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chemer.jpegErwin Chemerinsky Back At The Helm: UC Irvine Chancellor Michael V. Drake has re-offered liberal scholar Erwin Chemerinsky the job of law school dean, on some conditions that the paper promises to tell you about later. We love live news.

spfrong.jpegThe LAT Learns The Art of Hyperlinks: In a story about online music provider SpiralFrog.com (which by the way, sounds like an atrociously un-user friendly system), the paper inserted a plump, juicy hyperlink, letting readers take a look at SpiralFrog for themselves. We applaud, thee, unpaid high school newspaper intern! Keep up the good work.

ojail.jpgMike Sweeney Said It Best: When accepting the Emmy for his work Late Night with Conan O’Brien, the head writer said, “The rest of our writing staff is back in New York because we have a show tomorrow. Thanks to O.J., we’ll have a show tomorrow.” When the audience applauded, he added, “Thank you. He’s incredible.” And, really, he is.