It takes a village to raise a child--or, in some instances, the gay and lesbian inhabitants.That's the message comedian and fabulously out father Alec Mapa spreads when he headlines "an entertaining and informational event" promoting adoption and foster parenting within the LGBT community.
WikiMedia CommonsYou might be thinking to yourself, that Eva Longoria? She has a cook book? Isn't Bree Van de Kamp, Marcia Cross' character, the model of domesticity on that show? Admittedly, I haven't seen Desperate Housewives in ages, so I have no clue what's going on with the ... More >>
Despite injuries, a horrible pre-season and dire predictions from NHL experts to the likes of "Anaheim Sucks" on yesterday's post ("Ducks outscored 13-2, outshot 100 to 35. From Niedermayer/Pronger to Mara/Brookbank? LOL. On pace for 0-82 this season. If you turn the OC Register upside down the ... More >>
chrisphoto / Flickr / Creative CommonsInvestigation Discovery's new true-crime documentary series "Unusual Suspects" focuses on crimes committed by people you wouldn't expect to commit crimes. Like illegal immigrants! Just kidding, we're talking about characters like the "All-American boy next do ... More >>
[Summer Guide] Meet the OC Flyers' No. 1 host family
SCR's production of his 'In a Garden' explores the 'messy underpinnings of creating something wonderful'
Adam Carolla has made a career of riffing on everything from pressing social issues to campus blow job etiquette with just the right mix of street smarts, snark and locker room charm. A generation of young men (and probably even some women) learned about sex, partying and having a blast pissing peop ... More >>
More Comic-Con photos, from Saturday and Sunday, as the musky smell and convention madness begins to sink in. (Check our previous bunch of photos out here.)
This pic is actually from last Wednesday's Misfits show in San Diego (via Wikipedia). So pretend this is happening in Anaheim, and you have a pretty good idea of what it looked like. Last Night: The Misfits, D.I., Invisible Humans at the House of Blues, Anaheim, Nov. 23, 2008.Better Than: Jerry Only ... More >>
BITE ME! The Orange County Register blatantly steals ideas from other publications! Not that that's too shocking--the Reggie has been lifting from the Weekly for years without giving us credit, and the rare times they have, it usually takes the form of some vague "other media outlets" brushoff ... More >>
Music Editor Dave Segal is somehow able to mentally catalogue every CD that he comes across. I know this because on a regular basis I wheel my chair across massive distance of four feet to his desk, throw several adjectives at him and delight at whatever he suggests I listen to. Heart-wrenching blu ... More >>
Haunted Fullerton Walking Tour
You know, I was never one for "It" bags. They're in one second, out the next, and the only ones who can manage to get on the waiting lists (imagine waiting months in advance to drop $1200 ) are celebrities and their train wreck offspring anyway. Introducing the next fashion house-dictated "It" han ... More >>
Ah, the Starbucks at UCI. There are few better places to score (or, in my case, just scope) erudite chicks. Right now there's a blonde sitting nearby who could pass for Galadriel: tall, willowy, with eyes like emerald searchlights. Or maybe they're hazel - to find out would require exceedingly cree ... More >>
Movie of the Week: The Loved One
The Sentinel, Silent Hill, Standing Still
SEVEN-EPISODE REALITY DOCUMENTARY OFFERS INSIDE PEEK INTO THE LIVES OF FIVE REAL-LIFE HOUSEWIVES LIVING IN AN EXCLUSIVE GATED OC COMMUNITY
An early night at the Playboy Mansion
Dinner With Friends probes beneath marriages surface
Whats Worse: Blowjobs or Watergate?