Category: Only In LA

Only In LA: How To Ruin A Supercar

If you’re stuck in traffic right now, you’re probably staring at a sea of Accord tail lights while you suffer through your third month of hail.  But living in LA is just different. When I’m stuck in traffic, it’s on PCH watching dolphins, hot surfers and Lambos. But before you go hatin’ too much, I will alert you that in Los Angeles, for every 10...

LA Auto Show 2014: The Good, The Bad, The WTF

LA Auto Show 2014 made me laugh, it makes me cry, it’s better than “Cats.”  This year was no exception, but it also had more surprises than RuPaul’s lingerie drawer.  Here’s the lowdown. This year, The Good included remastered vintage vehicles from our Southern California masters: Rick Dore (Lords Of The Car Hoards), Magnus Walker (Urban Outlaw) and Singer Automotive.  Rick showed this stunning “Black Pearl”...

Can The LA Auto Show Help Your Kid Get Into Harvard? (video)

The LA Auto Show is known for one thing & one thing only..cars. But it is so much more than that. What if I told you that it was indeed a deeply rich educational experience that may just lead to Ivy League endorsement. Well, Harvard may not be convinced, but it’s worth a go!  

On The Road With Mama: Chapter 1 PCH

Funny thing about moving to LA is that, at first, everyone mocks you. “Are you gonna get fake boobs?” they ask. (Hell yeah I am. Right away.) “Make sure to read the NY Times, everyone out there is dumb.” they say. (I prefer to study the LA art of converting stupidity into cash) “You’ll be back next year”  they say.  (But I didn’t.) I’ll tell you what did happen,...

Dude, or Douchebag: Roadside Safari

It all started with one, West Hollywood Zebra Douchebag.  Like most tragic tales do.  One afternoon, I spotted a crazy-looking zebra car parked in front of my office.  And it went a little somethin’ like this: So, of course, I ran out and paced around the thing, looking for some type of clue.  It must have a “Save The Zebras” magnet on the side or perhaps the driver side door would read...