Jim Trenton

  • Blogs

    October 29, 2012

    Poorman Meets Hurricane Sandy

    What is Loveline creator, former Orange County TV host (pick a station, any station) and Newport Beach "Poor Palace" resident Poorman (a.k.a. Jim Trenton) doing on the streets of New York City in the middle of Hurricane Sandy?Why, the backstroke, of course.

  • Blogs

    August 11, 2011

    Poorman, Big City: Jim Trenton in New York

    ‚ÄčIn June, the Weekly told you about Poorman getting name checked by actor Tom Hanks, who was slumming on the KTLA Morning News set. Poorman returned the favor a week later via a hilarious Fourth of July YouTube video.Alas, the back-and-forth may soon end, at least here in SoCal, as Poorman (a.k.a. ... More >>

  • Features

    October 25, 2007

    OC's Scariest People

    Our Congressional delegation tops this year’s list of 33 villains (31 for October, plus two more to get to the Dia de los Muertos, ese)

  • News

    February 20, 2003

    Laws of the Spectrum

    How the Man stuck it to the Poorman

  • Music

    November 14, 2002

    A Very Mullet Christmas

    The Shout make it out of the trailer park

  • News

    July 8, 1999

    Minor Celebrity

    A Poormans wealth turns out to be measured in bikinis