One of the fascinating Angelenos featured in L.A. Weekly's People 2012 issue. Check out our entire People 2012 issue here.
Growing up in Louisiana in the 1950s, Liz McDuffie's only relief from debilitating migraines was pushing her skull against the headboard of her bed to release pressure. As an a ... More >>
Stacie Halas shocked Southern California and rocked her male students when it was discovered last month that she had a porn-star past. You never saw boys pay attention like they did the day they spotted her work.
But, strangely, she's not the only instructor with a degree in bow-chica-bow-wow. Perh ... More >>
This is the second chapter in a (badly Photoshopped) series on the L.A. Redistricting Commission's gerrymandered new voting districts. Previously: "Eric Garcetti's District 13 Looks Like an Evil Squirrel."
It's one of the most blatant land grabs in L.A. redistricting history: Westchester, an up-and ... More >>
Gabriel Carrillo days after being beatenâ€‹The visitor's area of Men's Central Jail near Downtown LA is looking more and more like a scary place.
Earlier this year, we brought you the story of Gabriel Carrillo, who claims he was visiting his younger brother when he was thrown into a refrigerator a ... More >>
TMZAnthony Johnson with superlawyer Gloria AllredWe at the Weekly usually beef with the California Department of Corrections on more budget-related issues like the rich, powerful prison-guard union's ability to twist the state Legislature to its will and preserve bloated benefit packages in a ... More >>
YouTubeUpdated after the jump: One of the USC techies shows us how to work real-life Gmail Motion. And it's ever radder than we thought.
Google unleashed many a poke in the rib on April Fool's Day 2011. There was the Helvetica-turned-Comic Sans search -- a budding typophile's wet dream -- an ... More >>
boingboing.netIn which elementary schoolers can pretend they're killing machinesWhether you side with paranoid school officials or the furious mother on this one, there's something we can all agree on: Poor kid.
Six-year-old Jack was caught drawing a "disturbing picture" in his classroom at ... More >>
THE LATEST NEW REVIEWS ARE EMBEDDED WITHIN THE COMPREHENSIVE THEATER LISTINGSWelcome to the new home of Stage Raw. For a short time, you can access Stage Raw archives at its former home (http://blogs.laweekly.com/style_council/stage-news) in L.A. Daily, but those archives are in the process of bein ... More >>
The murder shocked the conscience of a crime-scarred community.
The arrest of two suspects showed the far-reaching influence of a notorious street gang.But revelations that one of the two men accused of murdering a young deputy sheriff belonged to an extended family of criminals, presided over by a ... More >>
BY MARC COOPER
Yo via Blackberry!
I'm at McCain rally right now Monday nite in Henderson, Nevada on outskirts of Las Vegas.
A poor turnout my friends. I got here 3 hrs ago to beat the crowds. But my daughter just arrived as program is beginning and she got in.
This venue holds about 5k and is n ... More >>