The fourth annual TEDxOrangeCoast fall conference will be Sept. 19-20 at Soka University in Aliso Viejo, organizers announced.
See update on the bottom of the second page... ORIGINAL POST, MAY 16, 8:03 A.M.: An ex of mine used to love the works of Jonathan Safran Foer. She pushed me to read Everything is Illuminated, which I found too precious and twee and obviously the product of someone whose biggest problems are self-im ... More >>
Pratt arrived 20 minutes early to our interview. By the time I walked in, he was in the middle of formulating a dish for his menu. Being a chef means you're constantly thinking about business, whether you like it or not. Read our interview with David Pratt of Brick Pizzeria, part one. And now, on t ... More >>
[Hole In the Wall] This Anaheim Middle Eastern restaurant is worthy of a Malcolm Gladwell presentation
Comic books have a nasty habit of forever being associated with superheroes. Even among people who should know better: regular comic book readers. But tying the medium of comics and graphic novels to just stories about Spider-Man and Batman is a bit like saying the novel simply exists to sho ... More >>
I have a tortured relationship with most of my alma maters. I speak at high schools across Southern California before assemblies and classes, yet have spoken at Anaheim High but once since I graduated in 1997--and when I did, my former biology teacher ridiculed my decision to work for the Weekly. Ea ... More >>