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  • The Ultimate 2009 Dallas Observer (Fake) Gift Guide
    Looking for the perfect gift for that hip, intelligent, Observer-obsessed special someone in your life? Here's our guide to 12 perfect days of Christmas gifting to recall 2009's greatest Observer moments.
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  • Night Moves: A Winter Wonderland
    Los Angeles-based DJ Colette spun at GLO Friday night, while Lizard Lounge hosted the U.K.'s DJ Rusko and Austin's Bird Peterson Friday night, December 18. Photos by Ray and Peter Lek.
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  • Merry Sickmas and D-Town Gangsta Boogie Mixtape Release Parties
    Last week saw the release of two notable mixtapes in Dallas hip-hop. Thursday night, the Thugged Out D-Town Gangsta Boogie release at The Mansion with Kiki J of K104, plus performances from DJ Drop and other Definition DJs, among others. Sunday night at Aloft, 80s Baby held a release party for...
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  • Manned Missiles, RTB2 and Spooky Folk at Rubber Gloves
    DayBowBow hosted its Christmassacre/Christmas Spectacular at a pair of Denton venues Saturday night, with Manned Missiles, RTB2 and Spooky Folk first at Rubber Gloves, followed by Damaged Good$ and others at Bee's Manor. The set below includes shots from the first set, at Rubber Gloves.
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  • The Ticket's "Orphanage" Christmas Benefit at The Double Wide
    Danny Balis and Davey Lane, hosts of Sportsradio 1310 The Ticket's Saturday show "The Orphanage," hosted a fundraiser at The Double wide with Dem Southernfolkz, The Orbans, Sparklepussy Barbie and DJ Slim on Saturday night, December 19. The fourth annual Orphanage Christmas Benefit raised money...
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  • Dallas Santa Rampage
    Dozens of Santas converged on downtown Dallas Saturday night, December 19, winding their way from Victory Park, where they staged a pillow fight, through West End and Main Street bars and out to Expo Park, spreading cheer, hula-hooping and shouting "Ho!" along the way. Photos by Patrick Michels.
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  • Night Moves: Nightmare Before Christmas at Plush
    Plush hosted its third annual "Nightmare Before Christmas" party Thursday night, December 17, with DJ Aiden spinning and Jusone King performing live. Photos by Roderick Pullum.
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  • Hellzapoppin Sideshow Revue at Lizard Lounge
    Lizard Lounge hosted a homecoming show for the Dallas-based at Hellzapoppin Sideshow on its world tour, on Thursday night, December 17. With fire eaters, contortionists, knife throwers and Austin's notorious Lizard Man, Hellzapoppin bills itself as the world's largest circus sideshow.
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  • Dish Extra: Samar
    A look around Samar, Stephan Pyles' new Mediterranean-Indian destination on Ross Avenue, and the subject of this week's Dish review. Photos by Sara Kerens.
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  • The Art Director's Dozen - Best Dish Photos of 2009
    As we near the end of 2009, it's time to take a look back at all the content we produced for all of you and highlight some of the more memorable, distinctive or popular items. Obviously, this is par for the course this time of year, but allow me to offer up some especially nice looking shots...
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  • Night Moves: Hot Flash Turns Three
    With 35 parties in the books already, Hot Flash celebrated its third anniversary at Fallout Lounge Saturday night, December 12, with Duey FM (Mad Decent), Neiliyo, Schwa, Genova Richard Henry and others. Photos by Mattie Stafford.
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  • Scenes from the 2009 White Rock Marathon
    A huge crowd turned out Sunday morning to cheer on runners in this year's White Rock Marathon, a race through Dallas from downtown to the lake and back.
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