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  • Calendar

    June 26, 2014

    Miranda Sings

    City National Grove of Anaheim

  • Blogs

    May 22, 2014

    Orange County DREAM Team Pushes for Health Coverage of Undocumented Residents

    Despite the frothing mouths of Know Nothings, the reality of Obamacare is that it leaves undocumented immigrants uninsured. The Health Care for All Act seeks to remedy that exclusion in California. If signed into law, the Senate Bill wouldn't consider immigration status for enrollment in Medi-Cal. I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2013

    Casha Cheema of Irvine Held for Manslaughter After Hit-and-Run Death of Motorcycle Rider

    Casha Cheema of Irvine was in custody today in lieu of $50,000 bail for allegedly leaving the scene of a fatal accident on the 405 freeway near Culver City, where the life of a motorcycle passenger was taken. Someone from Orange County with the same as 25-year-old Cheema may have been talking about ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 30, 2013

    Abdulrahman Alyahyan, Driver in Crash That Killed 5 Teens, Shows Off Doomed Car: Video

    Abdulrahman Alyahyan, the 17-year-old driver of an Infiniti sedan that split in two in a violent Memorial Day crash in Newport Beach that killed the Irvine teen and four others, apparently posted video on YouTube of his tricked-out ride revving up.The two videos are posted by "Khasona6," while the p ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 21, 2013

    Man Creates Oreo Shotgun!

    What happens when a slingshot hobbyist and YouTube video maker named Joerg Sprav--who has an accent and a diabolical cackle of a James Bond villain--takes on the Oreo separation challenge that Nabisco commissioned a few scientists and inventors to undertake as projects a few weeks ago?Awesomeness, t ... More >>

  • Calendar

    February 7, 2013

    Ra Ra Riot

    The Observatory

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2013

    Well Hung Heart's Web Series 'Made In 48' Matches Creativity With Quickness

    As we noted in our feature on one of our favorite local bands Well Hung Heart a few weeks ago, there's more to more than the simple act of rockin' out. With their production company GROWvision, Greta Valenti and Robin Davey are accomplished producers whose work on shows like the music showcase Live ... More >>

  • Music

    December 27, 2012

    Well Hung Heart Flaunt Their Impressive Sound

    [Locals Only] The rock couple are more than just another boy-girl duo

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2012

    YouTube Video: How To Win More Bar Bets

    Your slinging back a few at the bar. You take two quarters out of your pocket and place them on the rim of a glass on opposite sides. Then you bet your friends another cocktail that you can lift the glass only by touching the quarters. Your friends tell you you've had too much to drink. You insist y ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 11, 2012

    Deep End Dining's Eddie Lin Announces YouTube Show Called "Kamikaze Kitchen"

    Eddie Lin--the adventurous eater and intrepid writer behind Deep End Dining and Extreme Cuisine, contributor of radio segments on Good Food at KCRW and occasional articles here on this humble rag--has announced a new project called "Kamikaze Kitchen."

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2012

    How To Make Ice Cream Without an Ice Cream Maker

    Cooking With Dog (not what you think), arguably the best YouTube cooking show out there, has been back for a while after the chef was injured in a bicycle accident earlier this year. Their latest recipe shows them how to make pineapple ice cream, a favorite in subtropical Okinawa, without the u ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 27, 2012

    VIDEO: Egg Separating Trick--CONFIRMED!

    Did you see that egg-yolk-separating-water-bottle trick video that Michelle posted about this morning? I was one of the many people who were mesmerized by the revelation of that YouTube clip this past weekend. It's one of those slap-your-forehead moments that makes you say, "Why didn't I think of th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2012

    David Cross Lets It Slip More Arrested Development is Coming Than First Planned

    Making a fourth season of Arrested Development, the side-splitting comedy more realer about Orange County than any reality show claiming to depict the real OC, is succeeding because of Netflix, according to Mr. Tobias Fünke himself, David Cross. That's not a reference to the tens of millions of vie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 29, 2012

    VidCon 2012 Rolls in Anaheim

    VidCon 2012, a third annual gathering at the Anaheim Convention Center of the stars, fans and companies of video media on the Interwebs, kicked off with an industry-only party Thursday night, but today and tomorrow are the main events anyone who pays or has an invite can attend. Spotted on the floor ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 13, 2012

    Injured YouTube Cooking Show Chef Almost Ready To Start Cooking Again

    Cooking with Dog, one of the most popular YouTube cooking shows, went on an involuntary hiatus when the star, a Japanese woman who just goes by "Chef," was injured in a bicycle accident in January. While she has been recovering, the YouTube channel filled the time with remastered episodes from the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 7, 2012

    James Beard Foundation Announces Cookbook Awards; Restaurant Winners To Live-Stream Tonight

    It seemed a forgone conclusion that the cook book of cook books, Modernist Cuisine, by Nathan Myhrvold, would win a James Beard award of some kind (my bet was for The Cookbook Everyone Talked About But Few Can Afford To Buy Award); but the 2,438-paged, 46-pound and $625-tome not only won the Cookboo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2012

    Is The Santa Ana Police Department Collaborating With Scientology? Yes, Says The OC Org's Executive Director; No, Says SAPD

    A recent YouTube video features Ed Dearborn, executive director of the Orange County Scientology "org", touting the merits of the organization's Narconon program. Dearborn says Scientology has been "collaborating with the Santa Ana Police Department on our anti-drug education program, which has bee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 29, 2012

    "Orange County Bum Chronicles Documentary" in Downtown Santa Ana

    A thoughtful citizen took the time to "document" the homeless in downtown Santa Ana last year. The three-minute "short" probably won't make the Sundance Film Festival, and it has only 15 views on YouTube (three of which are mine). Gentle readers, is the homeless problem getting better or worse in S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 23, 2012

    Hott MT Video Featuring Wayne Coyne Now on the Interwebz!

    ​Ahoy! Hott Mt's song featuring Wayne Coyne has surfaced on the interwebs! It's even more spectacular than we thought. The local OC band that traveled all the way to Oklahoma City just over a week ago to barge in on The Flaming Lips front man (and give him their album as a birthday present) didn' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2011

    Takeru Kobayashi Gobbles 7.5 Pounds of Turkey in 10 Minutes, Devours Record

    ​In honor of day of the year when gluttony is not only accepted, but celebrated here in America (yeah, that would be all days that end in "y"), we'd only expect Takeru Kobayashi to show us how it's done. On Thanksgiving eve, the competitive eating superstar gobbled 7.5 pounds of turkey in 10 ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2011

    ISA in Long Beach with Far East Movement, Ryan Higa, Kevin Wu and More

    ​If, like us, you've been feigning for the next SoCal ISA show, you'll be happy to find out that today International Secret Agents announced that they're going to hold it at the Harry Bridges Memorial Park (formerly Queen Mary Events Park) on Saturday, Oct. 1. Far East Movement, Sean Kingston and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 3, 2011

    Watch The Gringo Bandito Taco Challenge Live at 1 P.M.

    ​If you can't make it to the Gringo Bandito Taco Challenge today, you can watch the messy throwdown live at 1 p.m. right here, after the jump. (By the way, check out this epic photo of Kobayashi in Gringo gear.)    

  • Blogs

    June 10, 2011

    Top 8 Music Tech Gifts for Father's Day

    ​Father's Day is around the corner, and if you're like us, you're just now realizing it. It's okay--you still have time, and OC Weekly is here for you. We decided to make it easy on you and show you some of your options, ranging from simple vinyl record frames to high-tech speaker systems and tu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2011

    'Nu Thang': How an Uber Awkward Jesus Rap from the '90s Reached 500k Views and Found its Star in a Week

    ​ You may have seen it: a Christian video from a '90s has a kid in a purple "Jesus is Lord" shirt covering DC Talk's "Nu Thang" in MC Hammer acid wash pants and hi tops. Since it was uploaded on YouTube on a week ago, it's been viewed more than 500,000 times.What's even more amazing is a few days ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2011

    Auto-Tune the News: 'Stay Away from Auto-Tuning People at Bar Mitzvahs and Adolf Hitler'

    ​DigiTour 2011 hopes to turn viral audiences into the real thing for YouTube stars during a live six-week 27-city US tour.  Their videos may range from cinematic to DIY-simple, but they all have one thing in common: extravagant numbers of Internet views.

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2011

    10 Most Unique Ways to Perform 'Legend of Zelda' Songs

    ​Twenty-five years ago, Nintendo released The Legend of Zelda on the Famicom in Japan. Sporting top-of-the-line graphics (at the time), open-ended game play, and a vast world full of secrets, many old-school gamers still consider Zelda to be one of the greatest games of all time.One of the most me ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    Antoine Dodson Gets TV Pilot: Run and Tell That!

    ​Antoine Dodson has had his 15 minutes of fame and then some. He received more than 67 million hits on YouTube for "The Bed Intruder" jam, and we're still not over the catchy song that rose to viral fame last summer. Now the bona-fide superstar is taping a reality-show pilot with media compan ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2010

    The Antidote to Sandra Lee's Kwanzaa Cake

    Behold the antidote to Sandra Lee's infamous Kwanzaa Cake. Watch the video above from my favorite YouTube cooking show Cooking With Dog (scratch that, it's my favorite cooking show on any medium) as a Japanese woman creates a Christmas cake from scratch. She even whips the cream by hand. I repeat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 26, 2010

    Orange Bits: Buy Dusty Rhodes' Synthesizer, Led Zeppelin, I Hate You Just Kidding's Paranormal Encounter

    Get your hands on Dusty Rhode's tasty synth​This week's edition of news stories we didn't write: Buy a piece of Dusty Rhodes- their Prophet 5 synthesizer is now for sale on eBay. Perfect for if you are planning on creating a River Band cover band after they break up. [eBay]

  • Calendar

    November 11, 2010
  • Blogs

    October 13, 2010

    Can You Rap Like Ms. Krazie?

    ​Do you think you've got what it takes to rap with Ms. Krazie? Well, mujeres, now is your chance! Female fans of the rapper have until the end of this week to throw their rhymes into the ring for an opportunity to record with the artist on her next studio album. The month-long "Rap Like Ms. Krazie ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 1, 2010

    A Sad Day For Internet Streaming: Day After the Death of Lala

    Correction... Lala: Where music played​It's not like demise of ultra popular music streaming site is shocking to anyone who actually used it. You've had plenty of time to prepare, although, of course, that doesn't make it suck any less. 

  • Blogs

    March 18, 2010

    YouTube Sensation (and UCI Student) Jennifer Chung Performing Tonight at Detroit Bar, Costa Mesa

    Remember reading our Q&A with Jennifer Chung? The local college student who has racked up a most impressive 23,000,000-plus cumulative clicks on her YouTube channel? Well, we think it's about time everyone saw Chung perform her catchy covers and originals live. She's at Detroit Bar tonight. " ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2010

    ¡Ask a Mexican! YouTube Edición: On the Mexus and Bad Toyotas

    Follow the other ones on my YouTube channel. In the meanwhile, this:

  • Blogs

    January 22, 2010

    Gustavo Tries Taco Bell!

    As part of the resurrection of the YouTube edition of my ¡Ask a Mexican! column...more to come on Taco Bell!

  • Blogs

    January 13, 2010

    ¡Ask a Mexican! Returns on YouTube!

    Because I don't get nearly enough abuse, and because this helps me fulfill my daily blogging quota, I bring back the YouTube edition of my spicy columna. Enjoy!

  • Blogs

    July 9, 2009

    2009 Maloof Money Cup Opening Ceremony This Afternoon

    The official opening ceremony and course christening--my, aren't we being Christian--for the 2009 Maloof Money Cup skateboarding competition begins at 3 p.m. at the Orange County Fairgrounds, 88 Fair Dr., Costa Mesa.Created by Joe Maloof, who will attend the opening with his brother and Palms Hotel/ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 2, 2009

    Sublime video from Saturday night

    A guy can't take a shit these days without someone posting it on YouTube the next day. That being said, here are some clips from the Sublime reunion show Saturday night in Nevada with new singer Rome. According to his MySpace page, he's from Newport Beach.

  • Blogs

    January 28, 2009

    UCI's Kyle Good Done Good in Online Video Contest

      After clicking the "play" symbol on 133 YouTube video submissions, judges selected the entry above by UC Irvine student Kyle Good as one of three finalists for the X Prize Foundation's "What's Your Crazy Green Idea?" online video contest. That could bring him a $25,000 check when t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 20, 2008

    Musical Advent Calendar: No Doubt, 'Oi to the World'

    Tonight is the annual "Vandals Christmas Formal" at the House of Blues in Anaheim, and we talked earlier this week about No Doubt getting back together in 2009, so what better OCriffic song for today than No Doubt's cover of Vandals Christmas tune "Oi to the World"? None more better.Unfortunately, a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2008

    LowBallVideoChatter: John Lennon, "Instant Karma"

    28 years gone today . . . Yes, that is indeed a blindfolded Yoko rocking the knitting needles. It's art, y'know . . . Also: I'm avoiding the obvious "Happy Xmas (War is Over)" clip, because all the YouTube ones are supremely cheesy . . .

  • Blogs

    September 29, 2008

    No on Prop 8 public service announcement

    Weekly contributing writer Dave Barton and his friend Greg Adkins directed and edited this moving No on Prop 8 clip, currently making the rounds of YouTube and even the Daily Kos. The lines being read are from 1 Corinthians. And of course you already knew that Proposition 8 is the November religious ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2008

    ¡Vamos! Frank Black Plays Detroit Bar Aug. 21

    Pixies mainman Frank Black (a.k.a. Black Francis and Charles Michael Kittridge Thompson IV) will play Costa Mesa's Detroit Bar Aug. 21. You can get tickets here. I'd post a video right about now, but YouTube appears to be broken at the moment.

  • Calendar

    July 17, 2008

    Artistic Endowment

    Mickey Avalon

  • Blogs

    June 24, 2008

    Video Savant: Soundtrack to 'Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors'

    One of the fringe benefits of spending an afternoon at Mike McHugh's Distillery Studios recently to watch LA cult-pop figure Ariel Pink and band work on their next album was discovering the existence of a 1964 Russian film titled Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors, directed by Sergei Parajanov (sometime ... More >>

  • Calendar

    March 27, 2008
  • Blogs

    February 19, 2008

    Video Savant: Deodato's “Also Sprach Zarathustra”

    Welcome to Heard Mentality's newest regular feature, Video Savant. It will appear every Tuesday, if all goes according to plan and YouTube keeps delivering the audio/visual goods. Video Savant's concept is simple: I scour the vast cyber tundra (mostly the beneficent expanses of YouTube) for unus ... More >>

  • Music

    August 30, 2007

    Diva Divinity

    Bootyliciousness and divadom

  • News

    November 16, 2000

    Worm in a Web

    Its all good, brother, on

  • News

    December 2, 1999

    Modern Medicine plays hide the virtual salami

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