LAT in 90 Seconds

cheerleader.jpgSpin: The nets have become better at spinning the meaning behind sweeps numbers than they have at producing shows worth watching.

nexisimage.jpgLate: The LAT runs an obit today from the Washington Post of H. Donald Wilson, who helped create LexisNexis. According to a LexisNexis search, the NYT ran its obit of Wilson on Nov. 25.

madonnacross.jpgAttention: A Malawian High Court ruled that a coalition of human rights groups monitor Madonna’s adoption of little David. Madonna, the LAT says, “accepts” the ruling. What? Madonna wants groups of people the world over paying attention to her every move? We’re shocked.