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Clip 'N Save: Your Free Pass to Sunset Junction

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In certain pockets of the blogosphere and even in our own comments we have noticed that the Sunset Junction Street Fair is receiving some criticism for having the gall to charge an admittance fee for providing a fun, safe, entertaining day on Sunset Blvd. while showcasing some pretty damn good musical acts, who in some cases you'd be totally lucky to only have to pay $15 to see.

Never mind the fact that the proceeds go to local youth programs.

But for the people, and the families who really can't afford to pay to get in, City Council President Eric Garcetti's office says "the organizers have said that 'no one will be turned away due to lack of funds.'"

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After the jump read the email that Mr. Garcetti's Field Deputy Joseph Bernardo sent in to {hat tip: Cheapskatin' LA), and if you need the freebie, print this out and show it at the gate.

Now can we go back to loving Sunset Junction?