Rudolph Giuliani

  • Film

    March 20, 2014
  • Blogs

    April 6, 2012

    Will Swaim Joins Steven Greenhut To Expose Government Waste, Fraud and Abuse

    Can two past journalism enemies join together in common cause?The answer is yes based on the relatively new union between Will Swaim, OC Weekly's founding editor, and Steven Greenhut, the longtime lead editorial writer and columnist for crosstown rival Orange County Register.Greenhut is nowadays vic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2011

    Remembering When Chuck Smith Predicted the End Times--And They Didn't Happen

    ​Much is being made right now about some yahoos predicting that the world will end on May 21 because Scripture says so--you know, because such predictions have never been offered in the history of humanity. You can see their billboards around the county, with an added ad to listen to some radio st ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2010

    OC Register Botches Rudy Giuliani Appearance for Van Tran

    Giuliani backs Van Tran​I'm one of the folks who thinks the Orange County Register has gotten better in recent years--more willing to go after once sacred cows. I especially like the work of the paper's OC Watchdog section. They've routinely done fantastic work.And then a Reg story pops up that re ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 17, 2010

    Blame Powell, Giuliani, Phelps, Holtz and Rice for the Traffic Around Honda Center

    ​The Honda Center in Anaheim warns motorists that the streets, freeways and exits around the arena will experience heavy traffic between 7 and 9 a.m. today.Center officials blame Colin Powell, Rudy Giuliani, Michael Phelps, Lou Holtz and Condoleeza Rice for the expected Sig-Alerts.No, those sports ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2009

    2009 Postseason Throwndown: Who Are Bigger Assholes, New Yorkers or Philadelphians?

    A-Rod or A-Hole?​Since it's now obvious there will be no freeway series (hey, Angels and Dodgers, here's an idea: bring your bats next time), the time has come to move beyond the brutal losses suffered by our soon-to-be-exiting home teams and concentrate on the really important stuff. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 10, 2009

    Cypress College Recognized for Muzzling Free Speech

    Photo by Gregory MiguelA hand-cuffed activist is led away from an anti-abortion protest at Cypress College last year.The independently funded Thomas Jefferson Center for the Protection of Free Expression cites the administration of Cypress College on its 18th annual list of the "best" Muzzlers of Fr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 3, 2009

    Read Curt Pringle's Lips: He'll Take New Taxpayer Dollars

    Anaheim Mayor Curt Pringle has long been the golden boy among Orange County Republicans. He got elected to the party's Central Committee in 1986, and two years later became the GOP nominee for the Garden Grove area state Assembly seat. The party, under the leadership of then-Chairman Tom Fuentes ... More >>

  • News

    February 7, 2008

    A Bluer Shade of Orange

    The raw vote totals in OC tell the real—and really amazing—story of Super Tuesday

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2008

    Rock the Poor(man) Vote

    So who's our favorite bikini babehound, the Poorman, voting for? “I'm not positive yet. Originally I wanted Giuliani, but as time went on I found him non-dynamic. McCain scares me, but I bet his wife was hot when she was younger. Now I think Obama—I like the idea of change.” Informed that, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 5, 2008

    When Your Candidate is Decimated, What's One to Do?

    Spin, of course! And that's exactly what Hugh Hewitt is doing. Despite his book boy Mitt Romney getting slammed tonight from the moderate wing by John McCain and by the right via the suddenly resurgent Mike Huckabee, Baby Hewie continues to insist there's hope for Mitt. All he can muster is that R ... More >>

  • Features

    January 24, 2008


    Who are the OC players who contributed to the 2008 presidential candidates?

  • Film

    December 20, 2007

    Moolah Formullahs

    All aboard the '80s wayback machine for Mike Nichols' good-time Charlie

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2007

    Tuesday's Headlines. No Surprises: Rudy's Piggy Bank

    Piggy Bank time! Rudy Giuliani will be in San Juan Capistrano this afternoon for private fund raiser (which his people tell us will be closed to the press). The Washington Post reports that Giuliani's OC trips have been happy ones thus far. He's picked up $98,250 from Newport Coast, $273,388 from Ne ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2007

    Wednesday's Headlines. No Surprises: Carona Giuliani?

    What do Mike Carona and Rudy Giuliani have in common? Ties to former cocaine smuggler Florida billionaire Hank Asher, reports ABC News: Asher, aka H.A. in the indictment, allegedly gave Carona's wife (and former Assistant Sheriff George Jaramillo's wife) a $15,000 diamond-studded gold Cartier watch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2007

    The only endorsement that matters

    Are you a fan of Hillary but not sure she can win? A Romney follower who has questions about his Mormonism? Like Giuliani, but hate his abortion stance? Dig Obama, but worry about his pals who hate gays? It's tough to pick a presidential candidate who's just right, especially with all the pundits a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 21, 2007

    Sunday's Headlines & Surprises: Pipe Bomb Rocks Long Beach

    Bud Light No More, You Pick Again: My-Thuan Tran reports this morning that the “Starbucks generation” of Vietnamese Americans “couldn’t stand dingy” Little Saigon restaurants and is building “stylish and spotless . . . swank” restaurants in response. Bao Tran, 34, quit a job in insuran ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 1, 2007

    Monday's Headlines & Surprises: Santa Ana Gag Ballers

    Math Skills Looted: Dr. Donny George, director of the Iraqi National Museum during the American invasion, spoke yesterday at the Bowers Museum in Santa Ana and caused “scattered gasps” by showing photographs of destroyed artifacts, writes Sean Emery at the Register. Emery notes that looters stol ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2007

    Pricey Morning in America

    Mitt Romney may like him some outdoor barbecue and bouncy houses, but it seems that Rudy Giuliani prefers breakfast as his OC fund-raising venue. However, those eggs and bacon will cost you -- got $2,300 or more? Want to blow it all on a photo op with Rudolph the Red-Nosed Frontrunner? Then get your ... More >>

  • Film

    June 28, 2007

    Dr. Feelgood

    Sickos pill goes down easy, but its diagnosis of U.S. health care still devastates

  • Blogs

    November 16, 2006

    Dornan in '08

    I don't want to get anyone's hopes up, but judging by this report from Drew Cline, editorial page editor of New Hampshire's Manchester Union Leader, the race for the 2008 GOP presidential nomination could prove to be very, very entertaining. Cline writes on the Union Leader blog: I just got off the ... More >>

  • Columns

    September 7, 2006

    Commie Girl

    Freedom Costs a Buck-O-Five: Ladies and gentlemen, your Labor Day weekend!

  • Music

    August 24, 2006

    Sleepers Awake!

    Bigg Jus and Nikola Tesla and the Lunar Hip-Hop Robot Camera

  • Film

    August 10, 2006

    Rehearsing the Apocalypse

    9/11 buries Oliver Stone

  • Web

    August 4, 2005
  • Columns

    December 30, 2004

    Call Me Irresponsible

    Yes, Its Undeniably True

  • News

    November 25, 2004

    Sex with Parrots and Other Jokes

    A Day At The Pond With Americas Top Motivatorsand Jerry Lewis

  • Features

    October 7, 2004

    Burning Bush: The Issue

    A year in Dubya-dumping by his conservative critics . . . and Howard Stern

  • News

    August 26, 2004

    Burning Bush

    The Presidents Conservative Critics

  • News

    July 22, 2004
  • News

    January 29, 2004

    The Modern Dance

    Koos in Trouble 2: Electric Boogaloo

  • Film

    September 11, 2003

    Thats Our Bush!

    The presidents re-election campaign kicks off with a shameless 9-11 docudrama

  • News

    August 8, 2002

    Iron Mike

    Is Sheriff Carona ready for the White House?

  • News

    March 14, 2002

    Primary Madness

    An OC election time line

  • Columns

    November 15, 2001
  • Culture

    November 2, 2000

    Life in the Sewers

    Inelegant tagging in Irvine

  • News

    December 23, 1999

    Crime Times

    Safety Zone reinforces suburban fears

  • Culture

    November 11, 1999

    Pretty Girls

    Ellen Rose and Nora Novak rock. Plus, the long-awaited final word on the whole stupid uproar at the Brooklyn Museum

  • Columns

    May 6, 1999

    Up in Smoke

    My mama said it's good to be natural

  • News

    April 22, 1999

    West Coast Wrap

    East vs. West in ultimate cyber death match