Gump returns, still with nothing to say
For decades now, Michael Bolton's undisputed commitment to his craft continues to earn him our undying respect as the White Lion of R&B. Long after the '90s, after shedding his long, golden mane, he's continued a multi-multi-multi-platinum career, churning out raspy soul with the kind of God-given s ... More >>
Kathleen Madigan has done a lot in her comedy career, from entertaining the troops overseas to amusing audiences across the States to winning awards for being a kickass comedian. She has brought plenty of laughs to late-night TV, radio shows, and comedy CDs and specials. Since we figured she clearly ... More >>
Cults Lamb & Flag, Brea MallMarch 25, 2012New York hipster band Cults has been super busy these past several months. I first checked them out when they played FYF last September. Last week they toured through Los Angeles playing shows at the Glasshouse and the Music Box at the Fonda. And thou ... More >>
The Mumlers June 20, 2011 Commonwealth Lounge, FullertonSan Jose's The Mumlers, whose vintage-rock stylings were the point of focus in Fullerton last night, represent an interesting bit of musical irony in the post modern indie scene: they sound incredibly soulful--for a bunch of disaffected pro ... More >>
[Locals Only] Filmmaker Evan Jacobs saw in all—and shows plenty of it in 'Orange County Hardcore Scenester'
In his new book, the infamous OC punk rocker describes how he exorcised 'An American Demon': Himself
stock.xchng user kindhelper Roosters Fun Bar has been open for 3 weeks, but unless you were stuck waiting behind the train tracks at Sand Canyon and the 5, you'd never know it exists. That's because it's inside that Great Park of RVs called Traveland USA.
Flickr user prayitnoI never liked Forrest Gump, and thought that its spin-off restaurant, the Bubba Gump Shrimp Co., would go the way of Planet Hollywood, the Superman SNES game, and other horrid synergy attempts. I think most people thought like me on that issue, and boy, were we wrong. The Bubb ... More >>
Christopher Victorio / OC WeeklyOn the heels of her failed bid to become the Republican nominee for Secretary of State, Orange County's top birther and not-top dentist Orly Taitz has kept up her fervent blogging. The theme of late seems to be Taitz wondering aloud about which soon- ... More >>
John Gilhooley / OC WeeklyThere's a joke about white coats somewhere in this...Laguna Niguel's Dr. Orly Taitz was planning to pull another Forrest Gump moment next week by showing up in a Florida courtroom to participate in the headline-grabbing lawsuit of 13 attorneys general against the new hea ... More >>
The Orange County Register ran a front page story today about Deborah Perez, the Corona woman who claims her adoptive father, Guy Ward Hendrickson, a carpenter who died in 1983, was actually the Zodiac killer. In case you don't already know, Perez' colorful claim first surfaced in an April 29 press ... More >>
The Airborne Toxic Event, Henry Clay People, Rademacher; 3/27 7p.m.Three rad bands, one rockin' Friday evening.The Glass House, 200 W. Second St., Pomona, CA; 909-629-0377Billy Joel; Elton John, 3/28 7:30p.m.Reuniting for the most successful concert pairing in pop history, the two music icons share ... More >>
Night on the Red Carpet
A couple of weeks ago, this paper named the SanTana-leaning Orange Juice the county's best blog because it represents the best qualities of the blogosphere: scoops, jocularity, personality, with a bit of libel and bad graphics thrown in. And some paranoid arrogance, we thought, after bloggers Sean M ... More >>
Tasty morsels from the county's best damn dining guide
Tasty morsels from OC's best damn dining guide
Tasty morsels from OC'c best damn dining guide
Forrest Gump sucked, but damn it if the Bubba Gump Shrimp Co. Restaurant aint good
Cartoon kids poke around Spielberg/Zemeckis Monster House
Gary Sinise and the Lt. Dan Band
WEB EXCLUSIVE! Spielberg’s dour tale of assassination Munich gets lost in a morass of moral ambivalence
Madman Moon brings Nilsson back to life
Lies the movies told us
Masked Movie Snobs go to the Oscars
Maile Meloys brittle Southern Californians are real, no kidding
Is Horton Foote a modern-day Chekhov or Forrest Gump with a word processor?
Anyone got a 10-foot pole?
Club Rubber hits the road
Gulfstream of Consciousness
The fifth annual Calleys
The Circle of Life rolls on
You cant expect deep exploration from the guy who made Who Framed Roger Rabbit?
The Woman Chaser and What Lies Beneath
Populist politics equals pure poop in this 1938 comedy
Head Supervisor lacks the vision thing