David Markland notes that the total population of Sarah Palin's home state of Alaska is less than LA Council Districts 4, 5 and 13 combined. That being said, as Markland comments, if population mattered Barack Obama could have nominated Eric Garcetti as his running mate. On the other hand if you drove from Hollywood to San Pedro you would have covered the entire width of Joe Biden's Delaware. In fact Mike Antonovich's Fifth District has a larger area than Barack Obama's running mate's home state.
Looks like Zuma Dogg won't be endorsing Jerry Brown for Governor anytime soon. The California Attorney General has ordered a crackdownon medical marijuana clubs in the state. “The voters wanted medical marijuana dispensaries to be used for seriously ill patients and their caregivers - not as million-dollar businesses,” Brown said.
Despite the fact that the Governors and the Democrats in the State Legislature are working to place a sales tax on the November ballot, California Secretary of State Debra Bowen has instructed county clerks across the state to began to ready their ballots. Though the Legislature could waive the June 26th deadline to place additional measures on the ballot, Bowen feels to do so now would be inappropriate.
You know you're getting old when the Beverly Hills 90210: The Next Generation hits the airwaves. Well it's really just called 90210 but it's a sequel to the legendary hit of the 90s. The show also includes original cast members Jennie Garth and Shannen Doherty as adult versions of their original teen characters.