Michael Collins

  • Film

    January 26, 2012

    Liam Neeson Returns

    The strange career trajectory of the star of 'The Grey'

  • Blogs

    March 17, 2011

    ¡Ask a Comida Critic! Where to Spend St. Patrick's Day Today?

    ​The obvious question for hoy. From Forker Ann in Laguna Hills:I want to celebrate St. Paddy's today, but I don't want to fight for a seat among a bunch of drunks. I want something classier--not Five Crowns classy. Besides, they're Brits.Ooh, wish that I could direct you to a genteel Irish-themed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 12, 2010

    Richard Blais' Corned Beef Whisky Drink

    preppybyday @ CC BY 2.0​Ah, St. Patrick's Day, the day when people who aren't Irish celebrate Irish pride with food not known in Ireland and colored beer that would make most Irish blanch with horror. Corned beef and cabbage is not exactly a typical Irish dish, though it can be very tas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 25, 2009

    If Your Tap Water Tastes Like Rocket Fuel, Go Here

    California's Department of Toxic Substances Control, which oversees the ongoing cleanup of a toxic site in Chino Hills which for years had been an Aerojet manufacturing facility, is collecting public comment on its efforts through April 10. Some testimony will be gathered at a ... More >>

  • Film

    April 17, 2003

    Oh Dad, Poor Dad

    Surrogate fathers in The Good Thief and The Son

  • Food

    October 11, 2001

    Little Dublin

    Seal Beachs battle for the blarney heats up

  • Columns

    September 6, 2001
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    July 13, 2000
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    June 29, 2000
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    June 22, 2000