Los Angeles

vanishing half

Dark secrets

July 16, 2020 2:47 pm

The Vanishing Half by Brit Bennett reviewed

school

In Los Angeles, school’s out…forever?

July 15, 2020 7:15 pm

The LA Teachers’ Union exploits the pandemic

meghan markle

Life’s a riot with Meghan Markle

June 4, 2020 9:47 am

Why send in the troops when you can send in the clowns?

internet

I survived a 20-minute internet outage during lockdown

May 7, 2020 6:35 am

What if it never works again? What if our infrastructure is finally collapsing? What if this is it?

LA celia walden piers morgan

Celia Walden: the birth of ‘corona kissing’ in LA

March 24, 2020 9:06 am

For germaphobe Angelenos the coronavirus is scarier than a waiter coming at you with a breadbasket

james ellroy

‘I was a tortured, obviously brilliant child’

December 20, 2019 9:01 am

James Ellroy talks drugs, God and his father’s penis

mayor pete LA

Meow! Claws out for Mayor Pete at LA Democratic debate

December 20, 2019 12:57 am

The South Bend mayor threw down with mean girls Warren and Klobuchar

manhattan

Trump vs the cities

December 2, 2019 2:04 pm

Progressive leadership is destroying urban America

this storm james ellroy

Washed-up in LA

June 6, 2019 4:05 pm

This Storm by James Ellroy reviewed

moby

Moby: My vegan brunch with Leo DiCaprio and Jane Goodall

May 2, 2019 3:17 pm

I’ve become a perfect LA cliché – a sober, middle-aged, electric-car owner