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ICYMI: The History Of L.A.'s Own Wrigley Field
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- As we ready ourselves for the National League Championship Series between the Dodgers and the Cubs, L.A. Times architecture critic Christopher Hawthorne goes deep on the story of L.A.'s own Wrigley Field, which was built in our city before Chicago got its own baseball stadium of the same name.
- Also in advance of this series, the Chicago Tribune unleashed some pretty #rude things about L.A., to which we say: lol whatever bro.
- Bon Appetit explores what some NFL players actually eat on a regular basis, which definitely includes kale smoothies among the varied responses.
- Have you been watching HBO's Westworld? It's pretty trippy! The Ringer asks: would you go?
- MediaTakeOut founder Fred Mwangaguhunga responded to Kim Kardashian's libel suit, following the site's implication that she faked the whole thing. "She is a mother, she is a wife and she was a victim of a violent crime," Mwangaguhunga said. "She definitely did not deserve it and she deserved to be believed.”
- In honor of director Todd Solondz's 57th birthday today, here's a great clip from one of his finest films, Welcome to the Dollhouse:
Southern California's Snow-Capped Mountains Are Beautiful. Here's Where To Maximize The View (And Snap A Great Picture)It's been many, many years since we saw this much snow in our mountains. Going up there right now isn't safe, but here are some places where you can enjoy the view and snap a pic.
April Valentine died at Centinela Hospital. Her daughter was born by emergency C-section. She'd gone into the pregnancy with a plan, knowing Black mothers like herself were at higher risk.
A look at years past when snows creeped into our citified neighborhoods, away from the mountains and foothills.
In the face of a drier future, that iconic piece of Americana is on its way out in Southern California.
Another Missing Hiker Has Been Found Dead In San Gabriels As Search For Actor Julian Sands ContinuesBob Gregory, 62, went missing the same day as Sands. His body was recovered near Mount Islip.