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Tom DeLay

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2013

    Film Week with Mr. Bib: Going to the Movies with George W. Bush

    Taping my show with the terrific film reviewer Peter Rainer of the Christian Science Monitor and KPCC's "Film Week" - and author of a new collection helpfully titled Rainer on Film: Thirty Years of Film Writing in a Turbulent and Transformative Time - I was happily affirmed in my sense that good wr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 2, 2013

    Gabrielle Jane Nestande, Killer of Nanny Out for a Walk, the "Great White Defendant?"

    Is Gabrielle Jane Nestande, a politically connected former Newport Beach debutante, the "Great White Defendant?"That's how a conservative online magazine is characterizing the 25-year-old convicted of criminally negligent homicide and recently sentenced to six months in jail for the hit-and-run slay ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2012

    Death By China Screening and Special Panel Discussion Set For Anaheim on Sept. 28

    Some critics have declared that Death By China is fueled by warmongering, anti-Chinese sentiment and others call the film/book another important wake up call to a looming disaster.You can make up your own mind Friday night in Anaheim when there will be a special showing of the controversial, 79-minu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2011

    [UPDATED] Remember Dana Rohrabacher's Vehement Defense of His Pal Tom DeLay?

    ​Update, Jan. 10, 3:07 p.m.: Former House majority leader Tom DeLay was sentenced today to three years in prison for illegally plotting to funnel corporate contributions to Texas Legislative candidates in 2002, the Washington Post reports. Throughout his political and legal ordeal, DeLay was vehem ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2010

    Remember Dana Rohrabacher's Vehement Defense of His Pal (and Felon) Tom DeLay?

    ​As Tom DeLay moseys into a possible life prison sentence after being convicted today of federal money laundering charges, let us turn to his pal and Huntington Beach's Surfin' Congresstool, Dana Rohrabacher.We'll begin with something spit out of the Mouth That Rohrabachered, followed by a slimy c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 16, 2009

    What Are Birthers Doing Hanging With Top Repubs In Newport?

    ​Matt Coker already did a nice job previewing the Western Conservative Political Action Conference taking place today and tomorrow at the Radisson in Newport Beach. But the Washington Independent's David Weigel -- who loves Orly Taitz as much as we do -- points out that  this conference isn't ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2009

    A-Rod Manages Steroid Crisis With Aid of Newport Beach PR Firm

    Outside Eyes, a Newport Beach-based crisis PR firm, is among the agencies that have been brought in to help Alex Rodriguez deal with the firestorm of controversy that has been generated by the New York Yankees slugger's admission to using performance-enhancing steroids. The firm knows cris ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2006

    You Better Not Pout

    Local blogger El Serracho (or The Serrach) finds himself in the Netherlands at the moment, where he reports that it's Christmas season. El is a Global Internet Manager of Production (or GIMP), a job that has sent him to the Netherlands at least 15 times. Those wacky Dutch are so high they give out g ... More >>

  • Columns

    October 12, 2006

    Commie Girl

    Blame Baseball: While most Californians were watching the Dodgers, democracy died a little in HB

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2006

    It Pays To Be a Rohrabacher

    There's nothing illegal about paying your spouse to work on your congressional campaign. Richard Pombo did it. So did Tom DeLay. Even local boy Dana Rohrabacher does it. The Sunlight Foundation is busily compiling information on all sorts of representatives, but for the moment they're focusing on me ... More >>

  • Film

    October 5, 2006

    Money for Nothing

    Iraq for Sale loads more anti-war cannon fodder

  • Columns

    October 5, 2006

    Diary of a Mad County

    Sept. 27 - Oct. 3

  • Blogs

    September 22, 2006

    More Mud Flung at Local Reps

    Five days after we pointed you to a Washington Post story on two ethically challenged local congressman, both got a curtain call for being among the 20 Most Corrupt Members of Congress. For their eyebrow-raising, borderline illegal land dealings, Reps. Ken Calvert (R-Riverside, but his district incl ... More >>

  • Columns

    August 24, 2006

    Commie Girl

    Crap Is Good for You! Just like this column

  • Blogs

    July 17, 2006

    OC: We're Number ... nevermind

    According to Money Magazine, Orange County is one of the best places in the country to live, if you happen to be, say, sheetrock or a nice kitchen countertop. Because if you are, then you could be part of some of the most expensive homes in the country. But if you're not building material, then Mone ... More >>

  • Film

    June 22, 2006

    Special Screenings

    Movie of the Week: To Kill a Mockingbird

  • Blogs

    June 19, 2006

    Activists Emerge From Their Foxholes

    An Aaron Haley just emailed us the following: Hello, I am hoping someone from the OC Weekly would cover our local 9/11 truth event in Huntington Beach. It will be an outdoor screening of 9/11 films including discussion. This is a very local event, the first of it's kind in Huntington Beach. It will ... More >>

  • News

    June 8, 2006

    Brave New Filmmaker

    Jim Gilliam of Uncovered, Outfoxed and Wal-Mart fame designs new distribution and fund-raising mod

  • Film

    June 1, 2006

    Special Screenings

    Movie of the Week: The Big Lebowski

  • Columns

    April 13, 2006

    Commie Girl

    Got Genocide?
    Give us your tired and your poor

  • Columns

    April 13, 2006

    Immigration? We've Got Bigger Problems

    Why our noncitizens are our best citizens

  • Columns

    April 6, 2006

    Diary of a Mad County

    March 29 - April 4

  • Culture

    January 12, 2006

    Art Finds a Fiend

    Laguna Beach art hippies fight the power, even after the power says, Sorry

  • News

    January 12, 2006

    Lou Sheldon's Movin' On Up

    OC reverend played the gay card to aid FBI corruption target

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2006

    FOO Fighter

    We're re-posting this Oct. 10, 2005, post because: a) A reader wondered why the Weekly had never connected slime-ball GOP lobbyist Jack Abramoff to our smurfin' Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-Huntington Beach). As the post shows, Clockwork had (and Moxley will mention it in Thursday's edition). 2) ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 10, 2006

    Aw, FOO-ey!

    Hats off to the LA "By God" Times' politico reporter Jean Pasco. Finally, a daily newspaper that circulates in Orange County has drawn a connection between criminally tainted GOP superlobbyist Jack Abramoff and wack-packin' Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-Huntington Beach). Way to go, Jean-o! Of c ... More >>

  • Columns

    December 15, 2005

    Commie Girl

    Itching with it

  • Columns

    October 20, 2005
  • Columns

    October 13, 2005
  • Columns

    October 6, 2005

    Our Vagetarian in Washington

    A bumper crop of bad news!? Thanks, Bush!

  • Columns

    October 6, 2005
  • News

    August 18, 2005

    Its a Wonderful Life

    How Howard Hills learned the true meaning of integrity

  • Web

    August 18, 2005
  • Columns

    August 18, 2005
  • Web

    August 4, 2005
  • Unknown

    July 7, 2005

    Supreme Food Court

    Jim Washburn fits Triangle Square into a conservative black hole

  • Columns

    May 12, 2005
  • Columns

    May 5, 2005

    Youre Welcome

    This is not a story about the filibuster

  • Columns

    April 21, 2005

    DeLay Lady Lay

    Lay across my big partisan fundie conservative ethically compromised brass bed

  • Columns

    April 14, 2005

    Days of Whines and Runny Noses

    Hey, kids: quitcherbitchen

  • Columns

    March 31, 2005

    Youre Going to Die

    But not before Tom DeLay says so

  • Columns

    November 11, 2004
  • Columns

    April 22, 2004

    Earth Daddy

    Denis Hayes organized the first Earth Day, and all he got was this lousy planet

  • Columns

    June 19, 2003
  • Columns

    May 22, 2003
  • News

    January 16, 2003
  • Columns

    December 5, 2002
  • News

    November 21, 2002

    Point and Laugh!

    Our post-election guide to the scoundrels of Campaign 2002

  • Culture

    January 24, 2002

    The Mormon In All of Us

    The Hunger Artists bash, latterday plays

  • News

    February 1, 2001

    Cox Proposes $6,000 IRS Loophole!

    You just have to be a rich white guy to get it

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