Fruity Pebbles

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2013

    Top Five Kris Kross Moments From the 90s

    For millions of us who have fond memories of coming of age in the 90s, the news of Kris Kross' "Mac Daddy" Chris Kelly's passing Wednesday night at age 34 was particularly troubling. But along with being one-half of the duo behind the infectious double platinum single "Jump" off the quadruple platin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2009

    On the Line: John Q Humphreys, Chef/Owner of Ramos House Café

    ​San Juan Cap's most famous eaterie has been home (literally) to Newport Beach native John Q Humphreys for the last 15 years. During that time it has built a reputation for low-key yet memorable grub, in particular a stellar brekkie/brunch. While succumbing to our inquisition, he gets fruity and v ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 17, 2009

    The ampm on Bristol and Red Hill Sells Expired Kit-Kats

    ​Yes, the title of this blog is a serious charge. I realize that. But it's one that I'm able to back up.Last week, I went to the ampm (that's the "official" way to spell the name of the place, I know it looks weird all lower-case, but take it up with them) on the corner of Bristol and Red Hill on ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 9, 2009

    Crystal Antlers Debut Full-Length Now Available on iTunes!

    Based on the strength of their six-song EP (entitled, uh, EP), Long Beach's Crystal Antlers were signed to Chicago's Touch and Go, the same label that helped bring the world the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and TV on the Radio. So given that, you can imagine how hotly anticipated (so hot!) their first full-lengt ... More >>

  • Food

    July 5, 2007

    Building a Better Berry

    Pinkberry may be coming to town, but Yogurtland is already OCs fro-yo on the go

  • Columns

    January 19, 2006

    !Ask a Mexican!

    Special Cesar Chavez Edition