LA City Clowncil members aren't too sure about the idea of a "collections sheriff" to seek unpaid City taxes and fees. No wonder, they can't even get the DWP bills right; better to shelve this idea.
Metro is cracking down on individuals who illegally hawk merchandise on it's trains in Los Angeles. Everything from candy to pirated DVDs are offered up on board. No word if they plan to crack down on board members who have cozy relationships with contractors.
The Church of Scientology is buying KCET's current studios as the former PBS affiliate looks to downsize. A commenter at CurbedLA however would have preferred a Whole Foods Market.
Did President Obama really give an interview to the teen heartthrob magazine, Tiger Beat, saying he sings in the shower? Nope, it was a spoof by parody site, The Onion but the former fishwrap of record for the Big Apple bit and published it as true.