I know the infamous “Witches House” in Beverly Hills always looks derelict, even more as shown here while under “renovation” last June… has anyone been by lately and seen if its in better shape? (photo by K Santos)
Into vintage LA crime? Travel with the 1947Project this Saturday on the “Blood and Dumplings” Crime Bus Tour of some of LA’s most infamously grim locations… and some Chinese treats. Their blog is also on the lookout for new contributors.
Tomorrow is the last day to vote for LA’s “most eyecatching bookstore employee” in LA Brain Terrain’s “Bookstore Babe Challenge”. Currently in the lead are Manny at Book Soup and Allison H. at Vromans. (original post here, newest update here, vote here)
Stinks Good bemoans the closing of downtown joint “Burgers and Sh t”.
Real life pressman Ed Padgett’s goal to get 100 new Times subscribers signed up “at the employee rate” has resulted in only one sign up in three weeks. (pssst: if you want the “friends and family rate” click here to order and use Ed’s employee #051627)
LA’s Homeless blog hopes that other celebrities “out” themselves as being formerly homeless, just as Halle Berry recently did.
Good and bad news for LA’s two most famous “fat bloggers”: Jason Calacanis has dropped to 189.6 pounds, down from 207 last year. But Kevin Smith’s promised weekly posts on the subject hasn’t been updated since Feb. 20th – while Pat at Eating L.A. spotted him “picking up several dozen peanut butter ‘n jelly filled doughnuts” last Saturday at Fritelli’s in Beverly Hills.