Postal Services

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2013

    Meet The U.S. Postal Service Worker Who Stole Hollywood Mail

    Jerry Tyrone Harris heard loud voices in his head, suffered schizophrenia, dropped out of high school, endured bouts of paranoia, clawed his face until it bled, banged his head on walls to quiet the voices, occasionally wanted to kill himself, convinced a dentist to remove all his teeth because he d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 22, 2013

    Best of Coachella 2013: Weekend Two

    The Visual Stimulations for People Who Were High Coachella's art installations -- the ones designed to impress you while you're high, aka all of them -- were particularly impressive this year. There was the tesla coil, the crane that was formerly a flower but now a praying mantis, the giant floresce ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 16, 2013

    The Postal Service - Fox Theatre Pomona - April 15, 2013

    The Postal Service Fox Theatre Pomona April 15, 2013 With the news of the horrific Boston Marathon bombing, seeing two police cars parked in front of the Fox Theatre Pomona produced an eery calm to the evening. The exhilaration of surviving Coachella quickly dissipated upon hearing the terrifying ne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2013

    The Best of Coachella: Weekend One

    Karen O's Outfit Karen O's wardrobe on Friday night was bad ass. The Yeah Yeah Yeah's front woman appeared on the main stage in a technicolor cape draped over a suit that looked like it was made of mercury. The vibrant collage was topped with a headpiece that Liberace might have worn had he ever bee ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 11, 2013
  • Calendar

    October 20, 2011

    Young Romans

    Viento Y Agua

  • Blogs

    July 14, 2011

    Black Eyed Peas go on Hiatus; Four Other Groups That Should Take a Break Too

    Christopher Victorio/OC Weekly​This week the Black Eyed Peas announced at their Staffordshire show that it was the "last time we're going to be in England for a long time." So yes, the group is taking a break, but they're not breaking up--at least, not according to Fergie and, there ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2011

    Listen to This: Reservoir Tips, a Dahga Bloom Spin-Off

    ​Apparently some members of Dahga Bloom were bored and decided to write some electronic music you can sing to, but not in a Postal Service way. Now it's a band called Reservoir Tips, and they have shows and a demo and stuff. Or something. 

  • Calendar

    October 21, 2010

    Dark Harbor

    Queen Mary

  • Calendar

    July 22, 2010

    Neon Trees

    The Glass House

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2010

    Mail-Stealing Mail Worker Sent to Jail

    Flickr user Steve 2.0 / Creative Commons.​Tired of using the excuse that your grandma's birthday card didn't ever arrive because it was "lost in the mail?" Instead try this one: It was stolen by a postal worker.That would have been a valid excuse coming from many victims of former US Postal Servic ... More >>

  • News

    June 4, 2009
  • Blogs

    May 5, 2009

    Going Postal to Help Hungry Orange Countians

    When the postman drops letters, magazines and packages off at your Orange County home or business on Saturday, he or she is going to want something in return: food.To help combat a sharply increasing need for emergency food assistance, U.S. Postal Service letter carriers will seek donated food items ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2009

    Why Doesn't Westminster Commemorate Mendez vs. Westminster?

    A faithful reader recently wrote in a question for my ¡Ask a Mexican! column wondering why the city of Westminster doesn't acknowledge Mendez vs. Westminster, the landmark desegregation case that allowed Mexican kids to attend school with their white peers and served as a precursor to the much-more ... More >>

  • Columns

    June 1, 2006

    Diary of a Mad County

    May 24 - May 30

  • Features

    October 20, 2005
  • Film

    May 27, 2004

    Lush Life

    Bukowski in and out of his cups

  • Music

    October 16, 2003
  • Columns

    May 3, 2001