But they're not shutting down without a fight
When it comes to mainstream American politics, usually it's the Libertarian Party that one would associate with a pro-marijuana (medical or otherwise) agenda, but now you can add the Democratic Party to that very brief list. To wit: in Riverside, the very town whose fight over a local ban on marij ... More >>
Above the “Teamsters Local 952 Orange County and Vicinity” logo on the wall behind the speaker’s podium at the Orange union hall on Marks Way is the image of two horse heads. Instead of suggesting that represents the calling card of some syndicates that have been known to associate with labor ... More >>
Perhaps its the Makers Mark that the Weekly's late, great Commie Girl bought me, but when someone at Pangea yelled "There's the news camera!" I sprung into action, Besides making ridiculous faces and pretending to get in a fight with Garden Grove City Council candidate Paul Lucas (who maintained his ... More >>
IBEW hall, nine-ish... Would-be Garden Grove City Council member Paul Lucas notices my "Vote for LYT" shirt... "What the hell's LYT?" "My initials" "Oh, are you Luke something something of the OC Weekly?" "That's me" "You're not what I pictured." "Dare I ask...?" "I thought you'd look like Nick Sc ... More >>
Why do Supervisor Janet Nguyen's former supporters in OC's Republican power structure hate her so much?
... and I'm soooooo confused. I was out of town last Thursday through Sunday, and when I returned there were 17 messages on my phone from the likes of Pete Wilson, Dick Ackerman, Hillary Clinton, someone yammering about Jessica's Law, the Nguyen running for an OC school board seat and his partner in ... More >>
WEB EXCLUSIVE! Your guide to some of the locals in the Happiest City on Earth
Good Clean Trashy Fun: Happy Halloween, y'all
Where Everybody Knows My Name: Take that, Gustavo!
Blame Baseball: While most Californians were watching the Dodgers, democracy died a little in HB
Freedom Costs a Buck-O-Five: Ladies and gentlemen, your Labor Day weekend!
You Know Whos Not a Criminal? Paul Lucas is everywhere but jail
Reflections on Election Day, 2004