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Commercialism Meets Art

Posted 08.12.2013 | Arts

Spinning a street sign on the side of a highway has long been a right of passage for entrepreneurial high-schoolers across America. Many have been spe...

GOP Rep: 'Defund White Trash'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Rainey | Posted 08.12.2013 | Politics

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-Calif.) said on Twitter this week that he would like to "defund white trash" who take advantage of federal social programs. ...

Warning: Time Warner-CBS Clash Points Up Big Trouble Ahead

Sandy Goodman | Posted 10.05.2013 | Media
Sandy Goodman

It's a dispute over dollars, a battle one consumer advocate called "a food fight between two haves at our expense."

Where To Eat In LA Right Now

Food & Wine | Posted 08.01.2013 | Los Angeles
Food & Wine

From the first brick-and-mortar venture by pop-up king Ludo Lefebvre to a meat speakeasy by superstar chef Nancy Silverton, these 10 restaurants have fanatical followings

American Idol: An Interview with Jessica Anya Blau

Greg Olear | Posted 09.09.2013 | Books
Greg Olear

Funny people love Jessica Anya Blau. And the consensus among funny people is that The Wonder Bread Summer, her magical funhouse of a third novel, is her funniest offering yet.

Should Your Company Get A .LA Website?

Posted 07.09.2013 | Los Angeles

Websites ending in .com could go the way of Geocities for small businesses located in Los Angeles, Calif. That's because GoDaddy, the world’s lar...

The Warehouse Era Begins in the Los Angeles Art World

Mat Gleason | Posted 08.25.2013 | Los Angeles
Mat Gleason

The Warehouse Era is upon us. Galleries are suddenly going big, bigger than ever. They are leaving the traditional Westside enclaves in search of real estate to show larger artworks,

PHOTOS: Has Ellen Had Enough Of LA?

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 05.22.2013 | Los Angeles

Rhetorically speaking, how many mansions does one celebrity couple actually need? Add this Santa Barbara stunner to the real estate portfolio of Ellen...

LA's 5 Most Craveable Burgers

Mike Metz | Posted 07.14.2013 | Los Angeles
Mike Metz

Best burger in LA? Way too subjective. Here are the burgers I crave most right now.

How Not to Fly With a Toddler

John Corcoran | Posted 07.13.2013 | Parents
John Corcoran

For those who haven't had the pleasure of doing it, taking an energetic 2-year-old on an airplane feels kind of like transporting a sack of live bees. He's constantly moving, other passengers don't want to sit too close to you and every once in awhile, you get stung.

Pop-Up Yoga

Annie Stein | Posted 07.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Annie Stein

I see so clearly now how a sense of community is perhaps what we now need more than ever, as more of our time is spent plugged into some technological device or other and the world seems more unstable than ever.

What I Learned in the Move -- Mama Needs a Village, Too

Mary Novaria | Posted 07.01.2013 | Fifty
Mary Novaria

I had bruises the day after my first massage in L.A., the result of some heretofore unknown (by me, anyway) brand of stabbing, poking bodywork. At least it lasted only 90 minutes -- my first haircut here took two days.

Featured 50 Fiction: My Blindness Is Its Own Reward

Rich Seeley | Posted 06.29.2013 | Fifty
Rich Seeley

I have made my bed in darkness -- Job 17:13 Nobody here is from here. That is what I like about LA. It is a good place to be anonymous. You can live ...

PHOTOS: You're Likely To See Model Daisy Fuentes Sunbathing Here

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 04.24.2013 | Los Angeles

Viva La Daisy! Daisy Fuentes, the Cuban-American supermodel and TV host, just claimed a piece of Malibu beachfront for her very own. She bought a 3,83...

Enjoy Kobe's Live Tweets for as Long as You Can: How Kobe Bryant Killed It on Social Media

Ben Heisler | Posted 06.22.2013 | Sports
Ben Heisler

Kobe did what he does best on Sunday afternoon, captivating NBA audiences everywhere. And this time, he didn't even need a court to do it. Handles were active, #hashtags were a-plenty.

Katy Perry Is Moving On In More Ways Than One

The Huffington Post | Ann Brenoff | Posted 08.23.2013 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Katy Perry hasn't been doing so well in the romance department lately -- bye-bye John Mayer. But the singer-songwriter is stepping up h...

5 Awesome Los Angeles Beaches for Families

MiniTime | Posted 06.01.2013 | Travel
MiniTime

Miles of soft sand, swaying palm trees, and the lure of the sparkling ocean make the City of Angels a magnet for surf-and-sun devotees. Yet with over 90 beaches in Los Angeles County, it can be difficult for visiting families to know where to begin.

U R What U Drive: Car Stereotypes in LA

Marlon Regis | Posted 04.30.2013 | Black Voices
Marlon Regis

In Los Angeles, we reside in our cars (not in our homes) most of the day. Please don't feel insulted if my harshness toward your car fits into an embarrassing revelation. Red, amber... GO!

New York Gays Vs. Los Angeles Gays

Mark Brennan Rosenberg | Posted 04.10.2013 | Gay Voices
Mark Brennan Rosenberg

For years the fine, upstanding residents of both hamlets have fought over which city is better to live in if you're gay. It's one of life's greatest mysteries, unanswered by the greatest minds... until now. I believe it's time to put this fight to bed.

PLAN for Your Art: February 7 to 13

Bettina Korek | Posted 04.09.2013 | Los Angeles
Bettina Korek

ForYourArt selects the best opportunities to see, collect, learn about and support art each week.

Where Have All The Rock Gods Gone?

Sasha Bronner | Posted 04.03.2013 | Los Angeles
Sasha Bronner

Music takes my breath away. That's not an expression. It actually takes my breath away. I've given it a direct line to my beating heart and when I hear a magical song, it feels like my chest is being cracked open -- ice cubes popped quickly out of a plastic freezer tray.

About Freud's Last Session

Jill Robinson | Posted 04.02.2013 | Los Angeles
Jill Robinson

This really is about this riveting play. (I'll get there) But this is also about NOT writing. And my father. Dr. Freud would see the connections.

Baby, It's You

Jeff Valdez | Posted 04.02.2013 | Latino Voices
Jeff Valdez

I want to buy a billboard on Sunset. This billboard will have a bunch of babies: Asian, black, white and Latino, all in cute little clothes, with a slogan that says, "Love ALL Your Customers At First Sight."

Aww: Miranda Kerr And Son In Sync!

Posted 01.10.2013 | Celebrity

Swoon: Supermodel Miranda Kerr stepped out of the gym in Los Angeles yesterday, carrying her adorable 2-year-old son Flynn. The two wore matching stri...

Guns Germs $teal Pop Up in LA

Andrew Reilly | Posted 02.17.2013 | Style
Andrew Reilly

In the realm of men's wear, there aren't too many stories that haven't been told before. However, in the case of LA-based brand Guns Germs $teal (GG$), nothing comes standard.