Markets in continuing financial turmoil. Finnish school shooting kills nine. Socialized economics. Oil makes record one-day price increase. Afghanistan. Iraq. Obama. McCain. Palin. Biden. Lipstick. Pigs. How crappy the Emmys were. $3-million LAPD settlement. Dodgers. Sparks. Ryder Cup. Prop 4. Prop 8.
Instead, what do I find the L.A Times website leading with on its homepage this morning? A “new” website featuring cute cats and user-generated captions: