LAT in 90 seconds

– I can’t tell you the chills I get down my spine when I see the word ‘Tchotchkes’ in a headline, even though that’s not how my bubbie spelled it. (Anti-Terror Budget Aims $128,000 at Tchotchkes, but just as Yiddish is disappearing of the face of the Earth, the headline gets de-tchotchked in the body of the article)

– Note to Beverly Hills High School: Skateboarding is not a crime! Note to the kids who skate off the steps at Beverly Hills High School: Stop! It’s dangerous.

– Most Emailed Stories Analysis: Nothing about the Oscars? Hmmmm.