T-Mobile is hawking phone insurance this Friday the 13th
by pointing to the "fear and anxiety" some people apparently experience when separated from their cell phones.There is even, according to the company's PR monkeys, a name for this, "Nomophobia," which must be "real" because--I swear to God, t ... More >>
The OC Fair is HERE! On Friday the 13th, nonetheless. We spotted Charlie Boghosian (Chicken Charlie to the rest of the free world) last Friday setting up shop, and he served up a bonus for our loyal Forkers. Behold: deep fried turkey wings! Thanksgiving in July? How very Ed Debevic's!If the tu ... More >>
UPDATE, APRIL 30, 9:31 A.M.: Camp Pendleton Lance Cpl. Cory Killgore says the murder of his estranged wife Brittany Dawn Killgore left him "devastated," that the 22-year-old does not deserve the "salacious gossip and rumor" surrounding her death and that he is going to seek justice for those who too ... More >>
Sloppy roadways should keep you from getting your drinky-winky on before climbing behind the wheel tonight, Friday the 13th. If you're in Garden Grove, here's another reason you and Sailor Jerry should stay inside: Police will saturate the streets like raindrops beginning at 7 tonight. "If you drive ... More >>
Lately, there've been plenty of food-related studies yielding terrible news--red meat is killing us all, fatty food zaps sperm, imported food may lead to disease outbreak--so it's a shocker when new research makes us think, "Heck, yeah!" Well, here's some good news for your Friday the 13th: D ... More >>
As Eminem's protege, the Alabama-raised Yelawolf is the latest rapper to tap into a niche you could politely call white trash rap. His debut album on Shady Records, Radioactive, openly embraces his less-than-classy roots, with brags about his body being totally tatted up, rocking "dirty ass jeans ... More >>
On site in Santiago filming a new music video for 'La Vitrola'
While Southern California has been slugging through an often humid summer full of music events and festivals, singer-songwriter Pilar Díaz has been chillin' in Chile as inverted seasons make the country a winter wonderland. Hard at ... More >>
[via College Humor]We know, we know. We're totally over "Friday" and Rebecca Black too. (We didn't even mention the whole "Friday-was-about-the-JFK-assasination" theory on the blog.) But after the jump is a video that will give you warm fuzzies: Happy Friday The 13th from Rebecca Black!
Lalo AlcarazImagine they are mohawks The DREAM Act is back in the news and a show this Friday in Fullerton featuring Resistant Culture will benefit the local efforts of the Orange County Dream Team. The federal legislation providing a pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrant youth who at ... More >>
Death is rarely a funny thing. Dying in the twisted world of video gaming, on the other hand, can often lead to hilarious results. The dreaded "Game Over" screen has been an integral part of gaming since they were first made, and if your failure isn't bad enough, some of the screens really like t ... More >>
Photo by John GilhooleyRachel Klemek has always been a friend to OC's new brand of food trucks. Her Blackmarket Bakery in the Skypark Circle section of Irvine plays host to different ones just about every week. But tomorrow is special. Tomorrow, Friday the 13th, she will welcome four food truc ... More >>
The thing about the North Park Music Thing, explains founder Kevin Hellman, is that he wants the two-day festival in San Diego to be as regional as SXSW. And some day, maybe bigger.
"The first year it was called North by North Park, but the folks in Austin (home of SXSW) threatened to su ... More >>
WARNING: This post CONTAINS SPOILERS for "A Nightmare on Elm Street," the largest one being this: It's poop. If you don't want to get spoiled, keep moving. There's nothing to see here.First and foremost,
you should know that I absolutely love the original A Nightmare on Elm
Street and, for some r ... More >>