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  • The 2009 Orange County Fair: The Birds and the Beasts Were There
    The more the OC Fair has changed, the more its rites and rituals have stayed the same: It’s not about Weird Al; it’s about weird us. At first glance, the Orange County Fair ain’t nothing like yo’ grandpappy’s county fair. Rather than a place where farmers gather to exhibit their livestoc...
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  • Ringling Bros. Elephant Bath
    Much to PETA's dismay, the circus is in town! Today, 7/15, marks opening day of the show and to celebrate, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey invited us over to watch as handlers gave their four Asian elephants, Toby, Banko, Siam and Baby, a bath to get ready for the big day. For more info on...
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  • Harry Potter Midnight Screening @ the Block of Orange
    Our resident Harry Potter fangal, intern Diep Tran, attended the midnight screening of Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince at the Block of Orange last night. Or, er, early this morning.
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  • Pete Yorn @ House of Blues
    Pete Yorn played at the House of Blues Anaheim on 7/10 with support from JD King and Thenewno2.
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  • 2009 Maloof Money Cup
    The 2009 Maloof Money Cup took place from 7/10-7/12 at the OC Fair. Founded by brothers Joe and Gavin Maloof, owners of the Sacramento Kings, the three-day event boasts the largest cash prize in the history of professional skateboarding—over $450,000 in prize money. Check out these picture...
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  • Mooning of the Amtrak @ Mugs Away Saloon
    On 7/11, the annual mooning of the Amtrak took place at Mugs Away Saloon. Apparently it might also be the very last—the city of Laguna Niguel, along with the OC Sheriff's Department and the Anaheim Police Dept. greatly discouraged participation this year because of the costs. Compared to th...
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  • Surfin' Paws Dog Surfing Competition
    It's as cute as it sounds. Follow photographer Keith May as he discovered the First Annual Surfin' Paw Dog Jam at Huntington Beach's Dog Beach on 7/11. The event benefitted the OCSPCA ( and a red carpet event was held later at the Waterfront Hilton.
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  • "Made You Look" @ Detroit Bar
    Brought to you by Whitelite productions, "Made You Look" took place at Detroit Bar on 7/11. The night featured "The Fightt" (with DJs Mr. White vs. James Monrose), No MSG and Colossal KNXX. Suhweeeeeeeeeet.
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  • New Kids on the Block @ Verizon Wireless Amphitheater
    That's right, New Kids on the Block—or NKOTB, as we like to call them—stopped by Irvine's Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on 7/10 with opener Jesse McCartney.
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  • Mighty Mighty Bosstones @ House of Blues
    Mighty Mighty Bosstones visited the House of Blues on 6/9. Knockout and Voodoo Glow Skulls provided support.
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  • Unwritten Law @ Sutra Lounge
    Unwritten Law played an acoustic set at Sutra Lounge in Newport Beach on 7/8.
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  • Fifty-Two Weeks of John Gilhooley
    Photographer John Gilhooley first started working with the OC Weekly in 2005—this week's cover marks his 52nd with us. Check out this retrospective of a selection of his Weekly cover art. Here's to 52 more! For more info and photographs, see
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