Video Louis recaps parking meters in NoHo over at Downtown NoHo Times . Politicians who have raised parking fees in Los Angeles might want to note that when the same thing was done in Chicago residents smashed the meters (not that we suggest this at all in Los Angeles). Also, if you park at anMTA parking lot to patronize local businesses, you better buy a bus or train ticket.
Saturday I opined about the folly of "Earth Hour" yet another emotional sans reason effort to perpetuate environmental based malarkey. Though the lights were out at my house (as they usually are while I am blogging) it appears that even though the media declared a major success , it was actually a failure across LA (despite Mayor V showing up for a photo op at LA Live) according to both the LA Times and Daily News . Even the lights stayed on at Al Gore's house. Maybe the media will learn this type of propagandizing is why no one buys newspapers any longer.
Richard Riordan is a RINO Republican who endorsed Barack Obama and has been a big booster of the Kennedy Republican. Despite that, the former Mayor is opposing the shady state budget ballot measures going to voters in May.
As the race for Governor heats up next year, Republican candidates plan to run away from and not to Governor Schwarzenegger according to the LA Times. Media strategist Don Sipple tells the paper "People think the Schwarzenegger experience didn't work out so well, and they're going to be looking for something very different."
This would never happen in LA but in New York a group of hawt women have dressed up in vintage costumes to travel the subways and offer transit information. However, the New York Transit Authority wants to put the kibosh on the girls' service claiming "copyright infringement."