On the west coast, the club kids popped up around 1991, the local counterparts of the New York City Party Monster types, attending the types of underground raves your parents explicitly forbade. It wasn't all about drugs, but there were certainly plenty: ketamine, acid, cocaine, ecstasy, and more, s ... More >>
Updated at the bottom with crowd estimates. First posted at 5:30 a.m.
Alfonso Ribeiro of The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air might do the nerdiest, preppiest dance of all time.
But that didn't stop hundreds if not thousands of followers from joining him yesterday at Universal CityWalk and other locales in ... More >>
Bay City BombersMeet Stacey Blitsch, the new face of women's rights.Gloria Allred, L.A.'s biggest name in celebrity litigation, has long fallen on the sexier side of women's rights. She's gone after pervy politicians like Herman Cain and Arnold Schwarzenegger for their rampant womanizing, and ... More >>
AHFL.A.'s AIDS Healthcare Foundation is trying to transform the porn industry by having the government require condoms for adult actors.
Now it wants inside your bedroom for Valentine's Day. Ah, so romantic.
Well, it is "International Condom Day" and, as such, the foundation is, er, rolling ... More >>
BuzzFeedScarlett.Updated at the bottom with the suspect's name, more details. First posted at 11:35 a.m.
The FBI has been on the case of the phone hacker(s) who mined nude photos form the handsets of the likes of Scarlett Johansson and possibly also violated the mobile devices of Miley Cyrus ... More >>
Kevin ScanlonChrysta Wilson
Watching in awe as her Southern aunt baked cakes and confections, an 8-year-old Chrysta Wilson wanted to use the oven like a "big girl." When her mother and aunt gave her an Easy-Bake Oven that year, Wilson began her love affair with desserts.
These days, the owne ... More >>
James BeardThis morning the James Beard Foundation announced the semifinalists for its 2010 James Beard Foundation Awards. Judges will vote to determine the final 5 nominees in each category, which will be announced on March 22nd. The winners will be announced at the Foundation's award party, ... More >>
Snoop Dogg has always donned blue, but Malice N Wonderland might just be aimed at the Red States and the Fox News constituency.
Snoop's always worn blue, but is he gunning for the red states?
First came the album's black velvet-worthy cover art by Mister Cartoon, and last night Snoop hoste ... More >>
Andres Martinez, late of the L.A. Times and currently at the New America Foundation think tank, opens a piece for Poder 360 with this tart observation about the state:"Californians never tire of pointing out that if their state were a separate country, it would rank among the 10 largest economies of ... More >>