There are times in life when cheaper is not necessarily better: when you're choosing a doctor, a life-mate or, perhaps, an institution of higher learning.
In this case, we'll give UCLA props. It keeps scoring big lately: The Westwood campus was recently named one of the best schools in the world by ... More >>
Over the past few months, you've watched us catalog our 100 Favorite Dishes. Catalog being a lovely term meaning eating our way across this town, well, even more than usual. And because we thought you might want a better way to access these, we've collected all one hundred into one piece, a menu if ... More >>
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Target's new "City" store opened this week in the the sunken shopping center at the corner of 7th and Figueroa downtown. The multi-l ... More >>
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Better than ... walking down Hoover in a blue-&-gold Bruins shirt after the big game.
For a person who once famously declared that he was celibate, Steven Patrick Morrissey is clearly ... More >>
It's bad enough for us Bruins to have to endure the constant beat downs by USC in football (even when team's not even post-season eligible).
But these U.S. News & World Report rankings are too much.
Once again USC has edged out UCLA in its list of top-flight national universities, with the ... More >>
USCTrojans = The Chosen Ones.Wait -- did the Dalai Lama just choose sides in the epic UCLA vs. USC rivalry? As if Los Angeles' two biggest institutions of higher education didn't have enough to fight over -- Bruins fans vs. Trojans fans, Alexandra Wallace vs. Kappa Sigma bro, seeker vs. snitc ... More >>
John Martinez PavligaWoot-woot: USC slaps UCLA, again.USC Trojans. With a name like that, it figures that the young men and woman of Troy are claiming yet another victory over crosstown rival UCLA.
Yep, Trojans have more sex than Bruins. Duh. Trojans were practically made for sex.
That USC ... More >>
Trojans vs. Bruins, for the snitch! (Really though.)Updated after the jump: USC's quidditch captain tells us his team has fewer players than UCLA (shocker), so their chances are slim. He also shares with us the plight of the HUMAN SNITCH. This just keeps getting better.
We've ... More >>
halloweenbearcostume.comRawwwr! I stab you in face and eat your team for lunch!Hey kids! Did you know that UCLA is one of the top public universities in the country, with stellar undergraduate opportunities in the social sciences and a prestigious faculty that includes three professors electe ... More >>
Daily BruinAll your fountain are belong to US(C).It's that time of year when your friends at UCLA and USC go at it in anticipation of the annual football match between the crosstown foes that has become of the country's greatest sports rivalries.
It looks like the spoiled children of USC str ... More >>
Bill Clinton is at UCLA tonight.Those dueling visits by presidents Obama and Clinton we told you about have turned into another classic bout between archrivals USC and UCLA, and we have to ask: Which school is getting the better speaker?
Obama is heading to USC next Friday (Oct. 22) to speak ... More >>
USC beat crosstown rival UCLA this week, and it wasn't, as usual, on the football field. No, surprisingly, the win is in the academic arena, as USC outranked UCLA in U.S. News & World Report's annual national college rankings. The Trojans ended up one step above the Bruins at 23 to 25 (there ... More >>
KTLAUCLA often spins itself as the smarter, higher-GPA-having school in town, but by the looks of its Bruin bear sculpture, you'd have to chalk one up for the wit and fortitude of USC: Despite an annual student "security force" that's supposed to protect the bear and despite a tarp covering t ... More >>
I'm a UCLA grad but I've got to hand it to USC (my wife's alma mater) -- they throw a wide party net when it comes to their alumni-sponsored Rival Week Activities before and during this Saturday afternoon's Big Game. In Manhattan, for example, the USC Alumni Club of New York takes over a Murray Hi ... More >>
Barack Obama at Gibson Amphitheater
Tool at Nokia Theatre.
By Ryan Colditz
I saw a show no one else will ever see. Senator Barack Obama opening for Tool.
Barack Obama made a visit to Universal Amphitheater Monday night, greeted by a largely young crowd, rowdy and anxious to see the man who has pl ... More >>