South Coast Air Quality Management District chairman William Burke isn't an OC resident, but methinks he's already on the short list for this year's Scariest People issue. He probably would've ended up on the list anyway for his board's laughable move to try and ban the fire pits in Newport Beach an ... More >>
We're pretty shameless with out drinking habits here at the Weekly. It's something we tend to have in common with out readers and the people we party with. One thing we can all agree on is the significance of what it means to pop open an icy tall boy of Pabst Blue Ribbon. Whether you're an old schoo ... More >>
An Orange County Transportation Authority (OCTA) bus was found in San
Clemente less than an hour after someone stole it Tuesday afternoon.No word on whether a terrorist had attached a bomb that would explode if it reached speeds under 30 mph.
Hovin WangOCMA curator Sarah BancroftThe first time I met Sarah Bancroft, I thought she was a volunteer working at Orange County Museum of Art, so I approached her and asked for directions to the bathroom. She told me where to go--nicely--and it wasn't until much much later that I found out that ... More >>
Screening: True Romance, 7 p.m. For only $7 you can witness Quentin Tarantino's 1993 action/romance, starring Christian
Bale as an Elvis-obsessed Kung-Fu-movie enthusiast, Patricia Arquette
as a hooker with a heart of gold, Gary Oldman as a murderous pimp and
Brad Pitt as a couch potato. Plus Denni ... More >>
Phil Shane, Friday 9 p.m.
If you haven't seen this one man legend gyrate his pelvis yet, you're missing out on one of life's greatest pleasures.
THE DISTRICT LOUNGE
233 W. Chapman Ave.
Imagine Peace Vigil, Friday 4 p.m.
All we are saying is give peace a chance. War is over ... More >>
Thanks to the movie Resolved, discussed in a prior posting, we know that the number one fear Americans have is public speaking, and number two is death.
Dare we suggest that number three might be confinement in a room with a deathly dull public speaker?
It's inside the Billy Wilder Theater, and a ... More >>
Some of the best writing in OC Weekly can be found in a place you have to hunt for: Greg Stacy's Special Screenings. We love Greg a lot around here, but every so often he gets his dates wrong and he'll have a movie playing a week late or early or whatever. Thank the God of Educational Loans for our ... More >>