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Gossip Girl: The New O.C.

Serena, meet Marissa! See what the Upper East Siders have in common with their West Coast peers (Oh, the drama!). By Andrea DeSimone


When good guy Dan Humphrey (Penn Badgley, right) gets his childhood wish – a date with Serena – he also gets a glimpse into her "perfect" world and feels the meaning of cool: a good backstabbing. Now he's content on staying a quirky outsider – if only he had Seth Cohen's (Adam Brody) comic books to keep him company!