| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:03 PM
Q: I grew up with five siblings, but after Dad died, our weak relationships went from bad to worse. To this day, two of my siblings and I get along fine. We've admitted to the pain we caused each other and asked for forgiveness. My relationships with the other three are not fine.
| Sep 24, 2013
| 5:56 PM
As Mark Twain said, "Get your facts first, then you can distort them as you please."
The following is from a Daily Pilot article dated April 15, 2001. At the time, Costa Mesa's then-Police Chief Dave Snowden was responding to community criticism on...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 8:29 AM
The Princess in the Opal Mask
By Jenny Lundquist
Running Press Teens; 350 pages
It seems to be Mark Twain season in Orange County. This month, Val Kilmer brought his one-man show,...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Whitney Cummings has her friends to thank for her career as a comedian.
Oh, and a slew of failed relationships.
Born in Washington D.C., Cummings spent much of her youth complaining — basically, screaming — about heartbreak and injustices....
| Apr 1, 2011
| 11:18 AM
I love books, and one of my all-time favorites is "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn."
I first read the classic Mark Twain novel when I was about 12 years old, and revisited it with my two sons, taking full advantage of the chance to ham it up while...