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  • Blogs

    March 2, 2012

    Owen Youngman on Brother Randy, Axed Reg Sportswriter

    ​As we reported yesterday, veteran sports columnist Randy Youngman was among nine staffers laid off by the Orange County Register. Longtime readers of Youngman enjoyed his "Pickin' and Grinnin'" contests, but I always fancied his jabs at Keith Olbermann. From an Aug. 18, 2009 column: "Li ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 30, 2010

    Erwin Chemerinsky, UCI Law School Dean, Writes of Conservative War Against Constitution

    ​The Conservative Assault on the Constitution (Simon & Schuster, $27) argues that beginning with Richard Nixon and continuing through to George W. Bush, conservative presidents and their supporters have tried to change basic constitutional principles through their policies and appointments ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2010

    "TextKills Tour" That Began in OC Ends in D.C.

    ​The CEO and founder of Iconosys, a Laguna Hills company that developed a cell phone safety app aimed at combating texting while driving, rolled into Washington, D.C., in a 36-foot motor home today to end his cross-country "TextKills Tour." The University of Denver, Iowa State University, the U ... More >>

  • Features

    January 24, 2008


    Who are the OC players who contributed to the 2008 presidential candidates?

  • Music

    March 1, 2007

    Talk About Pop Muzik

    Sandy Zipp, Professor, UC Irvine

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2006

    It Pays To Be a Rohrabacher

    There's nothing illegal about paying your spouse to work on your congressional campaign. Richard Pombo did it. So did Tom DeLay. Even local boy Dana Rohrabacher does it. The Sunlight Foundation is busily compiling information on all sorts of representatives, but for the moment they're focusing on me ... More >>

  • Features

    May 11, 2006

    Forever Young

    Man vs. man-baby

  • Features

    September 9, 2004

    Memory & Manipulation

    The trials of Elizabeth Loftus, defender of the wrongly accused

  • News

    January 23, 2003
  • News

    March 9, 2000

    Bandwidth on the Run

    Is Net speed or censorship behind Napster spat?