Occupy L.A: Not dead yet, it seems. Almost a year after the raid on Occupy's encampment at L.A. City Hall, the movement moves on -- this time targeting Deutsche Bank in Century City. Six people were arrested this afternoon for allegedly ...
UstreamDown and out in Beverly Hills.The Occupy 90210 protest last night, to call out President Obama for accepting big campaign cash from Hollywood donors, got a little chaotic when a protester was thrown from his bicycle by a Smart Car flying by. (Scroll down for dramatic video of the downe ... More >>
Ted SoquiAllegations that Occupy L.A. detainees were not allowed to use the restroom for hours as they waited on buses headed to jails are being checked out this week by the L.A. County Sheriff's Department, says spokesman Steve Whitmore. Accusations of rough and inhumane treatment of Occupy ... More >>
Zuma vs. Occupy.Why, you ask, do we here at LA Weekly care about Zuma Dogg, the sometimes-utterly-insane City Hall gadfly? We don't always agree with his politics, and his tweets about taking his last breaths for want of food and cash can be annoying. But you have to admit -- he's entertaini ... More >>
Catherine WagleyJohn Kilduff (a.k.a. Mr Let's Paint) painting a character actor who appeared as "The Emperor with No Clothes" Vikings, oversized bunnies, an itinerant matchmaker, a painting instructor doubling as a life coach and running on a treadmill, an impromptu dinner party, a woman mast ... More >>
GQHonestly now, L.A.Vegas? Well, Vegas douches are just Angelenos on vacation. Jersey? That's not a city. Miami? Too good-looking to be douches. We've said it before: L.A. is the douche capital of America. Honest Tea's annual publicity stunt in which it sets up pop-up kiosks with its produc ... More >>
Fukushima.Don't bite down on that suicide pill just yet, but the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says radiation levels at West Coast monitors are up slightly. The readings follow last week's arrival of radiation from Japan's ailing Fukushima nuclear reactors, which are in dire straights ... More >>
Michael Collins and wife Denise Ann Duffield, who also works on enviroreporter.com.Michael Collins has been covering the environment for 13 years. He's won several awards, including the Los Angeles Press Club's Journalist of the Year. But it wasn't his long-form exposes of gooey landfills th ... More >>
Adam Carolla wants to be your Sledgehammer -- at least when it comes to wine. The pie-loving comedian and podcaster recently joined forces with Sledgehammer, a North Coast winery, that now makes the official wine of The Adam Carolla Show. (Zin and cab, to be precise.) Carolla, who recently chat ... More >>
UStreamSheen smokes ... a cigarette.We told ya about Michael Phelps-brand weed. Then there was Chuck Norris -- apparently it's a kick in the pants. But can you really get any higher than ... Charlie Sheen? TMZ reports that "several" pot shops in our humble medical marijuana capital of the n ... More >>
Jack JohnsonSurf's up, and so is Jack Johnson's domination of the saleable-sappy-soft-surf singer-songwriter market. The 35-year-old Hawaiian feel-gooder's new album is called "To the Sea" (perhaps you've heard the cloying single "You and Your Heart"), out next week, and that's where Johnson ... More >>
O.M.G.! Dubstepper Rusko Drops New Album Today
When world renowned beatboxer Rahzel tells you to do something, you fucking do it. On March 29 after the 10 finalists were announced for this year's coveted 2010 Streamy Awards Audience Choice honor, the "Godfather of Noyze" and web TV enthusiast spit some beats and released this video encouraging ... More >>
View more photos in the "L.A. Twestival @ The Roxy feat. Metric" slideshow. Erin BroadleyTwitter festival = Twestival charity eventThe Twitterati of Los Angeles came together Thursday night at this year's L.A. Twestival to raise money and awareness for Concern Worldwide, "an international ... More >>
Giant Drag Poised for a Comeback?