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Dear Rifle

Vicodin Thieves

The cosmic tumblers that align the universe must’ve required a factory...

Got Your Back

LA CityBeat

Rancho Los Amigos Medical Center is a last chance for kids, gangsters, and other uninsured victims of severe spinal cord injuries. Now the county wants to shut it down.

Operation Bald-Headed Eagle

Vicodin Thieves

The remnants of Anne Sholtz’s old life are evident in the smaller things...

Return Of The Native

L.A. CityBeat

From barrio golden boy to bad example and halfway back again: the terrible rise, fall, and slow resurrection of onetime Latino power broker Richard Alatorre

Snake Vs. Wolf

Los Angeles in the 1970s

Everybody, it seems, was watching the little white house on Bollinger Drive...

The Intimate Execution of America’s Youngest Mayor

Vicodin Thieves

They found him on the sidewalk, a block from his boyhood home...

The Last (Los Angeles) Picture Show

Vicodin Thieves

Suddenly he was there, inside a chic Lincoln Continental...


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