• Blogs

    June 25, 2014

    Six Reason Your Band Needs to Tour

    There are a lot of ways to travel the world. Most of them involve being extremely wealthy. However, if you weren't born with the gift of mommy and daddy's golden checkbook, you can still find a fairly respectable way to see the world, provided you're OK with sleeping on a pool table and using a bloo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 16, 2011

    Christopher Hitchens' OC Connection

    Flickr user H2g2bobHitch​Christopher Hitchens died Thursday at the age of 62 after battling esophageal cancer, and though his prolific and enlightening work belongs to the world, he did make an Orange County connection late in life.Hitch-22: A Memoir (2010) includes a chapter based on Hitchens hav ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2008

    First Team All-Americans

    When you think of soldiers and especially those killed in action, you generally conclude most came from the poorer parts of town. But with five young servicemen cut down in their primes, Irvine is the Orange County hometown with the most war dead from the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan. It's also ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 31, 2008

    Wake Up and Suck the Orange 1.31.08

    POORMAN SUES KDOC: LA Times - Dana Parsons covers the Poorman with typical dollops of smarminess. No genital warts mentioned whatsoever. I'd wax moronic but Luke Y. Thompson already covered this like a month ago (Exit Poorman, Feb. 3). So will he be a Richman? Do fiddlers play on roofs? DEBBIE #1 G ... More >>

  • News

    May 4, 2006

    Baghdad Diaries

    One womans two-year adventure in Iraqs Green Zone

  • Columns

    March 16, 2006

    For What, George?

    Among the more than 2,300 Americans killed in Iraq, we want to recall our friends and neighbors. We honor their memory best by doing what we can to bring U.S. troops home.

  • Unknown

    August 11, 2005
  • News

    June 2, 2005

    True Tales from Mortar-itaville

    Greg Weiss spent a year in Iraq fighting Ecstasy smugglers, truck thieves and shepherd shootersand avoiding mortars. Lots of mortars

  • News

    May 26, 2005

    Memorial Day 2005

    We remember everything

  • Columns

    December 25, 2003

    Santas Mailbag

    Pour an Eggnog and Read Along