Paula Poundstone is one witty broad but she hasn't just made a livelihood based solely on stand-up. She's an author, a regular panelist on NPR's weekly news quiz show, "Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me," and her best role of all, she's a mom to three kids and a slew of animals. Frankly speaking, the latter ... More >>
UPDATE, MAY 31, 12:54 P.M.: Outrage over the controversial Orange County Vector Control campaign to eradicate fleas carrying typhus by eradicating Santa Ana cats that may be carrying fleas has moved from the virtual world--in the form of online opposition--to the real world. Though one of six traps ... More >>
Second to city councils in Orange County banning registered sex offenders from parks--Costa Mesa enacted such a prohibition last night--is the issue of nixing the sale of dogs and cats within city limits.The San Clemente City Council has not yet passed a pervs-in-parks ban, but Tuesday night th ... More >>
David MeowieCats with rock stars is an undeniably awesome combination--we told you so with our first set of kitten covers, made in-house at O.C. Weekly in August. Now, we bring you another awesome set from the blog The Kitten Covers inspired by ours, so here you have it, some of the cutest ki ... More >>
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I'm not sure what's going on here, but yes, those are nabe pots, Japanese earthenware typically used for the communal eating of stews and soups, and yes, those are cute kittens frolicking in them.
To try to make sense out of this is to try to make sense out of I Ca ... More >>
Andrew Youssef / OC WeeklyLee Rocker rocks with the Stray Cats in 2008 at the OC Fair.Last Friday, we posted a Burger Records interview that didn't make it into this week's feature about Orange County's music scenes. Today, we've got a Q&A that we did while trying to figure out what was up wi ... More >>
Austin-by-way-of-Tucson garage rock trio
Harlem is one of those bands that will go by Tokyo Police Club at some point: lots of indie hype in Web sites that matter, tongue-in-cheek, but passable songs. After they released their 2009 debut, Free Drugs, they've come out with this year's Hippie ... More >>
Meet Wembley. Tell me how cute she is.And now for something important: A new poll conducted by AP-Petside has found that 45-percent of all pet owners carry photos of their animals.But maybe cat owners don't deserve the crazy cat lady rap here: 48-percent of dog owners have photos of their pets at ... More >>
Wanted: "12 sexy studs and their pet cats." No, this is not a casting alert for the worst porn ever. Found Animals Foundation and
celebrity/fashion photographer Adam
Bouska are collaborating on a calendar called "6 Packs/9 Lives" to draw attention to the millions of shelter cats in need o ... More >>
Right after her stunning loss to Loretta Sanchez in the Great Navel Gazing Fashion-off, the other pump dropped for former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin.
Apparently, The Associated Press got ahold of a report about an ethics complaint involving Alaska's departing governor and the ... More >>
The Stray Cats at the Pacific Amphitheater on July 22, 2008
Better Than: any other rockabilly band on the planet.
Download: "Stray Cat Strut" from the Stray Cats Myspace page [http://www.myspace.com/straycats]
Grease and Greasers were in abundance at the OC fair as the mighty Stray Cats played t ... More >>
Did Carona Create Yet Another Monster? If I was indicted Sheriff Michael S. Carona, I might be getting tired of Jo Ann Galisky, Kool-Aid Queen. This acting sheriff bit has swelled her mullet. Six weeks after she became temporary head honcho, she's still telling everyone she can that Carona's absenc ... More >>