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 By Stan Greene    News    December 6, 2021 

Chinese Lunar Rover Investigates Apparent Ancient Egyptian Obelisk on the Dark Side of the Moon

A Chinese lunar rover operating on the dark side of Earth's moon, has discovered an object the size and shape of an ancient Egyptian obelisk. The Chinese space agency has released a photograph of the...

 
 By David Ganezer    News    December 6, 2021 

Six Vintage Planes Practice Skywriting Over Santa Monica Sunday Afternoon

The roar of six vintage planes practicing sky writing could be seen over Santa Monica on Sunday afternoon. We were lucky enough to capture them on video as they flew through the sky, occasionally...

 
 By Stan Greene    News    December 6, 2021 

In a German Market, a Fence Separates Covid19 Vaxxed from the Unvaccinated

An image emerging from Germany has garnered a lot of attention on Social media. "Mac," apparently an Israeli living in Germany, reports that markets inside fences now separate the Vaxxed from the...

 
 By Amber S. Jackson    News    December 6, 2021 

Female Raging On Male Steroids Breaks Cell Door Down

Yes, a woman, excuse me, a "trans man," who is on the t-shot, broke down the cell door. No, I'm not exaggerating. This happened in my own housing unit yesterday. Down the hall from myself. That cell...

 

The Dark Underbelly of Prison, What I See Every Day as a Women's Prison Inmate

All California prisons have an elected Inmate Advisory Council within each unit of each prison. These "members" represent the population and meet regularly with the warden and department heads as...

 
 By Samuel Alioto    News    December 5, 2021

As $BTC Bitcoin, Ethereum Lose 20% of their Value, #CryptoCrash Trending on Twitter and Theories Were Shared

Bitcoin, Ethereum and other major crypto currencies lost twenty percent of their value Friday afternoon into Saturday, December 4, 2021. Opinions of what happens next, naturally, varied a great deal...

 
 By Sarah Storkin    News    December 5, 2021

Semeru Volcano Erupts in Indonesia, Killing Scores, Injuring 45 on the Island of Java

12/4/21: Villagers in Indonesia Saturday ran from a violent eruption of the Semeru volcano, the highest volcano on the island of Java. It threw a column of ash 15KM into the sky, covering nearby...

 

1,780 Unclaimed Dead in LA County in 2018 Cremated and Buried Wednesday in Mass Grave

A non-denominational interfaith virtual burial ceremony will be held by the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, L.A. County Department of Health Services, Department of Decedent Affairs and...

 
 By Sarah Storkin    News    December 1, 2021

US Post Office Can Only Deliver to Australia or New Zealand by Express Mail

11/26: As we start mailing Christmas gifts to loved ones, it's worth remembering that thePostman only rings twice. Though in same cases, he doesn't ring at all. The US Post Office has no way to...

 

Walmart Pulls Dancing Cactus That Raps About Snorting Cocaine, and Swears in Polish

When a Polish Grandmother bought a signing cactus from Walmart.com for her four year old grand daughter, little did she know that it would sing "The only thing in my head is five grams of cocaine" in...

 

Dow Falls 905 Points On Fears of Covid "Omicron Variant"

11/26: The US Stock market sold off the day after Thanksgiving on fears that a new Variant of the Coronavirus would doom the recovery. The Who has named the new variant the "Omicron Variant." It...

 

Woman With Pony Tail Steals "Nature's Harvest" Bread Truck and Pursued by LA County Sheriff's into Long Beach, Compton.

11/25/21 Maybe she remembered she was supposed to bring the rolls and couldn't find an open store on Thanksgiving. A woman driving a Nature's Harvest bread truck lead police and sheriff's deputies on...

 

Vanessa Bryant Must Turn Over Therapy Files in Lawsuit; SCOTUS Ruling on NY Concealed Carry Has CA Implications; 3 Teenagers Behind Swatting of BLM Leader; Crime up 47% in LA; and Other Stories: Monday Morning Memo

Courts & Rulings No decision is reached on Gascón's hiring practices Still lingering is the question of whether Los Angeles District Attorney George Gascón acted unlawfully in hiring three...

 

Barbed Wire Rings Santa Monica Place to Prevent Smash and Grab Robberies on a Nervous Thanksgiving

Shoppers on Thanksgiving Day 2021 report barbed wire (or razor wire) surrounding Santa Monica's one modern shopping mall, Santa Monica Place. "I was surprised about the barbed wire, since the shops we...

 

Yen Stablecoin $GYEN in a Standoff With Coinbase, Other Major Crypto Currency Exchanges

11/19: Beginning on Friday Los Angeles time, Coinbase froze the Yen based Stablecoin GYEN. This just three days after GYEN and also POWR began trading on Coinbase and other exchanges. Before they froz...

 
 By Jack Simon    News    November 22, 2021

Pico Branch Library Reopens for In-Person Services December 1

The Pico Branch Library will reopen for in-person services beginning Wednesday, December 1, city officials announced this week. "We couldn't be more thrilled to reopen our beloved branch in the Pico n...

 
 By Jack Simon    News    November 22, 2021

Santa Monica Seeking Volunteers to Count the Homeless in January

Santa Monica is looking for a few hundred volunteers to count the homeless people in their city. City officials announced this week that the annual Santa Monica homeless count will be held on January...

 

Not Guilty on all counts! Rittenhouse Jury Reaches a Verdict in Kenosha Wisconsin Murder Trial

The 7 man, 5 woman jury in Kenosha Wisconsin has reached a verdict in the Kyle Rittenhouse Trial. Rittenhouse is on trial for the death of two men and the wounding of a third, during the Blake...

 

Crypto.com Buys the Naming Rights for Staples Center From AEG Group, which Operates the Facility

Staples Center will be renamed the Crypto.com Arena on Christmas Eve. Crypto.com is a rival to Coinbase, a website where one can purchase and own bitcoin and other crypto currencies. The Staples...

 
 By Stan Greene    News    November 18, 2021

Astroworld Tragedy Claims 10th Victim. Not to Worry: Travis Scott Offers to Pay All Funeral Costs.

Why does anyone show up to watch a Travis Scott concert? I mean, the dude has a history of exhorting violence at his concerts. We'll get to that in a moment. As a 10th victim of the Astroworld...

 

Man Killed in Hit and Run Vehicle Accident on 10th Street and Pico Blvd in Santa Monica

11.13.21 Santa Monica police have confirmed that a pedestrian died after a hit and run accident on 10th street and Pico Blvd in Santa Monica. The unnamed man was in an unmarked intersection at 10th...

 
 By Stan Greene    News    November 18, 2021

NASA Prepares to Send Orion Spacecraft Around the Moon in February, 2022.

NASA is in final preparations to send the Artemis Spacecraft around the moon in February. The craft will be unmanned, but will be followed in 2023 by a manned mission to the moon. They will actually...

 
 By Stan Greene    News    November 18, 2021

Rock Star Sophia Urista Squats, Pees on a Male Fan's Face During Concert

In what could perhaps be viewed as destiny in a name, Brass Against's Frontman (Frontwoman?) Sophia Urista peed on a male fans face during a performance in Daytona Florida on Thursday night,...

 

Fire Main Breaks in front of Santa Monica Pier Friday as Water Shoots 80 feet into the air. Video of Geyser.

The Santa Monica fire department struggled to control a fire main break in front of the 100 year old Santa Monica pier on Friday afternoon, November 12. Water gushed 100 feet into the air in front of...

 
 By Stan Greene    News    November 14, 2021

Fight at Vons Involving Customer Who Wouldn't Wear a Mask, Results in Stabbed Customer

11.9.21: Vons on the corner of Lincoln and Broadway was the scene of an incident at 10:30 pm Monday night. A male customer refused to put on a mask. When he began to fight with a security guard,...

 

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