| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
"If history were to repeat itself," warned President Franklin D. Roosevelt in his 1944 State of the Union address, "and we were to return to the so-called normalcy of the 1920s, then it is certain that even though we shall have conquered our enemies on...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 5:30 AM
From the barbershops of El Monte to a mariachi outfitter's in Boyle Heights, many Southern Californians struggled Tuesday to make sense of the sudden disappearance of the wacky, warmhearted man they'd woken up with for the last decade.
| Jul 31, 2013
| 8:26 AM
Fox News Channel gave Rush Limbaugh a big forum Tuesday night on Greta Van Susteren's show, "On the Record."
During the hour, there wasn't much talk about Limbaugh's future in radio. But the transcript suggests Limbaugh was his usual quotable self about...
| Jul 31, 2013
| 12:52 PM
Just past sundown the kids, the punks, the surf rats swarmed up Main Street in Huntington Beach and decided – well, what the heck – let’s riot.
Shirtless and clad in board shorts, they taunted the police. One guy grabbed a stop sign...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 8:10 PM
The new top banana in local morning radio, Ricardo "El Mandril" Sanchez of regional Mexican music station KLAX-FM (97.9), not only held onto No. 1 in July but also widened his lead in the Los Angeles-Orange County ratings, according to figures released...
| Aug 9, 2013
| 7:15 AM
Gloria Allred is back in the news and -- not that she gives a flying fig — but the haters are out in force.
They call her “ambulance chaser” and “publicity hound.”
They snicker that if a sex scandal is in the air,...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 4:32 PM
Episode five of this season's The Newsroom proved to be a low-key affair, diverging from Season 2′s framing device of the investigation into the actual investigation of Operation Genoa for a real-time, slice-of-life look at the goings on at Atlantis...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 7:15 PM
There is a new top dog in local morning radio, and he's speaking Spanish.
Ricardo "El Mandril" Sanchez of regional Mexican music station KLAX-FM (97.9), who'd been in seventh place as recently as April and was fourth in May, leapfrogged to the No. 1...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 2:30 AM
When do insensitive words destroy reputations?
It all depends.
Celebrity chef Paula Deen was dropped by her TV network, her publisher and many of her corporate partners after she testified in a legal deposition that she used the N-word some 30 years...
| Aug 12, 2013
| 11:54 AM
Anybody with half a brain should have known it was wrong to put an Obama mask on the face of a rodeo clown Saturday at the Missouri State Fair.
It was wrong for the announcer, a local school superintendent, to rile up the crowd by saying, “We&...
| May 16, 2013
Well, this is a fine mess.
After years of moaning about various "conspiracies" against them, conservative activists finally have a real (i.e., not manufactured by Fox or inflated by Rush Limbaugh) piece of evidence to take before the court of public...