A California Court of Appeal that last month rebuked a Huntington Beach Police Department (HBPD) sting operation targeting adults in pursuit of minors for sex on Craigslist has refused a California Attorney General's office request to reconsider its decision, but nonetheless softened it stance in th ... More >>
Longtime readers know I"m a huge fan of legendary cartoonista Lalo Alcaraz because only he and he alone knows how to illustrate my pathetic love life. But what's also amazing about Lalo is like a fine queso, he only gets better as the years go on. Nearly 20 years ago, he busted onto the national spo ... More >>
It came as no surprise that on Friday night, a plebeian crowd congregated at the House of Blues of Anaheim to unwind, get inebriated, and sing-along to the tunes of Ramón Ayala, the King of the Accordion. Historically, musica norteña/ conjunto norteño- a sound composed of strings, percussion ... More >>
An Orange County fraud trial has been scheduled for the Southern California-based producer of a series of soft porn films who allegedly ripped off $20,000 from an investor.According to a lawsuit filed by Michael N. Carroll of Laguna Niguel, Virtuoso Entertainment, LLC producer Landon Duval signed ... More >>
If Richard Nixon had not gone to that great pen of paranoia in the sky already, he would be at his library and birthplace in Yorba Linda more than just in spirit today to celebrate his 99th birthday.Hugh Hewitt, who originally came out west to help get the presidential library off the ground, wil ... More >>
20 years ago this summer, Pee Wee Herman got busted for indecent exposure in Florida and almost immediately and brilliantly bounced back with a surprise cameo appearance opening the MTV Music Awards a couple of weeks later with the only possible response:Based on everything that's turned up in the n ... More >>
Meg Whitman can down all the tequila shots with vendidos that she wants, but the fact is that the Republican gubernatorial candidate's name is mud with most any Latino voter in California. Her alliance with former California governor Pete Wilson might've played well with the CCIR crowd but antago ... More >>
If there is one area of Southern California more prone to white supremacism than OC, it's San Diego, better know as Klan Diego. It's from our dumber neighbors to the south that legendary white supremacist Pete Wilson--err, Tom Metzger--created White Aryan Resistance, where the San Diego Minutemen ... More >>
You know the sign at right, created in the 1980s by a Caltrans worker after a rash of illegal immigrant deaths on freeways, committing the very act the black-on-bright-yellow icon depicts. It's legendary enough nowadays--especially in the borderlands--to have inspired many parodies, not all of th ... More >>
Hunt: May you surround yourself with sane people next time...I was in San Francisco all of yesterday, so couldn't join in the election coverage like Coker, Scott, Spencer, and Megan. But I spent most of last night in a hotel room updating the Orange County Registrar of Voters website, sure that t ... More >>
John McCain wanted Christopher Cox fired as the George W. Bush-appointed chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission. The Los Angeles Times opined that Cox's chairmanship will be characterized by missing the signs that Wall Street was poised for a meltdown, noting the critics who said Cox's l ... More >>
How Arnold Schwarzenegger stopped worrying and learned to love selling out to special interests
OCMA presents the least beautiful loser of all
Fan turns on flat-faced weasel
San Diego Latino Film Festival excels where OC has nada
Dem boss ready for GOP 'bastards'
Gay activist sets the record straight about Log Cabin Republicans
Paul Freemans campaign to preserve a private trailer park on a public beach
Registers relationship with Fox News anchor dead in fight over Iraqi war coverage
Why did the Metro kill Hugh Hewitt's piece on Larry Agran?
Does Bill Simon really believe hes been exonerated by a Republican judge?
Visiting time at Wasco State
In the battle over power deregulation, the Reg figures it ought to be you
Radioactive Beagles Here? Sure!
OCs highest-profile Republican is a liberal in his own back yard
Yes, another #%&@$* year-end list!
Public access jeopardized at Crystal Cove
Carona puts his faith in more guns after ambush of deputy
How the federal government helps shield health-maintenance organizations from negligence suits
Three Strikes foes behind count in Sacramento
Bad news on the first anniversary of energy deregulation: you're still getting screwed
Why the poor resort to backroom injections
That means you!
Net serves death-penalty foes well
Tick, tick, tick goes Dave's biological clock
Why is cyberspace sucking the college experience into a black hole? 'It all comes down to money'
Secret meetings, shady deals: Life before & after the Orange County bankruptcy
President Clinton funds anti-sex programs