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    Episode 12

    It's bizarre alliance night as, by the time the end credits roll, Sandy's chummy with Jimmy, Kirsten's buddy-buddy with Julie and, most incredibly, Ryan's all palsie wowsie with Luke. The last two mortal enemies, who've both had carnal relations wit...

    by Matt Coker on November 27, 2003
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    Encyclopedia Blue - Matt Warshaw discusses making the ultimate surfing reference book

    From Maverick's to maneuvers, when it comes to surfing, bigger is always better. Now brace yourself for the leviathan of surf literature, an 816-page reference book called The Encyclopedia of Surfing. Master surf journalist Matt Warshaw spent three ...

    by MATT WALKER on November 27, 2003
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    A Hopeful Orwell? - Introducing Thomas Pynchons intro to the new 1984

    Illustration by Bob AulSo, Thomas Pynchon has popped up again. America's premier literary practitioner of silence, exile and cunning--last heard from in 1997, when his massive and beautiful novel Mason & Dixon came out, and whose last publicly avail...

    by CORNEL BONCA on November 27, 2003
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    The Shadow Knows - UC Irvines Beall Center fades to black

    By Rebecca Schoenkopf "Everyone wants virtual reality now," one of my paintin' friends hissed--he does that a lot--when I said I was headed to UC Irvine to see electronic art. "So, do some," I said. I am nothing if not sympathetic. He hissed again, ...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on November 27, 2003
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    Episode 11

    After Ryan informs Marissa he's going to visit his brother in Chino prison for Thanksgiving, she demands he let her tag along. Once there, bro says to stop the beatings inmates are giving him for welching on $6,000 in gambling losses, Ryan must deli...

    by Matt Coker on November 20, 2003
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    The Real The O.C. - Foxs Arrested Development captures Newport

    Contrary to the reviews penned by highly paid television critics at real newspapers, I have publicly proclaimed that The O.C. is a damn-fine television show. So it pains me to report after only its 11th episode, the Fox prime-time teen soaper has al...

    by Matt Coker on November 20, 2003
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    The Big Chill - The Reagans takes a right hook

    Illustration Bob AulIn the 1990s, Howard Kaloogian, an assemblyman from north San Diego County, regularly scored 100 percent ratings from groups such as the Gun Owners of California and Southern California Taxpayers Alliance while landing in the sub...

    by STEVEN MIKULAN on November 20, 2003
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    Be Like Magno! - Laguna Playhouses The Romance of Magno Rubio

    Photo by Lita PuyatI knew this guy once who loved relating this story: he's bent over in agony one early morning, hurling the contents of far-too-many beers and Lord knows what else into a gutter in downtown Fullerton. Long after the contents of his...

    by Joel Beers on November 20, 2003
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    How to Kill America - La Miradas All My Sons

    Photo by Michael LamontEven "good wars" leave bad scars, a lesson we would all be wise to recall in this era of preemptive invasion and massive military spending. Arthur Miller wrote presciently about the legacy of battle and the uneasy intersection...

    by KELLY A. FLYNN on November 20, 2003
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    Meditative Like That - Alan Rifkins Signal Hill

    The five stories Alan Rifkin has assembled for his debut collection, Signal Hill, might be a suite to the midlife crisis. All the protagonists are fortysomething men who've never quite been there, never quite done that. "There is a point where hopel...

    by DAVE WIELENGA on November 20, 2003
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    Blues & Browns

    Aloysious T. Dougherty III, Costa Mesa portraitist/filmmaker/writer/musician/ photographer, has launched a website (www.dougherty3.com/art/index.html) offering a compelling peek into his shadowy obsession with early jazz and blues musicians. I'm no ...

    by BUDDY SEIGAL on November 20, 2003
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    Very Picasso! - Laguna Beach roundup

    Artwork by John Brosio/Photo by James BunoanIt's a good thing Laguna Beach's First Thursday Artwalk comes but once a month; it takes at least that much time to recover from all the giddy dreck we're so delighted to traipse through. Mmmm, dreck! We...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on November 20, 2003
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    Still Angry - John Osbornes Look Back in Anger

    I have seen only two brilliant plays in my life, and Brits wrote both. David Halliwell's surreal 1966 tragicomedy, Little Malcolm and His Struggle Against the Eunuchs, was the first. John Osborne's 1956 masterpiece, Look Back in Anger, is now the se...

    by Stacy Davies on November 20, 2003
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    Episode 10

    Characters made more moves tonight than Tiki Barber. Newport Beach deb Marissa exchanged fluids with Chino transplant Ryan. Marissa's evil mom Julie hooked up with Don Bren wannabe Caleb. Caleb's son-in-law Sandy fought off the advances of his smoki...

    by Matt Coker on November 20, 2003
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    Meditative Like That - Alan Rifkins Signal Hill

    The five stories Alan Rifkin has assembled for his debut collection, Signal Hill, might be a suite to the midlife crisis. All the protagonists are fortysomething men who've never quite been there, never quite done that. "There is a point where hopel...

    by DAVE WIELENGA on November 20, 2003
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    Episode 9

    Episode 9: After a couple episodes that could have been centered in Anywhere, USA, The O.C. starts a thread that is ripped from actual local headlines. It seems that the Balboa Land Trust (think Bolsa Chica Land Trust) has retained Sandy Cohen's law...

    by Matt Coker on November 13, 2003
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    The Kind of Worst of Times - Strong theater in a weak week

    Photo by Lita PuyatA couple of weeks ago, it seemed every theater in Orange County was mounting something new, original, daring, fresh, inventive or provocative. That was very then, and this is very now. Name your least favorite theatrical smell, an...

    by Joel Beers on November 13, 2003
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    NoFX Please - Maverick Theaters Frankenstein

    A classic of the Romantic Era, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein is an Age of Reason hangover: Should we really do something just because science makes it possible? Shouldn't the pursuit of knowledge be tempered by humility? These compelling questions are...

    by KELLY A. FLYNN on November 13, 2003
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    I See Fat People - Fernando Botero is stuck with his shtick

    Photo by James BunoanAbout three-quarters of the way through the Museum of Latin American Art's "Fernando Botero: The Evolution of a Master"--an exhibit that can only be described as juicy--you get the sense Fernando Botero's tired of his shtick. Yo...

    by REBECCA SCHOENKOPF on November 13, 2003
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    Infinity, IYI - David Foster Wallace stares into a mathematical abyss and lives to write about it

    Given his pan-intellectual dexterity and neurotically analytic zeal, his taste for vicious circles and recursive loops, his ability to locate beauty and comedy in atonal technical jargon, David Foster Wallace is the perfect parachute buddy for a fre...

    by DENNIS LIM on November 13, 2003
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