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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
Who are the OC players who contributed to the 2008 presidential candidates?
Sandy Zipp, Professor, UC Irvine
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 >>
Man vs. man-baby
The trials of Elizabeth Loftus, defender of the wrongly accused
Is Net speed or censorship behind Napster spat?