Tag: losangeles

Los Angeles Mayor Threatens to Shut Down Utilities in Non-Essential Businesses

Photo: Mario Tama (Getty Images) We currently are in the midst of a crisis unlike anything we’ve ever seen before. Despite that fact, folks seem steadfast in acting like there isn’t a fatal, highly contagious virus out in these streets. So much so that Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti may have to crack down even […]

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Gun Stores Labeled Non-Essential in Los Angeles and Must Close

Photo: Mario Tama (Getty Images) In recent weeks, the coronavirus pandemic has resulted in people hoarding toilet paper and guns because this is America, dammit. In Los Angeles, though, one of those things has been taken off the board. CNN reports that Los Angeles Sheriff Alex Villanueva has labeled gun stores as a non-essential service […]

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Gov. Gavin Newsom Orders the Entire State of California to Stay Their Asses Home

The Freeway 110 is pictured with downtown Los Angeles, California on March 19, 2020. Photo: APU GOMES (AFP via Getty Images) In the days since Los Angeles issued an emergency order to shut down restaurants, bars, nightclubs, and pretty much anything involving social interaction or fun, the city I’ve grown to know and love since […]

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Los Angeles Sheriff Says Eight Deputies Took Unauthorized Photos of Kobe Bryant Crash Site

Photo: Rob Carr (Getty Images) Tonight’s story proves that even in the face of outright tragedy, cops will find a way to be fucking gross. Los Angeles County Sheriff Alex Villanueva has revealed that eight deputies were allegedly involved in taking graphic photos of the crash that took the lives of Kobe and Gianna Bryant […]

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Vanessa Bryant Demands ‘Harshest Possible Discipline’ for Deputies Who Allegedly Leaked Photos From Kobe Bryant’s Helicopter Crash

Kobe Bryant’s wife Vanessa Bryant speaks during the “Celebration of Life for Kobe and Gianna Bryant” service at Staples Center in Downtown Los Angeles on February 24, 2020.Photo: FREDERIC J. BROWN (AFP via Getty Images) Sheriff’s deputies are entrusted to protect and serve our communities, but it would appear that an undisclosed number of them […]

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It Only Takes a Nation of Bernie Bros to Hold Us Back: Public Enemy Fires Flavor Flav for Fighting the Power

Photo: Rick Kern (Getty Images for Samsung) They’ve survived a prolonged feud with Def Jam Records, rampant substance abuse and alcoholism, accusations of antisemitism and that whole Flavor of Love phenomenon, but it would appear that the straw that finally broke Public Enemy’s back is…Bernie Sanders? As we reported this weekend, the iconic group announced […]

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‘When Kobe Bryant Died, a Piece of Me Died’: Kobe, Gianna Bryant Remembered During Beautiful Celebration of Life in Los Angeles

Vanessa Bryant speaks during The Celebration of Life for Kobe & Gianna Bryant at Staples Center on February 24, 2020 in Los Angeles, California.Photo: Kevork Djansezian (Getty Images) Kobe Bryant was supposed to be invincible. For 20 seasons, he terrorized the NBA, preying on double teams and defensive lapses with an unmatched tenacity historically reserved […]

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50 Cent’s Star-Studded Hollywood Walk of Fame Ceremony Included Dr. Dre, Eminem

Image: Leon Bennett (Getty Images) On Thursday, Curstis “50 Cent” Jackson received his much-deserved star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, and to the surprise of those in attendance, he was joined by the visionaries who helped guide his career: producer extraordinaire Andre “Dr. Dre” Young and Shady Records co-founder Marshall “Eminem” Mathers. “I don’t […]

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Rick Fox on Rumors He Died in Helicopter Crash With Kobe Bryant: ‘My Family Went Through Something I Couldn’t Imagine Them Experiencing’

Photo: Matthew Eisman (Blizzard Entertainment) After news of Kobe Bryant’s tragic death began to circulate Sunday, former teammate and confidant Rick Fox was rumored to have lost his life in the deadly helicopter crash as well. Thankfully, that wasn’t the case, and on Tuesday, the retired basketball star revealed how those erroneous reports brought unspeakable […]

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Kobe Bryant’s Body Identified by Los Angeles County Coroner’s Office

Photo: Harry How (Getty Images) As millions of sports fans throughout Los Angeles and the rest of the world struggle to make sense of the tragic death of basketball icon Kobe Bryant, an ongoing investigation into the hows and whys of what transpired is underway. Advertisement To that end, ABC News and Sports Illustrated report […]

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