1. Wednesday, October 31, 2007

    our goal at LAist this month was 1 million pageviews 

    which is about 4x as much
    as the most popular LA Times blog – it looks like we are gonna hit it, thanks to my mighty staff

    thanks chad for this pic

    above, a photo taken by matt good in the middle of his show at massey hall
    below, some of the posts i wrote in october 2007

    Ron Paul gets on Leno so News Service tries to poo-poo it
    And on the 4th Day Bush Flies to Southern California, Hugs White People, Leaves After 4 Hours
    Why You Shouldn’t Buy Your Custom Cake at Wal*Mart
    LA Times digs up the 7 Signs that Dumbledore Is Gay
    Matt Drudge Seems to Enjoy our Fires
    Irvine Company, Paciolan, Makes a (bad) Name for Itself
    Will Rocket Be The Next Great American Band?
    Best Band in Rock Comes to LA for Three Nights
    Seinfeld Sez Scientology Helped Him Control Audiences
    Comcast Hates The Bible & Filesharing & They Lie?
    Cops Get Off for Hanging Quadriplegic Man, City Pays
    No Minorities at the New Fox Hills Mall of the Future
    Dear LAist, Where Can I Get a Ms. Pac Boob Outfit?
    Steve-O Gets PETA OK to get naked despite “Wildboyz”
    LA, You’ve Won Over Another One
    David Gonzales Explains the Problem with Mini Pigs
    Here’s Johnny: The Best of the Johnny Cash TV Show
    Did J.K. Rowling Try To Show Her Hogwarts to Kids Yesterday at the Kodak Theatre?
    The Most Dangerous Position in Football Remains To Be The Box Cover of the Madden Game
    Why There’s Rarely Any Good Shows on the Westside
    The White Stripes Go Lomo
    LAist Interview: Morgan J. Freeman
    The Kids Aren’t All Right
    Sorry Craigslisters “Who Don’t Belong in Orange County”, Yr Irvine Brothel Got Busted
    Interview with Molly Prather: THAT Girl
    Ron Paul Wins Michigan Debate
    Fred Thompson Gets His Close-Up
    Late Night Eats: El Gran Burrito aka Midnight Tacos
    Writers Strike Could Kill The Bionic Woman
    Trent Reznor Says Goodbye to Record Labels, Record Labels Say Terance Trent Who?
    The Real Problem With The Detour Festival
    Just Cancer
    Van Halen Should Have Nerf Herder Open For Them
    CD Review: Kurt Cobain About a Son
    Ficus? Ficyou! Emergency Meeting to Save Doomed Santa Monica Trees
    Sherrifs Department May Have Arrested You or Towed Your Car Because They Were Playing A Game
    The DWP is Daring You to Stop It
    50 Foot Sinkhole in La Jolla Swallows One Home
    What Have They Done to the Larchmont Lizard?
    No Love For The Rice Bowl
    But He Was Out – Why Baseball Needs Replay
    Dave Navarro Interviews Kids Buying Halo 3
    Pajamas Media Hates Free Elections
    Guy Hiking with a Guy with a Sword ends up in Hospital