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Dear LAist, Why Was City Hall Green Last Night?

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Dear LAist,

Last night I was driving through downtown to get some- nevermind why I was driving downtown at night. I saw City Hall was green. I took a picture. But it didn't turn out. But it was green. Why?

Perry, Studio City

Dear Perry,

It's ok to drive downtown at night. It's ok to drive anywhere in LA... at any hour. What the hell do we care? The point is that you're driving, and that keeps us dependent on fossil fuels, and that makes this war worthwhile.

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Will Campbell worries that it might be a Shrek III promo, Green LA Girl says it has something to do with tomorrow's Live Earth concert, but we say it's the secret lair of Prince's arch-enemy Sexymayah McSleeze. Now that Prince has set up residency in Hollywood, his rival has made himself known downtown.

Get ready for a battle of funk somewhere in Echo Park, Perry.

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