Content for Thursday, December 14, 1989
News & Stories
“We don’t have many native tall trees in Southern California"
The branches grow so fast that they cut off views; the roots crack sidewalks, curbs, and roads; they steal water from nearby plants, drop litter on the ground, and exude an oil that kills other plants.
Far fewer Santa partisans than Elvis partisans are terminal scuzz
Some kids burst when they came within a couple-three yards of me. A female 2-year-old sees me, whimpers, her ma’s embarrassed, pushes her closer: WAAAAAA! (Ma takes a candy cane for later.)