1. Thursday, December 31, 2015

    2015 in the rear view 

    dopejanuary

    ernie banks died

    jon stewart was still on tv

    uber is worth $40 million

    some dude tried to bash down my front door

    february

    saw breakfast at tiffany’s for the first time

    took my mom and the truest to the Oscars

    chilled with Seana and her family at the Rainbow

    the demons were exorcized from Jeanine

    march

    omg i was social

    hating ourselves is what the devil wants

    bukowski never whined

    Isabella Rosellini’s mom writes Cary Grant

    they sent theo epstein from boston to chicago

    GOP leaders called traitors on cover of Daily News

    aprildeath and beauty

    baltimore

    white out on sunset

    caitlin jenner

    the cure for writers block

    katie bain in the presence of jack white

    i made some folding money in that desert

    may

    went to the new kanpai (which wasnt great then, but its way better now)

    the stones played the fonda

    loved the new mad max times a hundred

    drugsloved lana del rey at the bowl times two hundred

    i let patrick pitt explain the mayweather fight and boy did he

    june

    my secret phone rang and i picked it up

    after seeing “Gentlemen’s Agreement” for the first time

    why mtv is bound to come back in a big way

    made an incredible trade in fantasy

    theres no i in exctement

    july

    omg deflategate

    pablo picasso was never called an asshole

    how i got your tickets

    had lunch with the hollywood hippie

    found out why westwood is screwed

    omg the kkk

    august

    saw the cubs at dodger stadium with todd y lily

    omg erik erickson

    born to run turns 40

    hot babe asks me to take her to the taco stand

    burned a bridge with the nyt, nbd (let it burn)

    ask tony

    september

    bree was all wanna? i was like sure.

    one less boehner in the house

    one of my passengers wrote about me

    this is how they get you

    hashtag love

    amy winehouse woulda been 32 today

    october

    former cub refused taxi service at LAX in 2015

    im a cat lady

    letterwas this close to courtney love on my bday thanks to jeanine

    was this close to weezer thanks to ali

    uber strike

    november

    how to fix our gun problem simply and (mostly) constitutionally

    im not the best uncle

    how to get rich with uber/lyft in vegas

    my 3 year old niece is a pilot now, nbd

    omg Compton

    the LAT loses a huge part of their paper

    december

    omg Miss Colombia

    new Star Wars: meh

    25 years ago i partied with these hippies

    omg disney

    LA shut down all their schools

    i have a great idea for LAist, i blog it, they say yes in the comments. it starts next month