Oakland Raiders Fans Are Just The Classiest

17 09 2012

Following in the “pictures are worth a thousand words” vein, we bring you another installment, courtesy our South Bay bureau chief (and Deadspin):

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We also present this bonus video of the same melee:

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Mo’ Money, Mo’ Problems or, On The Topic of Pictures Being Worth Thousands of Words

14 09 2012

We had to share some local Los Angeles news from earlier this week.

On Wednesday morning in northern L.A. county, several men robbed a Bank of America in Canyon Country.  The suspects fled with police in hot pursuit. 

Realizing that the odds were not in their favor, the suspects began to throw handfuls of cash out of their moving car.

I think that the story is best experienced visually, with captions where necessary:

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A mob scene ensues:

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Imagine what was being said here; the indignation in the hand gestures says it all:

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See, this is why you should always think about the clothes you wear outside.  The agony of disappointment on this young lady’s face is unmistakable:

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Some people in attendance were in good spirits, including the cops:

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The caption from the L.A. Times website reads in part, “Members of the crowd dance and shout ‘We want money!’ as they gather on Vernon Avenue in South Los Angeles.”

All photos courtesy KTLA (aerial shots), the L.A. Times / Anne Cusack





Friday Funny – Unfortunate Magazine Cover and some Porn (not really)

14 09 2012

We spotted this over at Boing Boing this week, by way of Photoshop Disasters

One has to wonder, “What were they thinking?”

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You gotta feel for that model, who most assuredly had zero input into the cover’s composition.

And since the U.S. presidential campaign season is heating up, we wanted to leave you with some Ayn Rand trivia this week:

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