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Corporate sponsored beach party house, the bell tolls for thee.

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Just in case you haven't heard, a few corporations have recently decided that a really awesome way to get lots of free publicity would be to rent a beach house in Malibu, throw a ton of parties for celebs (some with quotation marks, some without) and invite the paparazzi along to ensure that photos of said celebs interacting with said corporation's product get splashed all over the web and certain print publications.

It seems to be working, but boy is it pissing off the neighbors.

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According to articles in the Malibu Times and the Malibu Surfside News dated July 16th, one of the houses has been shut down after neighbors filed a complaint requesting that the city take code enforcement action.

A Malibu city official declined to state which house was shut down, but according to the Surfside News, reports from neighbors are that activity at the Polaroid-sponsored house on Malibu Road has ceased.