Sunday, May 31, 2009



Monday, May 25, 2009


Xzibit Portrait by Estevan Oriol:Submit Your Email Address To Win It

Xzibit Portrait by Estevan Oriol:Submit Your Email Address To Win It

To coincide with the release of The Run UP Estevan Oriol interview, and to continue the 10th Anniversary festivities, Upper Playground is giving away an Estevan Oriol photo of Xzibit. The photo is a black and white portrait of Xzibit, is framed and measures 2 feet x 2.5 feet. To enter, all you have to do is sign up for the Upper Playground email list. If you are already signed up, then you are already entered to win. The contest is open for 2 weeks and a winner will be announced on Wednesday, June 3rd. For details, rules and more information read below.

********OFFICIAL RULES*********
No Purchase Necessary, No Age Restrictions

Contest period: Runs from noon May 18, 2009 to Midnight June 1, 2009 Pacific Standard Time
HERE’S HOW IT WORKS: Register a valid email address at (see entry field on the upper right hand corner of the main home page) to receive periodic email updates from Upper Playground Enterprises, Inc. and you will automatically be entered to win. International contestants can participate. Unsubscribing your name from the newsletter (unsubscribe link provided on every email update) removes your name from being in the pool of names eligible to win the drawing. The winner will be drawn from the pool of all existing active subscribers plus new additions over the contest period. Limit one prize for one winner or group of winners, per one email submitted.

WINNING: Winner of the ESTEVAN ORIOL ORIGINAL PHOTO “XZIBIT” (signed by the photographer, dimensions of 3 feet by 3 feet, framed) will be notified via their winning email account email address with the announcement: “YOU WON THE ESTEVAN ORIOL ORIGINAL PHOTO “XZIBIT” Winner must respond via e-mail to or by phone at 415-252-0144 to claim their prize. Prize not claimed within 90 days will be forfeited. The maximum amount of ESTEVAN ORIOL ORIGINAL PHOTO “XZIBIT” prize awarded ever will be 1. Limit one ESTEVAN ORIOL ORIGINAL PHOTO “XZIBIT” winner per family. The ESTEVAN ORIOL ORIGINAL PHOTO “XZIBIT”award will be sent out in a single shipment prepared by Upper Playground Enterprises, Inc. Upper Playground Enterprises Inc, will pay for up to $250 in shipping to deliver the product to the winner, however Upper Playground Enterprises, Inc. will not be responsible for shipping insurance and will release all responsibility for the prize once FOB with the shipper. Any additional domestic and international shipping charges, duties, taxes and sales taxes are the responsibility of the winner.

All claims subject to verification. Material submitted becomes property of Upper Playground Enterprises, Inc. and will not be returned.

If your name is not drawn and you are not notified that you are a winner of a ESTEVAN ORIOL ORIGINAL PHOTO “XZIBIT” you are not eligible to claim the prize.

If your country of residency does not allow the import of prize you wish to receive, you are not eligible to claim a prize.

Void where prohibited by law.

All federal, state and local taxes, insurance, licensing, registration and title fees are the sole responsibility of winner/offer recipient.

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

No transfer/substitution of prize by winner permitted.

In order to receive prize, winner must execute Prize Acceptance and Release which constitutes permission to Upper Playground Enterprises, Inc., its agencies, promotional partners and participating retailers to use recipient’s name/likeness for advertising/trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

Upper Playground Enterprises, Inc. reserves the right to substitute prize/offer of equal/greater value should the original prize be lost or destroyed by an unforeseen criminal, negligent, natural, or any other unintended act. By participating in this promotion, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of Upper Playground Enterprises Inc. INTERNET CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Not responsible for late, lost, damaged, incomplete, illegible, postage due or misdirected mail/claims,or for faulty, incorrect or mis-transcribed phone/e-mail transmissions, incorrect announcements of any kind, technical hardware or software failures of any kind including any injury or damage to any person's computer related to or resulting from participating in or experiencing any materials in connection with the promotion, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission that may limit a user’s ability to participate in the promotion. Upper Playground Enterprises, Inc. reserves the right to cancel or modify the online entry if fraud, misconduct or technical failures destroy the integrity of the program; or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper administration of the program as determined by Upper Playground Enterprises Inc, in their sole discretion. In the event of termination of the online entry portion of the program, a notice will be posted online indicating how to enter via the mail and the drawing will be conducted from among all eligible online entries received prior to termination and all eligible mail in entries received. In the event a dispute arises with respect to the drawing and regarding specific individual entitled to receive prize, Upper Playground Enterprises, Inc. will be solely responsible for making a determination as to who the winner is in its sole discretion. An entry made by Internet will be declared made by the “authorized e-mail account holder” and any damage made to the Web Site will also be the responsibility of the authorized e-mail account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. "Authorized e-mail account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.

Participant may be requested to provide Upper Playground Enterprises, Inc. with proof that the participant is the authorized e-mail account holder of the e-mail address associated with the account/submission. Proof of sending will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Upper Playground Enterprises Inc.

Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed or the like methods of participation will void all such submissions by such methods.

By accepting prize/offer, Winner/offer recipients agree to hold Upper Playground Enterprises Inc, and its directors, officers, employees and assigns, harmless against any and all claims and liability arising out of prize/offer.

Winner/offer recipients assume all liability for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this promotion or use or redemption of any prize/offer.

Upper Playground Enterprises, Inc. not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing, the offering or the announcement of any prize/offer or in the administration of the promotion.

AVAILABLE PRIZES/OFFERS, APPROX. RETAIL VALUES AND APPROX. ODDS OF WINNING/RECEIVING (UNCLAIMED/UNREDEEMED PRIZES/OFFERS WILL NOT BE AWARDED): Odds of winning will be one (1) divided by the number of eligible new and existing eligible new and existing active subscriptions and written entries received at the time of the drawing. As of January 28, 2009, the odds of winning were approximately 1 in 20,000 or .005%. Odds of winning will vary on a daily basis based on the number of subscriptions and entries received. Odds of winning will vary on a daily basis based on the number of subscriptions and entries received.

The duration of the period in which monthly drawings are held is the sole discretion of Upper Playground Enterprises, Inc. and not subject to notice of cancellation of discontinuance.

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Thursday, May 14, 2009

Tonight LIVE at the Downtown Art Walk

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Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Sunday, May 03, 2009


coming soon, i'll do the first few days tomarrow i'm too fucking tired