Wednesday, August 17, 2022

‘Kings’ more laugh than drama

Street Kings is another crime drama, blockbuster-wannabe that will make you laugh, even if it is unintentionally. The film has an all-star cast featuring Keanu Reeves, Forest Whitaker, Hugh Laurie, Chris Evans, and two famous musicians well-known in the hip-hop scene: Common and The Game.

Kicking it old school

Recess Flashback: Adults takeover a popular childhood game.

The 87 Stick Up Kids are skilled in the trade of that old boom-bap and they can get down!

Portia Medina/ The Bull   On Sunday night the guys from The 87 Stick Up Kids sat down with us at Unbreakable Tattoo in Studio City to talk about how they got started, where they are headed, and their new album "Car Keys & Rabbits Feet" due out April 5.   The 87 Stick Up Kids are made up of Deacon, Nash, Squish,...

Are you a shopaholic?

Alejandra Cruz Do you "take off for the stores" when you've experienced a setback or a disappointment, or when you feel angry or scared?   Are your spending habits emotionally disturbing to you and have they created chaos in you life?     Do your shopping habits create conflicts between you and someone close to you (spouse, lover, parents, children)?     Do you buy items with your...

Board to the Future


New technology in the classroom will change the way students learn.

t[HEMP]orary solutions

Patients find relief and confort with medical marijuana—but some Los Angeles Official are fighting back.

Art from the fire

It starts off cold, solid and almost invisible. When heated to incredibly high temperatures, it gives off a bright, orange glow and becomes easily moldable. And when it's finished, it returns to its original consistency, locked into the new shape you've chosen for it.

The ‘Poverty’ Draft

Today's Army recruiters, falling behind in their quotas, are resorting to more sophisticated tactics, targeting the poor and minorities. "The death of democracy is not likely to be an assassination from ambush. It will be slow extinction from apathy, indifference, and undernourishment.

Video: Underground or Mainstream

Story by Teresa Leyva Filmed & Edited by John Gutierrez

Juggling Act

Imagine being late for class in the morning: you've misplaced your notebook, your coffee is cold, you stayed up all night typing a paper and your keys have pulled a disappearing act. Now imagine your child following you around the house that same morning as you frantically try to pack a diaper bag, comb sticky hair, find a favorite lost toy and retie tiny shoes for what seems like the hundredth time.