Military Weapons

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2014

    OC Deputies Union and Fallen Cops Foundation Defend Raffling Off Semiautomatics: Update

    See the update at the end of this post where fallen cop foundation and Orange County deputy union officials agree raffling off semiautomatic weapons is no big whoop. ORIGINAL POST, AUG. 21, 6:39 A.M.: Cop killers can be people or they can be fictional characters in songs or they can be an AR-15 r ... More >>

  • News

    February 13, 2014

    Dana Rohrabacher: Front-Line Terrorist Fighter?

    [Moxley Confidential] Plus, more legal shenanigans in the Jim Toledano extortion case

  • Blogs

    September 4, 2013

    TSA Provides a Look at the Ammo That Caused a Fuss at John Wayne Airport Last Week

    As you might expect, the grenade sting ball and three military artillery fuses found in checked luggage at John Wayne Airport Aug. 27 made the TSA's roundup of arms, ammo and other curious items found last week at the nation's airports.

  • Calendar

    August 22, 2013

    Da Vinci: The Genius

    Discovery Science Center

  • News

    April 25, 2013

    Free Syrian Army: How to Not Help

    An OC refugee thought he had found a way to end his country's civil war. Then the FBI found his laptop computer

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2012

    Rigoberto Gil in Court After Cops Find Rifles and $2 mil in Coke, Meth in Santa Ana Home

    What Glendale police describe as a big-time Santa Ana drug dealer pleaded not guilty in Los Angeles Superior Court Monday to felony counts of possessing methamphetamine and cocaine for sale, transporting the drugs, possessing the drugs and an AK-47 at the same time and possessing the AK, two other a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 26, 2012

    Mysteries of Costa Mesa: Armalite and the Creator of the M16, a Walking Tour

    ​For reasons not entirely clear, Orange County isn't out loud and proud when it comes to its connection to one of the most famous battle implements of all time. In my efforts to discover the one-time Costa Mesa location of ArmaLite, developer of the M16, I was met with blank stares and should ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 15, 2012


    Segerstrom Center for the Arts

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2012

    Police Find 2 Grenades at Cypress Home, But Resident Says He Has a Third

    ​While serving a search warrant at a home in the 5300 block of Bishop Street in Cypress this morning, the man of the house being cuffed for alleged narcotics sales mentioned he had three grenades on the premises. The disclosure prompted a call to the Orange County Sheriff's Department Bomb Squad, ... More >>

  • News

    September 23, 2010


    Renowned forensics experts say a Pinal County, Arizona, deputy's high-profile tale about getting shot after encountering drug smugglers doesn't add up

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2010

    "Justice For Julian" Collender Takes Brea PD War to Streets, Facebook, Yorba Linda City Hall

    ​UPDATE: Julian "Jules" Stanley Collender's Family and Friends Loudly Protest His Slaying by PoliceIt's been 2 1/2 months since the life of Julian "Jules" Stanley Collender was cut short by a single police gunshot, but the Yorba Linda 25-year-old's family and friends have maintained their pressure ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 2, 2010

    Racist OC Register Reader Fustercluck of the Day

    ​Headline: 200 National Guard Troops Along California-Mexico BorderComment by HBFOREVER: now deploy another couple hundred National Guard into Santa Ana and clean up that mess! you have to dispose of the garbage that is already here in addition to keeping more trash from coming in! Comment by ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 26, 2010

    Racist OC Register Fustercluck of the Day

    ​Headline: Obama to send 1,200 troops to border Comment from Molly: We need to get rid of the Monkey in the White House before he ruins this Country any more. We need an AMERICAN for a president

  • Calendar

    October 22, 2009

    Wing, Wheels, Rotors and Expo

    Los Alamitos Army Field

  • Calendar

    October 8, 2009


    House of Blues

  • 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 >>

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2009

    Hasan Nouri Speaks at Event to Help Rid World of Landmines

    Hasan Nouri was the on the Weekly's Dec. 12, 2008, cover for raising awareness about the plights of his native Afghans and Orange County's polluted Aliso Creek. Manager of the Stormwater Engineering Division of URS Corp. in Santa Ana and recipient of civil engineering's prestigious Herbert Hoover Me ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 10, 2008

    Yankee Doodle

    Civil War Encampment

  • Blogs

    June 4, 2007

    You win some. You Laos some

    Is it just me, or does it seem like everyone is conspiring to overthrow the government of Laos these days? Apparently, Vang Pao, a former Laotion general from Orange County, and Harrison Ulrich Jack, a retired California National Guard lieutenant colonel, were arrested this morning and accused of do ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2007

    Mickey Mouse: Member of Hamas?

    Disney is a notoriously litigious corporation that defends what it feels belongs to them, whether intellectual property rights or the city of Anaheim. So it'll be interesting to see what, if any, reaction, they'll do after this children's television show aired on Hamas' Palestinian television networ ... More >>

  • News

    March 15, 2007

    Andy Get Your Gun

    OC arms dealer with AK-47s, rocket launchers escapes prosecution

  • Music

    November 30, 2006

    Death Grunts

    Napalm Death

  • News

    November 9, 2006

    Osama's Gun

    How to not build bin Ladens AK-47 without even trying

  • Music

    November 2, 2006

    Good Karma

    Wally Ingram benefit

  • Blogs

    July 15, 2006

    DeVore Cries Havoc

    "Look at it burning." -Sayyed Hassan Nasrallah, Hezbollah leader, speaking as his group's rockets struck a US-made Israeli warship Well, we're in for it now. Israel, Lebanon and Palestine are at each others' throats. Amr Moussa, General-Secretary of the Arab League, has declared the Middle East pea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 14, 2006

    Look to the Skies

    In a column in yesterday's Los Angeles Times, Ray Lemoine, co-author of Babylon by Bus, recounted his recent brush with the Department of Homeland Security. Lemoine was stopped at JFK airport while returning from Dubai. He'd been red-flagged because of a former job. Lemoine isn't a retired shoe-bomb ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 30, 2006

    Massively Penetrating in Vegas

    Looking for something new to do in Vegas? Something that involves breathing in massive amounts of particulate matter blown in from the desert? Something that involves watching yet another bit of idiotic Bush administration defense planning go up in smoke (literally)? Something a little mushroom clou ... More >>

  • Music

    March 9, 2006

    Extreme Extremeness

    Napalm Death brutalize the very concept of brutality with crushing, brutal crushingness

  • Features

    July 10, 2003

    Burying the Dead

    Famous war correspondent Gordon Dillow struggles with his truth

  • News

    April 10, 2003
  • Features

    April 10, 2003

    We Are a Legitimate Military Target

    If you think only Saddam places civilians near military targets, visit your local military base

  • Columns

    April 3, 2003

    All Crust, No Pie

    Why Shock and Awe should stick in our craw

  • News

    February 6, 2003
  • Unknown

    January 2, 2003

    Lost Year

    2002 was the year that sucked the chrome off the future

  • News

    December 19, 2002
  • News

    August 15, 2002


    Reagans fantasy of lasers in the sky hits earth again. But is anybody watching?

  • News

    February 7, 2002

    Space Case

    Apparently theres something called Space Command . . . and theyll control the weather

  • News

    September 27, 2001


    Bushs multibillion-dollar baby should have died Sept. 11

  • News

    May 17, 2001

    Boom "Times"

    Paper promotes missile defense like theres no tomorrow

  • Columns

    May 17, 2001
  • News

    October 12, 2000

    Peaced Off

    National Missile Defense rankles OC peaceniks

  • Culture

    September 21, 2000

    Duck and Cover-up

    "Atomic City" Doesn't quite reveal the whole truth of our curious relationship with Nukes

  • News

    November 18, 1999

    Up In Smoke

    South County project burns more taxpayer money than missiles

  • News

    October 7, 1999

    The Death Ray

    Welcome to South Orange County, home of uranium 238, illegal immigrants, rare trout, and the most powerful military laser in the world

  • News

    July 8, 1999

    A Higher Fire Power

    Carona puts his faith in more guns after ambush of deputy

  • Columns

    July 8, 1999
  • News

    February 11, 1999

    Star Wars, the Sequel

    OC firm still chasing Reagan's (costly) dream

  • Columns

    October 29, 1998
  • News

    October 8, 1998

    Ron Packard, Military Whore

    Beneath the South County Congressman's Mr. Vanilla exterior beats the heart of an old-fashioned, log-rolling, back-scratching, pork barreling special-interest pol

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