Jenn Swann is a writer in Los Angeles. A former L.A. Weekly staffer and multiple L.A. Press Club award winner, she's written about porn stars, celebrity hamsters, Miley Cyrus' twerk team, and Aubrey Plaza's basketball league. For the sake of journalism, she once took an I.V. to cure a hangover (it didn't work) and biked to the Emmys from Santa Monica in a dress. She has a complicated relationship with the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
21 days ago | Podcasts
Jesse Kahnweiler invited Martin Shkreli to her podcast and ended up telling him about her sex dream.
27 days ago | Culture
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28 days ago | Crime
Michael Hsu was cleared of all counts except for one: felony poisoning. Authorities say he attempted to slip MDMA into his coworker’s drink without her consent.
30 days ago | Culture
It's become increasingly apparent that Donald Trump's administration wants to make religion inescapable, even for secularists. Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has donated millions of dollars to private religious schools and once described her educ...
30 days ago | Festivals
Can Burning Man devotee Paul E. Amori convince the city of Los Angeles to vote for love?
2 months ago | Politics
A new campaign proposes small community-based actions every day during the first 100 days of Trump’s presidency