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  • Weird Al Yankovic @ the OC Fair
    Weird Al brought his musical parody stylings to the OC Fair to close out the summer concert series on Aug 12. All images by Matt Oliver. See Also Weird Al Says OC Audiences are One of the Best in the World Weird Al Yankovic: On Prince Rejecting Him, Star Wars Rumors and Getting...
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  • People Holding Random Crap Up At Outside Lands Festival
    So we guess holding up pineapples, inflatable red crayons and giant nugs of "weed" in the crowd is a thing now? All images by Meranda Carter.
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  • Gringo Bandito Taco Eating Challenge Featuring Kobayashi @ Chronic Tacos HB
    Dexter Holland's Gringo Bandito hot sauce held their a taco-eating competition at Chronic Tacos on Aug 11. Competitive eating champion Takeru Kobayashi took first place (of course) in the men's competition. The 128 pound champ ate 106 tacos in 10 minutes, eating 20 in the first minute. All...
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  • OC Fair 2012: Big-Ass Fair Prizes
    Haven't we all spent too, too much money at the OC Fair throwing darts at balloons, shooting a water gun in a hole and tossing rings over soda bottles? It seems impossible to win those huge stuffed Domos and Hello Kitties. See these folks who actually won those awesome over-sized prizes and...
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  • OC Fair Cook-Off: Dave Lieberman vs. Jason Quinn
    OC Weekly's own food writer Dave Lieberman faced off against chef Jason Quinn of Playground and the Lime Truck fame at the OC Fair's cook-off on Aug. 10. Even though Quinn is one of our cover boys, we shamelessly rooted for the home team. Sure enough, Dave won! See Also Five Ways to Beat Jason...
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  • Red Hot Chili Peppers @ the Staples Center
    The Red Hot Chili Peppers performed a two-night stint at the Staples Center on Aug 11 and 12. All images by Matt Oliver. See Also Red Hot Chili Peppers Announced as 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Five Interesting Songs With 'California' In The Title Coachella Music & Arts Festival: A...
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  • Iron Maiden @ the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
    Iron Maiden performed a sold-out show at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine on Aug. 9. Coheed and Cambria opened. All images by Andrew Youssef. See Also Review: Iron Maiden at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on Aug. 9 Photos: Iron Maiden at the Verizon Amphitheater in 2008 The...
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  • Motorhome Demolition Derby @ the OC Fair
    Big-ass motorhomes running into each other head on at full speed? Yes, please. The demolition derby took place on Aug. 9 at the OC Fair. All images by Matt Oliver.
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  • The Kills @ the Observatory
    The Kills performed at the Observatory in Santa Ana on Aug. 9. Black Bananas opened. All images by Ryan Cox.
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