[Sound Guy] The Indio Index: Coachella By the Numbers

The Indio IndexDigesting three days of Coachella by the numbersAround 150,000 people were at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in Indio this year, according to estimates from show producers—150,000 people who are all kinda nuts.ThatNs 150,000 people who willingly subjected themselves to desert temperatures at the exact time…

Weekly Index

0 Number of Republicans who took us up on our offer from two weeks ago to shoot them in the arm to prove John Kerry was a pussy for accepting a Purple Heart after taking a hunk of metal in his shoulder while serving in Vietnam. 0 Number of days served in Vietnam by George …

Windex Rocks!

My sister got there first. I was busy sitting on the lawn out front, telling my woes to Victor, a beautiful, gay, Russian friend I hadn't seen in some time. He was busy telling me I was gorgeous. And skinny. Gay men are a tonic when you need a boost. But then my sister called, …

Part 14: Index-O-Rama!

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Law Professor Explores Secret OCDA DNA Database

Orange County’s District Attorney controls the largest database of DNA profiles not created by legislative act in the nation. The database, created in April 2007, is largely shrouded in secrecy. But a new paper by UC Berkeley Law Professor Andrea Roth sheds considerable light on the database. “[W]hile debate continues over statutorily authorized DNA collection, …

MET Gala Red Carpet Live Stream, Mon. 5/6, 5:30 PM

May 6, 2019 @ 5:30 pm – Gather your glam squad and step up your fashion game as the Bowers Museum is hosting a live screening of the MET Gala Red Carpet. Tonight you’ll be able to participate in OC’s own version of who wore it better by dressing according to theme for a chance of winning ‘Bowers’ Best Dressed.’ E! Red […]

OC Community Health Fair-Free

May 18, 2019 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm – IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 29, 2019 PSA MEDIA CONTACT: K L Newhouse KNEWImage Communications KIC.CrisisMediaLead5@gmail.com Senator Umberg and O.C. Sheriff/Coroner Don Barnes Will Appear at 5th Annual OC Community Health Fair At Second Baptist Church (SBC) May 18, 2019 “Tending the Temple” to practice healthier self, families, and community WHO: Second Baptist Church, 96 year old […]

Sweet Streams: A Decade Under the Influence in ‘The 2000s’

The 2000s were a strange time, but perhaps we say this about every decade. It’s wild to me that in this decade, I aged from kindergarten to college, yet I was barely conscious of all the advancements or political drama or entertainment that occurred. Thankfully, The 2000s helps put things in perspective for me by …

Mayor Seeks $250,000 for ‘Anaheim First’ to Assess Neighborhood Needs

Mayor Harry Sidhu’s pledge to Anaheim residents during a State of the City speech last month looked good in headlines. It boldly proposed $250 million in neighborhood investment over ten years with the help of a civically engaged but supposedly “nonpolitical” Anaheim First advisory committee. The mayor even bragged to the president of Trader Joe’s …