Support for LAist comes from
We Explain L.A.
Stay Connected

Share This

News

LA Times on Local Blogs and the Election

LAist relies on your reader support, not paywalls.
Freely accessible local news is vital. Please power our reporters and help keep us independent with a donation today.
5b2c01db4488b3000926e0b2-original.jpg

The LA Times yesterday referenced LAist in a piece about how local blogs are covering local politics (login may be required). We can't quite tell if Brendan Buhler is mocking us (and all the other bloggers mentioned) or not but we did appreciate their descriptive line for us:

A snarky local outpost of a chain-blog with sister sites in London and New York.

We love when you call us snarky.Mayor Sam thinks the Times expects us to be more serious in our coverage.

Support for LAist comes from

What do you think? Is it LAist's job to cover local politics with our sharp-witted (hopefully) tongues in check?

We'll sit over here obsessing over being in the paper and wondering when newspapers will get it together and make website references clickable in their online articles.