An all-day symposium at UC Irvine Thursday is not only dedicated to one of OC Weekly's favorite topics (marijuana legalization), but it includes ... um ... colorful characters who have filled our pages (print and otherwise) for years (Dana Rohrabacher, Lou Correa, Judge Jim Gray and Tom Umberg).
As Captain Willard in Apocalypse Now, Martin Sheen was ordered to "terminate with extreme prejudice" an Army Special Forces colonel who'd gone over the deep end in Vietnam. As Martin Sheen, the actor-activist is scheduled to execute with extreme prejudice a live theatrical reading in Anaheim Thursda ... More >>
[¡Ask a Mexican!] And why don't more Mexis appear on television news talk shows?
Conservative pundit William J. Bennett is coming to the Richard Nixon Library and Museum Sunday to hawk the book he cowrote with John Cribb, The American Patriot's Alamanc. Bennett has written so many books that it's fun to contrast the titles with his own notoriety. For instance:The Book of Virtues ... More >>
Rebecca Schoenkopf takes on the presidents drug war
White kids on dope!
OCs Tom Umberg leaves the White House for the Big Bucks
Feds to teens: Just say no, dude