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The History and Politics of Street Food in Los Angeles
From the gold rush to mile-long Kogi taco lines, how street food came to define a city. By Farley Elliott.
The Architect of Hollywood
Listen on soundcloud Los Angeles is rich with architectural diversity. In the golden era of Hollywood of the 1930s, 40s and 50s, the new movie industr...
On Design: Will LA lose its iconic palm trees?
Listen on soundcloud Palm trees have been one of the most recognisable symbols of Los Angeles for decades. But as many of the city’s trees near the ...
The History of the Hollywood Sign
on hollywoodsign.org The origins and ups & downs of the famous Hollywood sign.
Art Deco Los Angeles
The architectural treasures scattered throughout the city are no skyscrapers, but they still soar. By John L Doorman.
History of the high five
The author traces the origins of the sports celebration to the late 1970s, centering in two potential creators: Glenn Burke of the Los Angeles Dodger...