Ric Salinas

  • Blogs

    November 12, 2008

    El Chinaco's Pupusas Still NĂºmero One--Even Catered!

    It cracked me up when commentator hungrymomma left this gentle scold regarding my taco review--hey, I'm a wab, chula! But I also laughed because I was planning to do a re-review of El Chinaco, the iconic Salvadoran eatery whose owner, Mirna Burciaga, famously took on the Minuteman Project a couple y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 24, 2008

    Last Night: Culture Clash in AmeriCCa

    Rather than offer a straightforward review of Culture Clash's Culture Clash in AmeriCCa at South Coast Repertory (anything these guys do is genius, and this show is no different), here's some notes from the Friday night premiere: *FACES IN THE CROWD: Orange County Business Journal honcho Rick Reiff ... More >>

  • Culture

    May 2, 2002

    Terror has a human face

    AmeriCAA reflects a darker twist on Culture Clashs already edgy vision