Have your say on who wins our Readers' Choice Awards by picking your favorite from the top five! These choices came straight from you. Voting will run September 11th - 25th. Make sure to grab the Best Of 2014 issue on October 9th to see if your top picks won!

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Weren't we supposed to live in space cities already? Have cars that zipped through the sky, and dogs named Astro? Talk to each other via television (oh, right: Skype!).

The future has of recent been depicted far too negatively, what with apocalypses, Raptures, zombies and the like. We, on the other hand, still believe in a space-age future of fun.

In our Best Of 2014 issue, expect gals in go-go skirts, guys with ray guns, and little green bros traipsing around the county for the best in food, drink, sports, entertainment and more!

Vote for your favorite Orange County fixtures for everything from the Best Korean BBQ to the Best Place to Pick Up a One-Night Stand! Our top five choices came straight from you! 

YOUR READERS' POLL
Arts & Entertainment
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  • Best Strip Joint #

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  • Best Bagels #

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  • Best Bar for NFL Season #

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  • Best Bar in Long Beach #

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  • Best Bar in Orange County #

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  • Best Bartender #

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  • Best BBQ #

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  • Best Bikini Bar #

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  • Best Korean BBQ #

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  • Best Late-Night Dining #

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  • Best Looking Patrons (Hottest Crowd) #

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  • Best Lounge #

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  • Best Margarita #

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  • Best Martini #

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  • Best Mexican Restaurant #

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  • Best New Restaurant #

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  • Best Outdoor Dining #

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  • Best Pho #

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  • Best Pie #

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  • Best Pizza #

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  • Best Place to Pick Up a One-Night Stand #

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  • Best Pub #

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  • Best Punk Rock Bar #

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  • Best Restaurant #

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  • Best Ribs #

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  • Best Sports Bar #

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  • Best Steakhouse #

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  • Best Sunday Brunch #

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  • Best Sushi #

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  • Best Taco #

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  • Best Thai Restaurant #

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  • Best Un-traditional Exotic Burger #

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  • Best Vegan Restaurant #

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  • Best Waterfront Dining #

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  • Best Apartment Complex to Live #

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  • Best Hotel #

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  • Best Mall #

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  • Best Place to Get Pierced #

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  • Best Used Book Store #

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  • Best Beach #

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  • Best Bowling #

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  • Best Ducks Player #

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  • Best Place to Play Pool #

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  • Best Yoga #

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