Some kind soul played host in Thermal for the Lacoste Live Pool Party, as party people enjoyed beats, performances by Asher Roth, and the chance to cool off in the hot desert heat. All photos by Matt Oliver.
Westword's photographers weaseled into countless parties in 2008. Here, some of our favorite photos our club-hopping adventures. We'll be at even more parties in 2009, so check back to westword.com/slideshow all year long.
Westword took a lot of photos in 2008, most of which ended up here, at westword.com/slideshow. But which did you like the best? The naked bike-riders? Body painting? Here, photos from our ten most-viewed slideshows of 2008, with links back to the original slideshows. See if you see a connection.
Here's how to beat the heat and still look hip. All images by Nanette Gonzales.
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The Wu-Tang Clan plays the Ogden on Wednesday, December 10, 2008. You should go -- but you should also know that Wu fans are pretty rabid, and would like to know that you are as rabid as they are. So, here, a handy guide to making yourself look like you deserve entrance into the 36 chambers.
For the last couple of weeks, Jonathan Shikes has been locked in his office, taste-testing holiday brews and snorting shattered candy-cane pieces. (The two activities are apparently unrelated). Here, we present 10 of his favorite holiday beers, with links back to the original reviews. Enjoy.