Jack Chick

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2012

    Red Meat, Hilariously Twisted Comic Strip, Returns to OC Weekly!

    Remember the good ol' days of journalism--say, 2007, when all newspapers were fat, the cable TV in our office worked, and all alt-weeklies carried comic strips? Those were the days! In our infernal rag, we carried This Modern World (which was hilarious in its left-wing politics) and Troubletown (whi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2010

    Go to Hell: Five Favorite Comic Book Visits to the Devil's Playground

    Marvel Comics/Jae Lee​Hell is different things to different people. For me, it's trying to juggle--unsuccessfully, I might add--blogging, a recent move and a new full-time job.The same idea applies in comic books. Creators love to send characters to Hell for all variety of reasons, and almost ever ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 8, 2010

    OC Church of Scientology Needs to Work on their Proselytizing

    ​I read more about Scientology than normal people should, only because I'm a bit obsessed about religions, pseudo-religions, and their secrets. So when the followers of L. Ron Hubbard bought a historic SanTana building a couple of years ago, I figured they were about to launch a massive outreach e ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2007

    LAFF 2007: Westside Ain't the Best Side

    Friday at the fest was a little bit different -- all the interesting-looking films were playing at the Landmark Westside, that new fancy art-house 12-plex at the Westside Pavilion. Parking there is free, unlike in Westwood, where everything else is happening. The trade-off you make is that beer is n ... More >>

  • Film

    April 19, 2007

    Ten for the Money

    There are more than 182 features at the Newport Beach Film Festival. Here are 10 weve seen