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  • How neo are the neocons?

    In the play "Embedded," Tim Robbins' 2003 satire about the Iraq invasion, a thinly veiled Richard Perle and Paul Wolfowitz shout with Nazi-like gusto, "Hail Leo Strauss!" and get sexually aroused at the prospect of international conquest. During the post-...
  • A look at differing outcomes in the firing process

    Terrance Britt Position: School counselor, Henry Clay Middle School, L.A. Unified School District Allegations: At after-work gathering in 2006, got in argument in which he grabbed a female co-worker. Her 57-year-old boyfriend later confronted Britt, 36,...
  • Needy Families Struggle Without Financial Aid

    Needy Families Struggle Without Financial Aid
    For days after the admission letter arrived, Lorelei Oliver was unable to look at her son Kamal without crying. After earning A's and testing among the top of his elementary school class, Kamal had been admitted to the 7th grade at Campbell Hall, a...
  • "Old Masters, New World," by Cynthia Saltzman

    The recipient of art degrees from Harvard University and the University of California at Berkeley, as well as a master's degree in business administration from Stanford University, Cynthia Saltzman gives readers the benefit of both her areas of...
  • Kentucky: It's not just horses and bourbon

    As a rule, I'm skeptical of cities that bill themselves as "The [fill in the blank] Capital of the World." Such claims seem boastful, dubious or, at best, a weak gimmick. Has anyone actually traveled to Ft. Payne, Ala., because it's crowned itself "The...
  • Lobster Fest! Indie bands and crustaceans invade San Pedro

     
    Patrons mill about in bright red hats with skyward-pointing lobster claws. Fingers retain the smell of butter and arthropod juice. Grown men wear pirate shirts and eyeliner, and the musical lineup features everything from a midget KISS cover band to......
  • Critic's Notebook: Ingres' 'Comtesse d'Haussonville' @ Norton Simon Museum

     
    Louise d'Haussonville arrived in Pasadena the other day, and it's always good to see her. Always strange too. One of the greatest portraits by one of the greatest portrait painters — French genius Jean Auguste Dominique Ingres (1780-1867), who didn't......
  • The Cribs play the Glass House in Pomona, tonight

     
    Do you like Travis? How about the Strokes? Maybe the Smiths? Actually, when it comes to The Cribs, it really doesn't matter, because we're betting you're going to dig their sound--regardless of what your angle on indie rock is. Take a jaunt out to...
  • Byrd memorial services set

     
    by Lisa Mascaro The man who spent a lifetime in the Senate will be memorialized there on Thursday, as the late Sen. Robert Byrd lies in repose in the chamber as the West Virginia Democrat had requested. Members of Byrd's......
  • Aquarium Drunkard releases 'L'Aventure,' a tribute to Television, talks to Pop & Hiss

     
    The red-covered stepchild of the slim Television discography "Adventure," the band's sophomore album, has always been overlooked in favor of its groundbreaking predecessor, "Marquee Moon." Until now -- with the release of the Aquarium Drunkard compilation...
  • Henry Clay People hit the road, release new MP3

     
    The Henry Clay People - Your Famous Friends from tbdrecords on Vimeo. The standout track on the Henry Clay People's new album "Somewhere on the Golden Coast" declares, "This ain't a scene, it's just a generation caught in between." (The......