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Well here's a heartwarming day-after-Christmas story . Dr. Mary Pham, a resident of Irvine, California, decided last April to show her support for the LGBT community by raising a rainbow flag. Not ...
by Chrislove
Comment Count 318 comments on Thu Dec 26, 2013 at 01:23 PM PST with 596 Recommends
Caution is preferable to rash bravery - Sir John Falstaff, King Henry the Fourth, Part I Falstaff may be beloved, but he was not who you wanted leading you ...
by CanYouBeAngryAndStillDream
Comment Count 535 comments on Wed Jul 18, 2007 at 08:50 AM PDT with 427 Recommends
Orange County Republican Marilyn Davenport has made a statement regarding her racist E-mail portraying the President and his mother and father as chimpanzees. I'm sorry if my email ...
by Adept2u
Comment Count 999 comments on Mon Apr 18, 2011 at 08:33 AM PDT with 364 Recommends
by bajadudes
Comment Count 190 comments on Tue May 23, 2006 at 10:43 AM PDT with 352 Recommends
A diary I wrote on Sunday, "How Anti-Union, Anti-Tax OC Conservatives Defeated Adequate Fire Protection in 2005," (
by eugene
Comment Count 135 comments on Thu Nov 01, 2007 at 12:36 PM PDT with 349 Recommends
The chances are that you have not been following recent events in [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Costa_mesa Costa Mesa], California, the plateau by the sea north of Newport Beach that contains some ...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 194 comments on Fri Mar 18, 2011 at 11:00 AM PDT with 331 Recommends
This is one of those times when you know something has gone wrong, very wrong and yet you wonder how it is even possible it has happened. It was July 5th when Kelly Thomas was so brutally beaten by ...
by Ellinorianne
Comment Count 266 comments on Fri Jul 29, 2011 at 07:25 AM PDT with 317 Recommends
Blogging is largely about talking the talk – and that’s important. This diary is about walking the walk. A few months ago, another member of this community and I made a pair of ...
by Major Danby
Comment Count 202 comments on Tue Jul 17, 2007 at 08:57 AM PDT with 261 Recommends
In December, an unvaccinated woman visited Disneyland (then flew home) and spread measles to dozens of people. Now, in Disneyland's homeland of Orange County, 24 ...
by FaithGardner
Comment Count 398 comments on Tue Jan 20, 2015 at 01:39 PM PST with 229 Recommends
Organizing for America held a Rally for the Public Option today in Newport Beach, Orange County, sponsored by several other pro-health insurance reform organizations. About 300 souls showed up with ...
by Explorer8939
Comment Count 156 comments on Mon Aug 31, 2009 at 02:03 PM PDT with 228 Recommends
I'm running for District Attorney in Orange County, California, against Tony Rackauckas. (UPDATE: As some have wisely suggested, I should introduce myself to people who don't know me: in real life,
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 66 comments on Thu Mar 06, 2014 at 09:11 AM PST with 216 Recommends
Yes, you read that right. Equality California is a group that's not only working on Equality issues but doing a great deal of ...
by Ellinorianne
Comment Count 193 comments on Fri Oct 29, 2010 at 09:51 PM PDT with 209 Recommends
I would have thought, to be perfectly honest, that this story would have had legs. I live in northern Orange County, CA (where I am part of the county Democratic Party's hierarchy, for which I do ...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 132 comments on Sun Mar 06, 2011 at 05:36 PM PST with 205 Recommends
It's an infectious world after all In December, an unvaccinated woman went ...
by FaithGardner
Comment Count 203 comments on Wed Jan 21, 2015 at 08:03 AM PST with 144 Recommends
Thanks primarily to the generosity of people from this website, I will be able to pay my filing fee this morning. In return for your generosity, I can offer you -- well, at this point, only an ...
by Seneca Doane
Comment Count 34 comments on Fri Mar 07, 2014 at 09:55 AM PST with 108 Recommends
Zaraida "Ale" Reyes was a Dreamer. Additionally she was a transgender activist. Her partially naked body was discovered on Thursday behind a Dairy Queen in Anaheim . She was 28.
by rserven
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat Jun 14, 2014 at 03:00 PM PDT with 81 Recommends
Tomorrow, December 2nd, 2013 Manuel Ramos, ex Fullerton, CA police officer, will go on trial for the murder of Kelly Thomas, a homeless, mentally ill man beaten to death on July 5th, 2011. It will ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 47 comments on Sun Dec 01, 2013 at 08:07 AM PST with 81 Recommends
“Well, ya got trouble, my friend right here, I say trouble right here in River City*…..” In the musical The Music Man, the story’s central character, a con artist, convinces the town in ...
by jerrywaxman
Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Jun 20, 2014 at 07:46 PM PDT with 77 Recommends
In the matter of the death of Kelly Thomas... After just more than five days of testimony, prosecutors have rested their case in the trial of two former Fullerton police officers charged in the ...
by jpmassar
Comment Count 20 comments on Wed Dec 11, 2013 at 09:43 PM PST with 77 Recommends
Crossposted at the OC Progressive We waited, many waited a lot longer than I did and I was lucky to be there in line, waiting and ...
by Ellinorianne
Comment Count 37 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2009 at 06:39 PM PDT with 70 Recommends