Manny Pacquiao

  • Food

    May 10, 2012

    Bahay Kawayan Is Long in the Plate

    [Hole In the Wall] Los Alamitos' first Filipino restaurant is small but delicious

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2011

    Manny Pacquiao Comic Book Now on Kindle

    ​You know you've made it when you have a comic book version of your life, ala Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber. Philippine boxer (and wannabe balladeer) Manny Pacquiao's comic biography, Winning In & Out of the Ring was made in the Philippines, where Pacquiao is considered a national hero, but it's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2011

    Manny Pacquiao's Love Ballad Hits The Charts

    ​Manny Pacquiao can knock a dude out, but can he hit falsetto? The Filipino boxing champ and congressman has long moonlighted as an amateur crooner--check out these five YouTube videos--but now he's turning his passion into a full-fledged third career. This week, his single, "Sometimes When W ... More >>

  • Columns

    July 14, 2011

    Will Mexicans Ever Return to Mexico to Make it Better?

    [¡Ask a Mexican!] And do they hate Manny Pacquiao?

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2011

    Top Five Manny Pacquiao Songs #Winning

    ​Here's one thing you have to remember about Manny Pacquiao: he's a lover, not (just) a fighter. A lover of singing, that is. The pound-for-pound, best boxer in the world is so confident of a victory against Sugar Shane Mosley tomorrow at the Mandalay Bay Hotel that he already has a post-fight cel ... More >>

  • News

    March 3, 2011

    Does Fight Club OC Have the Winning Combination?

    Roy Englebrecht's Battle of the Ballroom is no more, but he hopes his new hybrid boxing/MMA event will be a hit

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2010

    Election 2010: Moxley Watches The OC Republicans

    Jonathan Ho / OC WeeklyTran: Not time to concede. ​1:00 a.m.: Van Tran Remains HopefulInside the converted Garden Grove Blockbuster store, Van Tran continues to hold onto his dream of defeating Loretta Sanchez. Tran is trailing by more than 5,000 votes--and the gap seems to be getting larger. But ... More >>

  • Columns

    April 22, 2010

    The King of the Wall

    [¡Ask a Mexican!] Also, Identity Hecho en México

  • Food

    January 7, 2010
  • Blogs

    November 16, 2009

    Wacky Snacks: Mang Tomas All Purpose Sauce

    Edwin Goei​Name: Mang Tomas All Purpose Sauce Origin: Phillipines Found at: Bodega R Ranch, Tustin Cost: $0.79 Ingredients: Water, Cane Sugar, Bread Crumbs (Flour, Sugar and Palm Oil), Cane Vinegar, Salt, Hydrolized Plant Protein (Soy Protein), Onions, Garlic, Black Pepper, and 0.1% ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 8, 2008

    Live Review: Bambu at UCI on 03/07

    Third world logic stormed UC Irvine last night as former Native Gun rapper Bambu took the stage, promoting his newest CD, "I-Scream for the Children." As a Pinoy born and raised on the streets of Watts, Bambu's rhymes and perspective come from a place few people outside Manila or Downtown Los Ange ... More >>