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    November 13, 2014
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    September 30, 2014

    How To Avoid Getting Robbed On Tour

    Although musicians are infamous for walking out on bar tabs, trashing hotel rooms and hijacking chuckwagon sandwiches from gas stations, there is one thing they deserve: the ability to torture society with their particular brand of art. Sadly, it happens all too often that bands' tours are derailed ... More >>

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    September 12, 2013
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    June 14, 2012

    Burn This

    El Camino Real Playhouse

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    September 15, 2011

    Sarah Chang

    Segerstrom Center for the Arts

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    May 9, 2011

    Adam Gadahn's Background: Loves Death Metal

    ​[via The Stranger]In "Al Qaeda's Up-And-Comers", Newsweek named the Al Qaeda Hydra--the eight people most likely to succeed Osama bin Laden--with OC's Adam Gadahn on the list. The article says that 32-year-old goat boy Gadahn, who converted t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2010

    In Memoriam: Five Strange Stories Related to the Death of John Lennon

    Vickie ChangJohn Lennon, 1940-1980.​Thirty years ago today, John Lennon's life was cut short by a disturbed fan while returning to his home at the Dakota on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. As with any legend, countless tales--the bizarre, the depressing, the totally untrue--surround Lennon's mur ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2010

    1, 2, 3, 4 ... Katy Perry Declares A Boob War! See Who is Pulling Out the Big Guns in This Fight

    Katy Perry fires the first volley of Boob War in this screen shot from her "California Gurls" video​In the past week, Katy Perry has claimed the summer as hers. Not with the inexplicable success of her single "California Gurls," nor her inexplicable romance with the inexplicably charming Russell ... More >>

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    February 23, 2010

    Chapman-Buddy John Yoo: Sure, the President Can Massacre Civilians

    Photo by Christopher Victorio Torture lawyer Yoo makes his case at Chapman, flanked by former law dean turned attorney general candidate John Eastman.​There's good and bad news for John Yoo, the former Department of Justice lawyer who served as Chapman University's "Fletcher Jones Distinguished Vi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2010

    What's With Cypress and Illegal Sex With Girls?

    ​A 42-year-old male teacher at what's been dubbed one of Orange County's best high schools pleaded innocent Wednesday to banging a 17-year-old female student in his classroom and car. Christopher John Ontiveros, of Huntington Beach, teaches history at Oxford Academy in Cypress, but if he is convic ... More >>

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    December 9, 2009

    No Fast Times at Obama High for Orange Unified Trustees

    ​The Orange Unified School District is known for racking up national academic honors, three of its high schools consistently making Newsweek's "1,000 Best Public High Schools in America," and elementary and middle schools there continually scoring above average on standardized tests.The district i ... More >>

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    September 8, 2009

    Your Baby is a Racist

    ​Newsweek's got some unwelcome news out today for new parents: Their babies are racist.And it's probably the parents' fault.

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    August 13, 2009
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    May 14, 2009
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    May 7, 2009

    Taylor: Start the Feud With Jonathan Alter Without Me

    AlterIn his new collection of his Newsweek columns since the 1990s, Between the Lines: A View Inside American Politics, People, and Culture, Jonathan Alter revisits the Bushes, the Clintons, Jimmy Stewart, Frank Sinatra and Rush Limbaugh. John Taylor, who left as executive director of the Richard Ni ... More >>

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    May 3, 2009

    Kogi, At Last!

    Saturday, May 2, 2009. This was the night. I could feel it. I was going to finally sink my teeth into something the whole of L.A. had been talking about and enjoying for months. Unless you've been holed up in the Unabomber shack or haven't been reading my entries on this blog, I'm talking, of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2009

    Orange County "Dining In The Dark" Event - PART 1 of 3

    When the offer of reporting on the Orange County Dining in the Dark event came my way, I was intrigued. But first, an introduction to those unfamiliar with the concept. "Dark dining" has been around for almost a decade. Both Time and Newsweek had stories on it when it began to take root in Europe. ... More >>

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    March 9, 2009

    Kogi Korean Taco Truck Makes It To Newsweek

    Like I said in my review of Pizzeria Ortica this week, L.A. seems to be having all the fun lately, especially with Kogi Korean Taco Truck, the "Tweeting" roach coach that everybody wants a piece of.  Last week, quite inevitably, it made it to Newsweek, which is great and all, but as I read ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 20, 2009

    Pastor Rick Finds It Chilly in D.C.

    UPDATED... Following up on Gustavo's thoughts here: CNN pundit Roland Martin (loved his show, Laugh-In) had this to say about Saddleback Church pastor Rick Warren: "There were not many people clapping when his name was announced." That was right after another CNN pundit observed that those w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2007

    Ho no, Pimp yes

    As one of the more obnoxious members of the East Coast media elite, a man with a long history of spewing racist and other repellent nonsense, may have finally damaged his career by using the word "hos", the governor of the West Coast's largest state is about to publicly embrace "pimp" style. &n ... More >>

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    January 15, 2007

    Numbers, Numbers (and a semi-Nun)

    First for some numbers that aren't as big as you might think, or others might want you to think. If California were a separate country, it would have the world's sixth-largest economy, one hears time and time again. The governor even repeated the We're Number 6 bleat in his State of the State spee ... More >>

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    November 10, 2006

    Deconstructing Borat

    You've probably seen Borat, and if so you've probably seen Borat drunk, and you may actually be drunk now, and that puts you in a good state of mind to process this scene-by-scene dissection from Salon. Philosophical guy, the Borat: not many other movies this year have everybody asking questions lik ... More >>

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    September 25, 2006

    3 out of 4

    Over at Rising Hegemon, Attaturk notices a slight variation in the covers on this week's Newsweek. See if you can spot the difference. Yep. That's right. The editors of the international editions of Newsweek simply don't understand the tremendous importance of Annie Leibovitz reminiscing about he ... More >>

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    August 29, 2006

    One Year Later

    Usually when a regular columnist for one of the major news magazines begins to chew through the restraints of received ideas and government press releases, it is, to borrow a phrase from Samuel Johnson, "like a dog's walking on his hind legs. It is not done well, but you are surprised to find it don ... More >>

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    June 22, 2006

    Electric Cars Zapped to Life?

    We began our review of Who Killed the Electric Car? by describing the funeral that opens the new documentary. In his Newsweek column, Brad Stone does the same thing--before going on to say the funeral may have been premature.

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    June 8, 2006

    Cult-Classic Cleavage

    OnDVD: Beyond the Valley of the Dolls: Collectors Edition

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    April 3, 2006

    Now He's Worried

    Kevin Phillips is worried. Perhaps the brightest of the version of "the Best and Brightest" who followed Nixon to the White House in 1968, Phillips looks at today's GOP and doesn't like what he sees. It's the subject of his new book, American Theocracy: The Perils and Politics of Radical Religion, O ... More >>

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    January 5, 2006

    Welcome to Stanton!

    You cant afford it here either

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    December 8, 2005


    Comparing Rand to Kolasinski Would be Similar to Comparing the Revolutionary Marx to the Revolutionary Jefferson

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    June 17, 2004

    Corrupted Youth

    Is Dora the Explorer turning baby minds to crap?

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    March 11, 2004
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    December 11, 2003

    Whats His Line?

    An OC Weekly poll of voters in the Dornan-Rohrabacher race

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    September 4, 2003

    Wholly Without Merit

    Al Franken makes me mad!

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    September 4, 2003
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    May 15, 2003
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    November 28, 2002
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    June 13, 2002
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    March 28, 2002

    The Druidic Candidate

    Can California deal with a Druid for governor?

  • Film

    March 21, 2002

    Ordinary Heroes

    Harrisons Flowers transcends its star power

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    December 6, 2001

    See Owen Run

    Another top gun goes Behind Enemy Lines

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    October 11, 2001

    One Degree of Separation

    Whether he knew it or not, Khalil Deek had close ties to bin Laden

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    August 9, 2001

    It Wasnt the Cheese!

    Health crisis hits Commie Central

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    November 23, 2000

    Hog Heaven

    Exploding GOP heads, nipples with pasties and people who were mean to me

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    June 29, 2000
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    June 8, 2000

    Heal the SUV

    Ford's partnership with Heal the Bay not as weird as it sounds

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    January 13, 2000

    Coxs Flaccid Report

    Vaunted Chinese Spy Report Unravels

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    August 19, 1999

    Coming Out!

    Jim Toledano is a married father of two. Now the Democratic leader is ready for a new role: Gay activist

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    June 3, 1999

    A Gray Area

    OC judge is wild card in Citizens Drug Inquiry

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    February 25, 1999
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    September 18, 1997
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