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  • Blogs

    January 23, 2013

    11 Richard Nixon College Football Moments

    The previous post revealed some of Richard Nixon's ties to professional football. Even though Ronald Reagan has forever been associated with college football because of his sportcasting and Gipper role in 1940's Knute Rockne All American, you can make the case that Trickie Dick was even more closely ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2012

    OC Pot Dealer Cheers Fed Crackdown on Medical Marijuana

    The wire service United Press International has a funny story that went up this weekend: pot dealers are really happy that the Obama administration has been cracking down on the medical marijuana industry. The Sept. 8 story's funny in part because of it's headline: "California's Medical Pot Trade Th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 6, 2008

    Babies, Porn Stars and Mixed-Martial Artists

    New York Post Page 6 columnist Richard Johnson reports today that retired porn star Jenna Jameson is having “Huntington Beach Bad Boy” Tito Ortiz's love child. Well, at least we think it's Tito's. Pity the fool who is the father if it is not. By the by, our image of Ortiz was shot by former W ... More >>

  • News

    April 28, 2005

    Dr. Death Revisited

    In French TV documentary, ex-CIA official admits ties to CIA-cocaine scandal character

  • News

    May 13, 2004

    Jailhouse Iraq

    Brutalizing inmates is a proud American tradition

  • Film

    January 22, 2004

    All the News Thats Not Fit to Print

    Press consolidation, foreign correspondence and the Venezuelan coup

  • News

    August 29, 2002

    Our Man in San Salvador

    Notorious generals U.S. ties ran through an ex-OC cop

  • News

    April 12, 2001

    Send George Packing!

    Dailies Praise Argyros as a Civic Leader, Ignore Allegations His Firm Ripped-Off Tenants