Driving a GM EV-1 compared to other cars is like flying a Boeing 737 in the days when DC-3s were popular. (By the way, I really enjoy driving my EV-1 almost as much as flying my favorite airplane . . . the Boeing 737.) And I can easily drive from Santa Monica to Carpinteria without charging my EV-1.
Sandra Hernandez ought to be ashamed of herself — not for bashing the church because one of its members suggested the pill for nuns who might be raped, but for calling what’s happening in Colombia a “civil war.” That’s like calling Timothy McVeigh a freedom fighter and the Oklahoma City bombing the first battle in a glorious revolution. The FARC are, despite their leftist posturing, terrorists and mercenaries who grew in power by first defending and then becoming wealthy drug dealers.
Sorry for the inconvenience. We decided, in the context of an article primarily about familiar fast-food chains (Koo Koo Roo, Jack in the Box, etc.), to omit addresses. Unfortunately, the one-of-a-kind restaurant in the article (Dr. J.’s, at 1303 Westwood Blvd., Westwood; 310-477-2721) may have been ill-served by our passion for consistency.