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    July 8, 2014

    Iron Maiden's Bruce Dickinson is Wrong About Punk

    Bruce Dickinson rules. He's the greatest singer for one of the greatest bands of all time, Iron Maiden. But recently, he unleashed some pretty charged words in an interview with The Guardian. In addition to dropping one of the most incredible quotations ever, "fame is the excrement of creativity," h ... More >>

  • Culture

    April 3, 2014

    Hipsters Put a Sack on It

    [Trendzilla] Hobo bindles are suddenly becoming the rage

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2014

    Taco Bell Crime of the Week: Men Rob Woman Dying of a Brain Aneurysm at Drive-Thru

    There are depraved crimes, and then there's the sick shit pulled by two men who came upon a woman in a Taco Bell drive-thru, dying of a brain aneurysm. Their response? Rob her.

  • Film

    December 19, 2013

    The Best Films of 2013, A Second Opinion

    Toasting computer love, a genocide musical and a Midwestern odyssey

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2013

    Dave's Top Five Restaurants of 2013

    I used to throw this list together; I picked my favorite restaurants and dashed off the paragraphs in just a few minutes. Apparently, though, some of you are foolish enough to give a damn what I think about food. I'll be frank; I'm jaded. I'm tired of the food hype machine, every PR person's wet dr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2013

    The Best Dive Bars to Drink at in Your Neighborhood

    As you may have noticed, we can't stop yapping about our largest issue of the year, Best Of 2013, and we're not done yet. A chunk of our Food & Drink awards go to awesome neighborhood, hole-in-the-wall and dive bars around the county each year. South County, North County, Coastal--even Long Beach--t ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 27, 2013

    App-cessorize Your Wardrobe

    [Trendzilla] Clothia, Stylebook and other apps to help you look your best

  • Culture

    June 20, 2013

    Ali Sabet: Emperor of Emoji

    [Trendzilla] Pixopop's founder on the genesis behind Stitch Bunny, Pishi the Cat and more

  • News

    June 6, 2013

    A Gun-Dumb Brit's Journey Into American Gun Culture

    To conquer his fear of guns, a British immigrant takes a road trip to gun lovers' mecca: the NRA Convention

  • Blogs

    January 29, 2013

    On The Line: Roland Rubalcava Of Rubalcava's, Part One

    Meeting Roland Rubalcava for the first time was a bit nerve-wracking. It's not often we're asked to interview someone who's friends with El Jefe. Yet Roland was more unassuming and chill than many of our subjects, despite the constant ebb and flow of regulars filtering through the market. From his s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2013

    Karma Camp, New Non-Profit, Helps the Homeless With iPads and Mobile Showers

    "Most people offer shelter and food--we are not that," says Greg Sipe says confidently. He's referring to Karma Camp, a nonprofit founded by Sipe and Sean O'Neill, that deals with the ongoing issue of homelessness and mental illness under what they say is a radically new, and bright light. While Si ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2013

    Starbucks Sells Square's Mobile Credit Card Reader for $10

    The coffee giant is now offering Square's credit card reader--a small white plastic gadget that plugs into the headphone jack of an iPhone, iPad or Android device--for $10 at 7,000 of its cafes. And if you're new to Square you can apply for a $10 rebate, which makes it essentially free. 

  • Film

    November 15, 2012

    The Sky Keeps Falling!

    A short history of an art form's long passing

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2012

    Emily's Army - DiPiazza's - 7/20/12

    Emily's ArmyDiPiazza's7/20/12It isn't every night that a show at DiPiazza's is packed to the brim with teenage girls--unless East Bay pop-punk band, Emily's Army is listed on the lineup. Originally hailing from Oakland, the band decided to name themselves after Max and Cole Becker's (vocals and guit ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 21, 2012

    Casestagram, Prinstagram, and Other Instagram Tweaks

    [Trendzilla] Turn your photos into tangible things. Like post cards! And pillows!

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2012

    The Worst of Coachella: Weekend Two

    See also: Our Complete Coachella Coverage It couldn't all be great performances, decent recreational drugs, and pleasant weather at Coachella. Here are our writers' picks for their least favorite things from the festival's second weekend.

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2012

    On the Line: "Sushi Dave" Fernandez, of Sushi at The Venetian Gentlemen's Club, Part Three

    ​When I tried sushi at The Venetian Gentlemen's Club, I knew Dave would make for a good On the Line feature. Working in the service industry for 18 years, he gets a great deal of satisfaction from pleasing others with his cuisine. If you're down with hot women and cold sushi, he recommends making ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2012

    On the Line: Luis Flores of the Viking Truck, Part Two

    ​Friday night. Bootlegger's Brewery. It's my first time there, and I don't know what to drink. Luis Flores passes over a Mason jar of the Spring Saison, and I'm good for the next couple of hours. I get an insider's view of the Viking Truck's operation (and leave smelling delicious). There's Frank, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2012

    OC Music Awards Announces Launch of iPhone App

    ​The OC Music Awards announced the launch of its free iPhone app today featuring interviews, photos and playlists of bands participating in the nine-week competition. We here at Weekly World Headquarters were rightly hooked by the word "free," and proceeded to tap furiously at the faces of our pho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2012

    The Best Musician Signings And Events At NAMM

    ​With today being the official kickoff of the NAMM convention, expect Anaheim to be flooded with musicians instead of the usual Disneyland crowd. That being said, below are some of the best signings and events of the next few days, beginning this afternoon).

  • Culture

    January 12, 2012

    Mr. Chiizu Makes You Say, 'Cheese!'

    [Trendzilla] IPhone app lets you create your own Japanese-style photo booth

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2012

    Want to Protest the Girl Scout Cookie Boycott? There's An App For That!

    ​Earlier this morning, Anne Marie posted about the Girl Scout Cookie ban proposed by a Girl Scout named Taylor from Ventura, California. It set my blood boiling, especially this quote:"But most disturbing to me and my family, is that they've also admitted to already have placed transgender boys th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2011

    Evan Kleiman Releases "Easy As Pie" App for iPhone, iPad

    Photo by Christopher VictorioEvan with some random weirdo...​At last week's KCRW-SaFII Happy Hour at Memphis, Good Food host Evan Kleiman gave everyone an exclusive announcement: she was about to release her own app for the iPhone/iPad universe.Called "Easy as Pie," the app would feature videos an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 2, 2011

    Five iOS Games That Made Me Ignore This Year's Greatest Games

    ​It's that time of the year again. During the tail end of each other, video game developers release their biggest games in order to catch the high potential of sales during the holiday season. This can be a great or daunting time for hardcore gamers. On the plus side, there are a ton of great game ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2011

    Be Part of a New Hawthorne Heights Video

    ​ Hawthorne Heights is working on a video for their song "Oceans," and they want their fans to be in it. The video is about missing a deployed loved one, so they're asking people for short videos of themselves. All you have to do to be part of it is hold up a photo of a deployed loved one and say ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2011

    iPhone App Helps You Navigate Asian Markets

    ​We've sung many praises for our trusty Asian grocery stores--locally, we've got 99 Ranch, Freshia in Tustin, Mitsuwa in Costa Mesa, Thai & Laos Market in Anaheim, all treasure troves of wildly flavorful ingredients at affordable prices. But for the amateurs, or even experienced shoppers, navi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2011

    Five Search Features Yelp Should Add Instead of "Hipster"

    ​So news is going all around that Yelp added "Hipster" to its possible categories for a location's ambiance (which spelling is correct again?), and the first reaction that came to my mind is "redundant." Isn't Yelp the epitome of hipsterdom, of a sea of shallow reactions and It buzz, with the crea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 22, 2011

    [UPDATED, With Mouse Response] Lawsuit: Disney Encodes Its Workers' Social Security Numbers on ID Cards, Exposes Them to Identity Theft

    ​UPDATED, 1:59 p.m.: About 20 Disneyland workers stood outside the driveway that leads into the Grand Californian for a press conference announcing a class-action lawsuit against Disneyland. Although the suit portends to represent more than 20,000 Mouse minions, it was strictly a Unite HERE/progre ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2011

    Dueling Dishes: Battle Irvine Mexi-Chains Outposts!

    ​Though Irvine has risen in the past decade as one of the county's best dining cities, chains still rule the land of Agran--and they propagate like Tribbles. Proof in point: two Mexican chains opened their doors in the past month: Chipotle in Westpark and Chronic Taco in Woodbridge. Both offer m ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2010

    Revenge of the Restaurant: In Soviet Garden Grove, Restaurant Photographs You!

    Dave Lieberman​Are you one of those people who can't just sit and eat a plate of food without having to line it up, fiddle for three minutes with f/stops, autofocus and light meters, and get that perfect shot? ("If I can just catch the glisten of the pesto on the open-faced chicken sandwich, I'll ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2010

    OC Weekly iPhone App: Your New Guide to Everything Orange County

    ​Need to find the best restaurants, bars, concerts and events? There's an app for that: We're very much excited to announce the launching of the brand new--and free!--OC Weekly iPhone application.It's here for you when you've got nothing to do. It's here for you when you're hungry. It's here when ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2010

    OC Weekly iPhone App: Your New Guide to Everything Orange County

    ​Need to find the best restaurants, bars, concerts and events? There's an app for that: We're very much excited to announce the launching of the brand new--and free!--OC Weekly iPhone application.It's here for you when you've got nothing to do. It's here for you when you're hungry. It's here when ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2010

    OC Weekly iPhone App: Your New Guide to Everything Orange County

    ​Need to find the best restaurants, bars, concerts and events? There's an app for that: We're very much excited to announce the launching of the brand new--and free!--OC Weekly iPhone application.It's here for you when you've got nothing to do. It's here for you when you're hungry. It's here when ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 30, 2010

    #51. Secret Beer-Battered Fish Burrito at the OG Taco Adobe

    I have no clue why iPhone flipped my photo like this...​Because ustedes gentle readers love lists, behold the latest entry in our Top 100 dishes list that continues until Best Of--at which point, we'll give you MORE lists! Now, on with the show...If you go to the original Taco Adobe in Orange (not ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2010

    3hree Things: Essential iPhone Apps For Touring Musicians (Or People Who Often Find Themselves Disoriented In An Unfamiliar City Every Morning)

    Watch out for 3hree Things every Tuesday, where Riley Breckenridge, drummer of Orange County's favorite local alt-rock band Thrice, gives his take on life in Southern California, being an OC native and, of course, music.​I'm lucky (and eternally grateful) to be able to travel as much as I do fo ... More >>

  • Food

    July 22, 2010
  • Blogs

    July 13, 2010

    Alireza Sazegari Accused of Beating, Duct Taping and Being a General A-Hole to His Wife

    ​A 31-year-old man was arrested after sheriff's deputies found his wife beaten and bound in duct tape in the bathroom of their Lake Forest home.After turning himself in, Alireza Sazegari was held on suspicion of witness intimidation, spousal abuse, kidnapping and assault with a deadly weapon, and ... More >>

  • Culture

    July 1, 2010

    Little Games Are Big Business at Armor Games

    These guys take 'casual' games very seriously

  • Blogs

    June 17, 2010

    Chuck DeVore's New Career: Blogger

    John Gilhooley / OC Weekly​We should have seen this coming from the California Republican party's greatest geek politician, the man who posed with an iPhone on the cover of the Weekly and who, as we long ago predicted he would, ran the most Snakes On a Plane-like campaign (plenty of hype, laughed ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2010

    Starbucks to Offer Free, Easy Wi-Fi July 1

    ​Beginning July 1, all corporate-owned (i.e., not franchised) Starbucks locations will offer free, unlimited, registration-free Wi-Fi to all customers.

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2010

    Friday: Pop Noir Conquers a Crowd at UCSD

    Spencer Kornhaber / OC WeeklyNo, we didn't bring a real camera.​Being a snazzily dressed member of a well-liked, dance-rockin' local band: Seems cool, right? But you've got to put up with some bullshit if you want to make it big. Like taking gigs at college campuses an hour south of where anyone k ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 5, 2010

    This Week in Food

    ​ It's been a busy week for Stick a Fork in it, so we'll just drive right in!Dave introduces us to five foods first eaten out of desperation, gives his suggestions on how to circumvent tasty tomato scarcity, describes how one food truck has begun to do deliver and holds a battle of the Lebanese pi ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 24, 2009

    Christian TV

    Chain Reaction

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2009

    Free Crap That Came In The Mail: 'The Black Box'

    Before you die, you hear the Black Box.​Oh jeez. Is this "Free Crap That Came In The Mail" or am I starring in my own version of The Ring?

  • Blogs

    July 7, 2009

    Follow the Michael Jackson Memorial Service on Twitter!

    Hmm, I just paired the words "memorial service" with the word "Twitter" and an exclamation point. I guess I'm going to hell.Anyway, if watching the televised coverage of this morning's Michael Jackson memorial service at the Staples Center isn't enough for you (and why would it be? never enough dead ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 6, 2009

    Rad Show Last Night at Detroit Bar--Where Was Everyone Else?

    LA-area bands The Parson Red Heads, The Fling, The Monolators and Crash Kings (OK, the Fling are from Long Beach) played an excellent show last night at Detroit Bar. For only 5 bucks! The only problem is that pretty much no one was there to see it.

  • Blogs

    April 27, 2009

    Adventures in Chasing Kogi

    Saturday, April 25, 2009 -- A day in which I attempt to hunt down the Kogi Korean BBQ taco truck.  Here's how it went down: 12:12 p.m. I get an e-mail tip that Kogi's going to be in Buena Park tonight, at the same location they ended up in last Wednesday night. I am eating carne asada nachos a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 18, 2009

    Live(ish) from Coachella: Paul McCartney Plays Nearly his Entire 50-year Catalogue

    Hey, so sorry for not being very update-y last night: my iPhone's Internet apparently decided that we were no longer on speaking terms, and I didn't have any time to make it over to the LUXURIOUS PRESS TENT! because I was too busy seeing shows, man. So allow me to make up for lost time here.Paul McC ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 8, 2008

    Because You're Ugly: GIANT Earbud Speakers!

    Now, I'm not one that typically falls for the latest gadgets—MacBook Air? Cool, but I'd probably break it. And I'm probably going to need a CD-ROM drive. iPhone? I'd probably break that, too... not to mention I'd rather stick with my much cheaper T-Mobile plan. I am, however, a sucker for cute ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2007

    Friday's Headlines

    Immigration reform bill tanks: Local politicians applauded the death of a bill that would have legalized millions of immigrants, reports the Daily Pilot. Newport OIS: Newport Beach police fatally shot a man suspected of driving drunk after a three-mile chase this morning. iPhone madness: The Registe ... More >>

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