[¡Ask a Mexican!] And why does the media only care about Mexicans when they do bad things?
[Moxley Confidential] The criminal defendant hopes to convince a jury she's a greedy slut—but not a murderer
Clint Eastwood delivers an inspired take on a giant of the 20th century
Men boasting CIA and FBI ties met in Newport Beach to convince a mysterious billionaire to buy into a secret economy, and nothing was what it seemed
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To mark the 75th anniversary of the end of John Dillinger's crime reign--which ended July 22, 1934, when Public Enemy No. 1 was shot and killed by FBI agents near the Biograph Theater in Chicago, the bureau's press room just issued a list of 10 myths about the outlaw given new life in a Hollywood mo ... More >>
Those who know Sheriff Mike Carona might be skeptical that a man with no street cop experience can impact local crime statistics in a dramatic, positive way. Though Carona hails himself as "America's Sheriff," he's never solved a crime, endured a stakeout or made an arrest. He served as a court bail ... More >>
Filmmakers of Vietnam-era DISSENT documentaries see parallels to Iraq War
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The LA Times editorial mudpatch really threw a bitch-fit over Sheila Kuehl's SB 1437, which they say would require California textbooks to "tell the stories of contributions made to history by gays and lesbians." They jest that Kuehl (D-Santa Monica) may be trying to write herself into the history b ... More >>
Political transvestism and puma killing are in the news today, and both were implicit in posts on The Blotter yesterday. Coincidence or clairvoyance? Yesterday's first Blotter post dealt with the investigation by State Senator Joe Dunn (D-Garden Grove) into the California National Guard's spying o ... More >>
State Senator Joe Dunn's (D-Garden Grove) investigation into the California National Guard's spying on political activists was featured on the KGO evening news yesterday. Whether the story on San Francisco's ABC affiliate will help raise the profile of the investigation remains to be seen, but this ... More >>
Cox and the media spin a tale of government red tape that should be killing American companiesbut isnt
Why Deep Throat deserves a national holiday
Is Sheriff Carona ready for the White House?
The final 24 hours of Martin Luther King Jr.
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UC Irvine professor Jon Wieners fight for John Lennons FBI file reveals something ugly about democracy in America
Paranoid FBI chief ordered Tiny Tim probe
State lawmakers try to regulate the global Net