Steve Austin

  • Film

    August 23, 2012

    Action Movies Don't Have to Suck

    A lament for lost carnage—and coherence

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    He's Steven Slater, Bitches: Jet Blue Employee Turned Folk Hero Turned...Rapper?​Former Jet Blue employee Steven Slater became a household name this summer after quitting his job in epic fashion. It wasn't just another day on the job back August 9 when Slater got into an argument with a passenger over a package. He had finally had ... More >>

  • Film

    August 12, 2010

    Sly and the Family Stallone

    Action all-stars cast get nostalgic for their legacy of brutality in 'The Expendables'

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2008

    Last Night: WWE's RAW at the Honda Center

    Since I was getting hassled by security for the first hour because I mistakenly thought my press creds sort of implied I was bringing a camera to the Honda Center Monday night, staff writer Luke Thompson gives this report of the dark matches: "I got inside just in time to hear Hacksaw Jim Duggan’ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 19, 2007

    Snap Judgment: A Stone Cold career. Or not.

    One would think sitting at an Anaheim Wal-Mart and signing copies of The Condemned would be a career low for former WWE champ Stone Cold Steve Austin. But the line winding through the store aisles and the chaos that was the Wal-Mart parking lot yesterday evening indicate otherwise. A friend and I ha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2007

    Austin 9:18 Says "I Just Signed Your Disc!"

    Earlier this year, I got to meet former WWE champion Stone Cold Steve Austin for an exclusive OC Weekly interview. Many of my fellow wrestling fans were jealous. But now, they too can meet him. As can you. He's coming to Anaheim to herald the DVD release of his movie THE CONDEMNED, which comes out ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2007


    During his interview with OC Weekly, Austin touched on numerous subjects beyond his new movie career. There wasn't room enough to cover all of them in print; here, for the fans, he offers up some additional uncensored opinions. On rumors of a WWE-brand beer: Oh, we were going to come out with a be ... More >>

  • Film

    April 26, 2007

    Austin's Powers

    Stone Cold is hot, but The Condemneds hypocrisy is not.

  • Film

    April 26, 2007

    Stone Cold Says So

    Steve Austin explains his journey to the big screen

  • Film

    September 14, 2006

    The Longest Yawn

    Heavily padded football movie hits all the familiar notes

  • Music

    May 29, 2003

    Carburetors and the Devil

    Texas is trying to kill the riverboat gamblers

  • News

    June 20, 2002

    Domestic Violence

    Tim Hegarty dreams big, but for now, he keeps his wrestling monster in a box

  • Columns

    February 10, 2000

    Mergers and Acquisitions Girl

    In which the Girl attempts yet another unfriendly takeover!

  • Columns

    July 22, 1999

    The Huckster Cometh

    A salute to The Orange County Register