Send in the clown . . . so he may be sent to prison for 10 years for admitting to raping a 12-year-old girl.That's the sentence an Orange County Superior Court judge ordered Wednesday for Jose Guadalupe Jimenez right after the professional clown known as "El Tin Marin" pleaded guilty to, in full clo ... More >>
Happy Quinceañera to us! A look back at 15 years of telling the other side (that is, the real side) of OC's story
Lit in 2010Lit, one of the most commercially successful alternative rock bands to emerge from Orange County in the 1990s, will perform at the OC Music Awards. The event takes place Saturday March 6 at the Grove of Anaheim. It also features such local standouts as the Dirty Heads, which are the newl ... More >>
Former Weekly music editor Jim Washburn just emailed us with the sad news of OC musical icon Chris Gaffney's passing: "I apologize for not calling personally to pass this on, but I'm finding it hard to speak: Chris Gaffney's brother Greg called to say that Chris passed away this morning. His fami ... More >>
'You would have enjoyed the stream of mucus-laden iced tea which spewed forth from my nose when I got to the end of that quip'
'Rebecca Schoenkopf is a selfish little wimp'
Who knew that our political and military leaders were such a bunch of ol' sentimental softies? As a gift for the Iraqi people to mark the third invasion of their country, our leaders got them a miniature version of the invasion, Operation Swarmer. The mini-invasion has all feature that made that ful ... More >>
Unlike Bush, starlet Mamie Van Doren went to Vietnam
Nightlife and more: June 16-23
And the boy who felt me up at the Canyon Inn!
Why are these men smiling?
Of dope and frat boys and girls named Stacy
Washburns wedding day! El Dorados reunion! Mike Boehm on air guitar!
High M. Hefner? Sushi Boutique? John Bon Cougar Van MellenJovi? This is work, people!
The works of Leo Fender
A Brief History of the Orange County (Calif.) Weekly Tribune and Times-Dispatch
Richard Nixon and the rise and fall of a slang term for intercourse
In which our Heroine sells her Soul for a crust of Bread
True love and 1,000 lesbian breasts all in one day!
The finer (and lesser) points of local institutions