The Los Angeles Times–just the good parts.
My Favorite Weekend
Evan Handler is the only celeb to make this oft-mocked feature actually funny.
La Plaza, the Latin American news blog, has some fun posts.
Woman in Progress Why is Christine Daniels the only woman at the paper with a personal blog?
Pico Rivera Mom Shot by Gang Tagger
In a story about the shooting of Maria Hicks, Tami Adbollah and Andrew Blankstein hide the nut graf:
Authorities say they are seeing more violence associated with tagging because more taggers are associated with gangs.
Hicks was shot after attempting to thwart a a teenager spraying graffiti, tagger, a vandal, a gang member. Which word is missing from the story? The headline’s misleading, too: A Life Lost to Graffiti, which sounds like she died from huffing spray paint.
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