When the real Mayor Sam had his TV show, his sidekick was none other than Wally George. Franklin Avenue has pulled up an old video of Wally's show from back in the early 90s. Wally was definitely the forerunner of most of the hot boiled cable political talk shows of today.
The Daily News' Mariel Garza sums up elections in Los Angeles. Most folks who could vote don't pay attention and "the passionate people who run for elective office each year are an inspiring bunch, if occasionally wacky." How could both be true?
The City is still struggling with a medical marijuana policy following a court case. Just legalize the stuff.