This is an archival story that predates current editorial management.
This archival content was written, edited, and published prior to LAist's acquisition by its current owner, Southern California Public Radio ("SCPR"). Content, such as language choice and subject matter, in archival articles therefore may not align with SCPR's current editorial standards. To learn more about those standards and why we make this distinction, please click here.
- Some other new blogs to check out: After Hours City LA and Antonio Watch.
- Speaking of blogs, fishbowl LA talks about the blog explosion at The LA Times, meanwhile the Times wants to know your postal service horror stories.
- The BBC points out what we were thinking all along - before the billboard flap, we couldn't tell you when Get Rich or Die Trying was coming out in theatres, now we've bought our tickets early and are practicing how to coolly carry a firearm and a microphone at the same time.
- McGruff the Crime Dog can now take you to court if you're cruel to his brethren.
photo of the new look Lakers by joyce.