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AM News - The Police, The Gov., and The Homeboy

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- The Police will play Dodger Stadium on July 23. There's that number again - NBC 4

- Gov. Schwarzenegger's killer plan to export California prisoners out of Cali and let other states deal with our problem was declared "unlawful" by Sacto County Superior Court judge - The Merc

- "Homeboy Goes to Harvard" founder speaks to Reseda's Cleveland High thanks to people like Fluke Fluker - LA Daily News

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- Over 28,000 people now live in downtown LA - LA Times

- The Arcade Fire, Bjork, and the Beastie Boys are three reasons you might wanna go to Sasquatch in late May. (Bad Brains, The Hold Steady, and Smoosh are three other reasons) - Seattle PI

- Steve Lopez making sure we're paying attention. Baby, we're paying attention. "I suppose it's possible Commissioner Martin figured that an 82-year-old man with a 64-year-old girlfriend must be pretty nimble." - LAT

- Jonathan Gold on eating lung: Lung is all bland, light, cartilaginous crunch. And as for the haggis, of which lung is an essential albeit minor component, I refer you to the old joke about the man who, upon tasting the dish for the first time, remarked, “First I thought I had taken a big bite of dung, and then I wished that I had.” - LA Weekly

- OMG DWP OT LOL - Daily News

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- Carmen Electra and Dave Navarro can now officially join - CBS2

- People would rather vote for a Black, a Mormon, or a Homosexual than vote for an Atheist for President - Outside the Beltway

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