In the space of a few days this time last year, film critic Alonso Duralde went from tweeting about the vile acts of an LA arsonist, to revealing he had become a victim of carport incineration, to thanking the public at large for donations to cover the purchase of a new vehicle. As such, his experiences stand as one of the more unconventionally heartwarming news stories of 2012 involving an LA journalist.
But there were others. Here are nine more such items from this reporter’s FishbowlLA docket:
Josh Groban Serenades KCRW DJ Anne Litt
The ditty sounds as good today as it did when we first heard it.
Beverly Hills High Student Cracks Obama Press Corps
Look for this guy in the White House press conference room circa Hillary Clinton‘s second term.
KTLA Reporter Uses Old iPad to Report About New iPad
A wonderful example of field reporting iNGENUITY.