National Endowment for the Arts

  • Culture

    October 4, 2012

    Sergio O'Cadiz: El Artist

    The Mexican maestro was a popular painter in Orange County for decades. Now, his family is fighting to keep his legacy alive

  • Calendar

    July 12, 2012

    Muck Roots: Ukulele Festival

    Muckenthaler Cultural Center

  • Culture

    October 27, 2011

    Let It Bleed

    Hard at work on his eighth novel, 'Deadwood' author Pete Dexter still packs a punch

  • Columns

    April 14, 2011

    The Magical Realist Mexican

    [¡Ask a Mexican!] And why don’t more Mexicans go to museums?

  • Blogs

    January 14, 2010

    Freshly Released Nixon Papers Spawn New Game

    ​It's time to play the home version of the game sweeping the republic, Hate or No Hate. Today's contestants, based on 280,000 pages of documents recently released by the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum in Yorba Linda, are Trickie Dickie and his henchmen.

  • Blogs

    December 31, 2009

    Dana Rohrabacher Earns Spot on Worst Predictions List

    Dana's broken ball​Dana Rohrabacher's unhappily guaranteed that Hilary Clinton would be president now. The Orange County Republican congressman has said that the American press corps would be embarrassed for portraying the Osama bin Laden-aiding Taliban in Afghanistan as evil. He's claimed that th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2009

    Dusty Rhodes and the River Band Looking for Your Financial Support

    ​You would think that a band on a well-known national indie label like SideOneDummy Records would have all the money in the world; free to spend it on whatever bizarre whims they might devise. Well, you would be really, really wrong, actually.

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2009

    Laguna Film Society Gets Local

    For years, the Laguna Beach Film Society (LBFS) has presented foreign films and American independent features and documentaries to its members and non-members who attend screenings at South Coast Cinema or the Festival of Arts grounds. Keiko Beatie, formerly of the Newport Beach Film Festival (NBFF) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2009

    To Do Tonight - 6/1

    Engage/NEA Writers Event, 2 p.m.You think you have what it takes to be a writer? Too bad you're so old. Luckily age is just a number to the folks at Engage, a nationally recognized nonprofit leader in the field of creativity and aging. They're hosting a National Endowment for the Arts today where w ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 16, 2008

    Bang the Drum

    Francisco Aguabella

  • Culture

    May 22, 2008
  • Culture

    February 14, 2008
  • Blogs

    July 21, 2007

    Saturday's Headlines & Surprises

    Saddle Sores: Supervisor John Moorlach hasn't been in office long but he could be the most revolutionary county politician since . . . well . . . we haven't had any revolutionary politicians on the board of supervisors. On Friday, Moorlach announced plans to cut pension benefits retroactively for ce ... More >>

  • Culture

    February 1, 2007

    'Never Be Daunted'

    Hes not a stalker, just a smart guy from a small university who makes it a habit to befriend the worlds greatest artists

  • Culture

    January 4, 2007

    Ecce Homo

    Tim Miller: Behold the fag!

  • Culture

    June 2, 2005

    And When Did He Know It?

    What Corbin Knew

  • Features

    November 5, 1998

    Orange County's Scariest People!

    Hey! It really IS the Year of the Woman!

  • 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