The porn industry has had a rough five years, from an online migration of content that has pirated its products to a drive in its hometown of L.A. to require condoms on-set.
Now a conservative group wants to cut off one of adult media's key constituencies -- the military:
Sick and tired of helicopters flying low over your neighborhood?
California-based federal legislators, including Sen. Dianne Feinstein and U.S. Rep. Henry Waxman, today introduced the "Los Angeles Residential Helicopter Noise Relief Act" to restrict flight paths and limit how low choppers can fly.
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Robert Wideman via FacebookRepublican on a last-minute mission.Even in the weird, weird world of final-hour indie City Council candidates, Robert Wideman is a real gem.
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Psychology TodayWhen we saw links to this piece on Facebook we wrote it off as a hoax or a hack. The headline read, "Why Are Black Women Rated Less Physically Attractive Than Other Women ... ?"
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It's easy to characterize hijackin', ransomin' third-world pirates as old-fashioned Disney fiction. But the Los Angeles Times, who apparently has some speed-dials in dangerous waters, proves -- in today's "Deaths of Americans at hands of Somali pirates a troubling escalation in violence, exp ... More >>
CBS2Contrails or just a con job by the government and media?As far as conspiracy theories go, this one is huge, because it requires the cooperation of not only the U.S. Armed Forces, the Federal Aviation Administration and major airlines, but it also requires little old us to be in on the dea ... More >>
VA Benefit Blog64 years is a long time
Filipino World War II veterans and their supporters are making their way down Temple Street in LA as part of today's rally, urging US lawmakers to give them their military benefits after 64 years of waiting.
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World War II veteran Peter Hobbs has listened to 630 talking books
Vision impairment have become an increasingly common health problem among US military troops, 158,000 of whom are currently visually impaired or have poor vision.
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AT YOUR FINGERTIPS, THIS WEEK'S COMPREHENSIVE THEATER LISTINGSAlso, this the latest NEW REVIEWS and this week's THEATER FEATURE on the 2009 Pacific Playwrights' FestivalDenise Uyehars and eggs: Photo courtesy of HighwaysMISS TRANSLATION
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