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    October 27, 2014

    Festival Supreme- Shrine Expo Hall & Grounds- October 25, 2014

    Festival Supreme October 25, 2014 Shrine Expo Hall & Grounds This year's Festival Supreme was held at the Shrine and right away I could tell that this venue was going to work out better than 2013's, the Santa Monica Pier. Not only because there was more room to roam around, but also, they upped the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2012

    Bacon A-Fair, Porkabello, And Other Ways To Praise The Lard At The OC Fair

    OC Fair's Home Sweet Home theme carries an underlying bacon subtext. Don't believe us? No problem. We're gonna talk about it anyway. Meaty food porn explained after the jump, but first we start with these little piggies.The All-Alaskan Pig Races occur every afternoon in a mini arena all their own. W ... More >>

  • Columns

    June 7, 2012

    Mexicans Will Be the New White Race in the U.S.

    [¡Ask a Mexican!] And what's the deal with Ojo de Vidrio?

  • Music

    March 1, 2012

    MC Bat Commander's Head Explodes!

    Christian Jacobs' 15-year journey from leading the ultimate OC cult band to 'The Aquabats! Super Show!'

  • Blogs

    July 5, 2011

    Full OC Fair 2011 Line Up Released

    ​Bob Dylan, Chris Isaak, Big Time Rush, Selena Gomez & The Scene, Blake Shelton, Weezer, Bill Cosby, Kansas, B.B. King and more--the 2011 OC Fair may be themed "Let's Eat!" but it has a pretty stellar music lineup--maybe one of the best in recent years. Super Pass holders may purchase terrace ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2010

    Pac-Man Songs Inspired By Google Logo

    ​ This could be the best Google logo ever. EVER!!! I played it for 15 minutes before I realized I was supposed to be searching for something. And by then I'd forgotten what it was. So as a tribute to the brilliant folks at Google, who created the logo to celebrate Pac-Man's 30th anniversary as a g ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2010

    Over the Weekend: Ben Folds at the Anaheim House of Blues

    Christopher Victorio​Click here for the slideshow!The Hype: Luckily for fans of comedy rock everywhere, Ben Folds exhibits two often mutually exclusive characteristics: genius and longevity. Borrowing from the template of  piano icons Billy Joel and Elton John, he has consistently produc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    Matt Kollar and the Angry Mob

    Don't let the name fool you. Matt Kollar and the Angry Mob are far from angry. Hailing from Huntington Beach, Kollar leads the mob with a guitar as opposed to pitchfork and songs that are steeped in fun rather than terror. Their debut album, Farewell Adventure! has attracted both local and internat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 29, 2009

    Orange County Fair: We're No. 11 in the Country! OC Great Park: Cirque Shows Will Make Money!

    OCFair.comClowning around at the '09 fair.​ As the battle rages over ownership of the Orange County Fairgrounds in Costa Mesa, the current OC Fair & Events Center operators are trumpeting the annual summertime event holding onto the No. 11 spot among the top fairs in the U.S.Meanwhile, down th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2007

    All's Fair in Love and OC

    When it's the opening day of the Orange County Fair, you have plenty of time in traffic — an hour, in fact, just to get from Santa Ana to the fairgrounds — to realize just how poorly the 55 is designed. Immediately after some major road feeds into it, forcing a mass slowing as a new torrent of c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2006

    Album Covers Of The Year 2006

    To their credit, Pitchfork compiled a more-or-less well done 25 worst album covers of the year list, but they're remiss in not recognizing the power of a well done album cover. Rather than complain, we're taking matters into our own hands and making a list of our own. If RIAA doomsayers are to be be ... More >>

  • Columns

    July 13, 2006

    Diary of a Mad County

    July 5 - July 11

  • Culture

    February 2, 2006

    For a Good Time . . .

    Ren & Stimpys John Kricfalusi really wants you to see his show. R-e-e-e-ally

  • Features

    October 30, 2003

    Killing Them Loudly

    When Tributes Attack

  • Music

    July 13, 2000

    Brainwashed by Commies!

    And Koko Taylors clam!

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    August 27, 1998


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