LAT in 90 Seconds


— “Street people and loft residents have joined forces to block removal of the name ‘Skid Row’ from the sides of firetrucks and rescue ambulances that are assigned to the beleaguered downtown zone.”
We say: If ever there was a case that cried out to be adjudicated by Sebastian Bach, this is it.


— L.A. is awash in homeless and underpoliced. Fortunately, the LA City Council is dealing with serious business.


Michael Crichton, white courtesy phone. Michael Crichton, white courtesy phone.