine protesters humiliate torture-memo author

  • Columns

    January 20, 2005

    This Inauguration Doesnt Auger Well

    But Hugh Hewitt hews to the red state hues

  • Columns

    December 30, 2004

    Call Me Irresponsible

    Yes, Its Undeniably True

  • Features

    November 4, 2004

    O, America . . .

    Reflections on Election Day, 2004

  • Columns

    October 28, 2004
  • Unknown

    October 28, 2004

    The Zombie Shuffle

    Because presidentins such hard work, Bush needs a one-way ticket to Crawford

  • News

    September 9, 2004

    The Good Soldier

    Lessons from the past for this generations military interrogators

  • Film

    August 12, 2004

    Genetically Modified Desire

    In Michael Winterbottoms Code 46, science decides who you love

  • News

    July 15, 2004

    Arrest Houchen Now, Ask Questions Later

    An open letter to Huntington Beach Police Chief Kenneth Small

  • Features

    July 8, 2004


    The War on Terror begins at home. My home.

  • News

    May 13, 2004

    Who's Your Daddy

    Hey, since your countrys ruling over mine, can I rule over yours?

  • Columns

    December 25, 2003

    Santas Mailbag

    Pour an Eggnog and Read Along

  • News

    April 10, 2003
  • Features

    April 10, 2003

    We Are a Legitimate Military Target

    If you think only Saddam places civilians near military targets, visit your local military base

  • Culture

    April 10, 2003

    Scenes in Gray and Black and Blood

    Bruno Widmann makes our puny mortal brain ache

  • Columns

    April 3, 2003

    What Are We Doing There?

    How to fight the war from home

  • Features

    March 6, 2003

    War College

    67 things you might want to know before the bombs drop