The Atlantic Monthly Group

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2013

    James Howard Kunstler, "New Urbanism" Guru, Blasts "Fiasco Known as Irvine"

    James Howard Kunstler, a New York-based author and social critic known for his 1994 book The Geography of Nowhere, articles in The Atlantic Monthly, the New York Times and elsewhere, as well as TED lectures on suburbia, urban development and "the global oil predicament," has lowered the boom on Oran ... More >>

  • Columns

    January 31, 2008


    'He will have had a greater positive impact in people's lives than some judgmental, morally superior journalist who can only throw barbs to build himself up at the expense of one who has passed away'

  • Blogs

    January 25, 2008

    The Best of the Worst

    Nick Schou's "Just a Random Female," which recounted the harrowing tale of the 1986 murder of Robbin Brandley at Saddleback College and the subsequent search for her killer, will be included in the 2008 edition of The Best American Crime Reporting anthology. This book has in the past featured articl ... More >>

  • Culture

    March 22, 2007

    You're On With Jesus

    Neil Saavedra brings God down to Earth

  • Culture

    March 23, 2006

    The French Really Like Us

    American Vertigo expands upon Tocquevilles territory

  • Culture

    December 22, 2005
  • Features

    May 27, 2004

    Post-Industrial Grease Monkey

    Jesse James and the gradual degreasing of the West Coast Chopper

  • News

    January 16, 2003

    Theyre Here, Theyre Queer, Theyre Armed

    Orange Countys Pink Pistols are all for peace, love and understanding among straights and gays. Meantime, theyre taking target practice.

  • Features

    October 4, 2001

    Dr. Frankenbacher

    Huntington Beach Congressman Dana Rohrabacher helped arm the terrorists accused of attacking New York and Washington, D.C. Now hes got a new plan to save the world

  • News

    December 9, 1999

    Bankruptcy? What Bankruptcy?!

    OCs financial meltdown, five years later

  • News

    February 18, 1999

    Blown Coverage

    How to keep ignoring the bankruptcy fallout