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A&M Records was an American record label founded as an independent company by Herb Alpert and Jerry Moss in 1962.
The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars, are a set of 24 awards for artistic and technical merit in the American film industry, given annually by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to recognize excellence in cinematic achievements as assessed by the Academy's voting membership.
Activision Publishing, Inc. is an American video game publisher.
Activision Blizzard, Inc. is an American interactive entertainment company.
African Americans (also referred to as Black Americans or Afro-Americans) are an ethnic group of Americans with total or partial ancestry from any of the black racial groups of Africa.
Aftermath Entertainment is an American record label founded by hip hop producer and rapper Dr. Dre.
Al Capone Does My Shirts is a historical fiction novel for young adults by author Gennifer Choldenko.
Alcatraz Island is located in San Francisco Bay, offshore from San Francisco, California, United States.
"All I Wanna Do" is a song performed by Sheryl Crow and written by Wyn Cooper, Sheryl Crow, David Baerwald, Bill Bottrell and Kevin Gilbert, with lyrics adapted from Cooper's 1987 poem "Fun".
The American Cinematheque is an independent, non-profit cultural organization in Los Angeles dedicated exclusively to the public presentation of the moving image in all its forms.
The Angeles Crest Highway is a two-lane (one lane of travel in each direction) highway over the San Gabriel Mountains, in Los Angeles County, California.
The Angeles National Forest (ANF) of the U.S. Forest Service is located in the San Gabriel Mountains and Sierra Pelona Mountains, primarily within Los Angeles County in southern California.
Angels Attic is a museum of dollhouses, toys, and miniatures located in Santa Monica, California.
Angus & Julia Stone are an Australian folk and indie pop group, formed in 2006 by siblings Angus and Julia Stone.
Antioch University Los Angeles (AULA) is a small non-profit private liberal arts school currently located in Culver City, California, United States.
Apollo Creed was a fictional character from the ''Rocky'' films.
The Aragon Ballroom on Lick Pier in the Ocean Park district of Santa Monica, California, was a social-dance venue opened under the Aragon name in March 1942 by Swing Shift dance promoter Harry Schooler (né Harrison Augustus Schooler; 1918–2008).
Arcadia Bandini de Stearns Baker (1825–1912) was a wealthy Los Angeles landowner and Californio.
Area codes 310 and 424 are California telephone area codes that cover the West Los Angeles and South Bay areas of Los Angeles County, including Santa Catalina Island (located south of the mainland portion of Los Angeles County).
Asahi Gakuen (あさひ学園 "School of the Rising Sun"), or the Los Angeles Japanese School (ロス・アンジェルス補習授業校 Rosu Anjerusu Hoshū Jugyō Kō) is a part-time Japanese school in the Los Angeles metropolitan area.
Asian Americans are Americans of Asian descent.
At the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, 41 events in athletics were contested, 24 events by men and 17 by women.
Saint Augustine of Hippo (13 November 354 – 28 August 430) was a Roman African, early Christian theologian and philosopher from Numidia whose writings influenced the development of Western Christianity and Western philosophy.
A battery electric vehicle (BEV), or all-electric vehicle is a type of electric vehicle (EV) that uses chemical energy stored in rechargeable battery packs.
Baywatch is an American action drama series about the Los Angeles County lifeguards who patrol the beaches of Los Angeles County, California, starring David Hasselhoff.
Beach volleyball is a team sport played by two teams of two players on a sand court divided by a net.
Beachbody LLC is an American multinational corporation that uses direct response infomercials, multi-level marketing, e-commerce and individual sales consultants, also known as coaches, to sell fitness, weight loss, and muscle building home-exercise videos. The company was founded in 1998 in Santa Monica, California.
Bedouin Soundclash is a Canadian band currently based in Toronto.
Bergamot Station is a facility housing many art galleries in Santa Monica, California, United States.
Beverly Hills Cop III is a 1994 American action comedy film starring Eddie Murphy and directed by John Landis, who had previously worked with Murphy on Trading Places and Coming to America.
Beverly Hills is an affluent city in Los Angeles County, California, United States, surrounded by the cities of Los Angeles and West Hollywood.
A bicycle-sharing system, public bicycle system, or bike-share scheme, is a service in which bicycles are made available for shared use to individuals on a short term basis for a price or free.
The Santa Monica Big Blue Bus is a municipal bus operator in the Westside region of Los Angeles County, that provides local and bus rapid transit service in Santa Monica and adjacent neighborhoods of Los Angeles (including LAX).
Bluehole, Inc. (known as Bluehole Studio, Inc. until 22 April 2015) is a South Korean video game developer based in the Bundang-gu district of Seongnam.
The Boeing Company is an American multinational corporation that designs, manufactures, and sells airplanes, rotorcraft, rockets, satellites, and missiles worldwide.
Bonnie Adair was born in El Segundo, California in 1952, and started swimming and diving at age 5.
Boston is the capital city and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.
Brentwood is a neighborhood in the Westside of Los Angeles, California.
Broadway is a major thoroughfare in central Los Angeles and Los Angeles County, southern California.
Buffy the Vampire Slayer is an American supernatural drama television series created by Joss Whedon under his production tag, Mutant Enemy Productions, with later co-executive producers being Jane Espenson, David Fury, David Greenwalt, Doug Petrie, Marti Noxon, and David Solomon.
Joseph Frank "Buster" Keaton (October 4, 1895 – February 1, 1966) was an American actor, comedian, film director, producer, screenwriter, and stunt performer.
The calendar of saints is a traditional Christian method of organizing a liturgical year by associating each day with one or more saints and referring to the day as the feast day or feast of said saint.
California is a state in the Pacific Region of the United States.
The California Incline is a slanted road in Santa Monica, California, connecting Ocean Avenue with State Route 1 (Pacific Coast Highway or PCH).
The California Institute of Technology (abbreviated Caltech)The university itself only spells its short form as "Caltech"; other spellings such as.
The California State Legislature is the state legislature of the U.S. state of California.
State Route 1 (SR 1) is a major north–south state highway that runs along most of the Pacific coastline of the U.S. state of California.
State Route 2 (SR 2) is a state highway in the U.S. state of California.
California State University, Los Angeles (Cal State LA) is a public comprehensive university in the heart of Los Angeles, one of the 23 universities in the California State University (CSU) system.
California State University, Northridge (also known as CSUN) is a public university in the Northridge neighborhood of Los Angeles, California, United States, in the San Fernando Valley.
Call of Duty: Ghosts is a first-person shooter video game developed by Infinity Ward, with assistance from Raven Software, Neversoft and Certain Affinity.
Camera obscura (plural camera obscura or camera obscuras; from Latin, meaning "dark room": camera "(vaulted) chamber or room," and obscura "darkened, dark"), also referred to as pinhole image, is the natural optical phenomenon that occurs when an image of a scene at the other side of a screen (or for instance a wall) is projected through a small hole in that screen as a reversed and inverted image (left to right and upside down) on a surface opposite to the opening.
A carousel (American English: from French carrousel and Italian carosello), roundabout (British English), or merry-go-round, is a type of amusement ride consisting of a rotating circular platform with seats for riders.
Cars Race-O-Rama is a racing video game based on the Cars franchise that was released on October 12, 2009.
CBS (an initialism of the network's former name, the Columbia Broadcasting System) is an American English language commercial broadcast television network that is a flagship property of CBS Corporation.
Cellular is a 2004 American action crime thriller film directed by David R. Ellis and starring Kim Basinger, Chris Evans, Jason Statham and William H. Macy.
Chinese people are the various individuals or ethnic groups associated with China, usually through ancestry, ethnicity, nationality, citizenship or other affiliation.
Clayton T. Evans (born October 28, 1953) is a Canadian former competition swimmer and Olympic silver medalist.
Clean Slate is a 1994 American comedy film directed by Mick Jackson.
Cloud Imperium Games Corporation is an American video game company, founded in 2010 by Chris Roberts and Ortwin Freyermuth, with offices in Los Angeles, California, Austin, Texas, Manchester, Derby and Frankfurt.
James "Clubber" Lang is a fictional character created by Sylvester Stallone for the film Rocky III, which was released in 1982.
A community college is a type of educational institution.
The council–manager government form is one of two predominant forms of local government in the United States and Ireland, the other being the mayor–council government form.
The Crips, also known as Original Crip Homies (OCH), are a gang based in the coastal regions of Southern California.
Critical Mass is a cycling event typically held on the last Friday of every month; its purpose is not usually formalized beyond the direct action of meeting at a set location and time and traveling as a group through city or town streets on bikes.
Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences is a private, K-12 independent, college preparatory school in Santa Monica, California, United States.
Demolition Man is a 1993 American science fiction comedy action film directed by Marco Brambilla in his directorial debut.
Destroy All Humans! is an open world action-adventure video game franchise that is designed as a parody of Cold War-era alien invasion films.
Dogtown and Z-Boys is an award winning 2001 documentary film directed by Stacy Peralta.
A domestic partnership is an interpersonal relationship between two individuals who live together and share a common domestic life but are not married (to each other or to anyone else), but they receive a lot of benefits that guarantee rights of survivor ship, hospital visitation and others.
Donald Wills Douglas Sr. (April 6, 1892 – February 1, 1981) was an American aircraft industrialist and engineer.
The Douglas Aircraft Company was an American aerospace manufacturer based in Southern California.
Downtown Santa Monica (formerly Santa Monica) is an at-grade light rail station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
Andre Romelle Young (born February 18, 1965), better known by his stage name Dr.
Driver (known as Driver: You Are the Wheelman in North America) is an action driving video game developed by Reflections Interactive and published by GT Interactive Software for the PlayStation.
Duke Paoa Kahinu Mokoe Hulikohola Kahanamoku (August 24, 1890 – January 22, 1968) was a Native Hawaiian competition swimmer who popularized the ancient Hawaiian sport of surfing.
Edgar Rice Burroughs (September 1, 1875 – March 19, 1950) was an American fiction writer best known for his celebrated and prolific output in the adventure and science-fiction genres.
Emperor’s College of Traditional Oriental Medicine is a graduate school of traditional Oriental medicine in Santa Monica, California.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
Everclear is an American rock band formed in Portland, Oregon in 1991.
Everything in Transit is the debut studio album by American rock band Jack's Mannequin, released on August 23, 2005, by Maverick Records.
The Expo Line is a light-rail line that runs between Downtown Los Angeles and Santa Monica.
A family is defined by the United States Census Bureau for statistical purposes as "a group of two people or more (one of whom is the householder) related by birth, marriage, or adoption and residing together; all such people (including related subfamily members) are considered as members of one family." A family household is more inclusive, consisting of "a household maintained by a householder who is in a family (as defined above), and includes any unrelated people (unrelated subfamily members and/or secondary individuals) who may be residing there." In 2014 the US Census Bureau began including same-sex marriages in their counts of families and family households.
Fast Company is a monthly American business magazine published in print and online that focuses on technology, business, and design.
Fatburger Inc. is an American fast casual restaurant chain.
Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) are publicly announced standards developed by the United States federal government for use in computer systems by non-military government agencies and government contractors.
Fletch is a 1985 American action-comedy directed by Michael Ritchie and written by Andrew Bergman and is loosely based on Gregory Mcdonald's popular Fletch novels.
Forrest Gump is a 1994 American romantic drama film based on the 1986 novel of the same name by Winston Groom.
The Frederick S. Pardee RAND Graduate School (Pardee RAND) is a private, higher-education institution that offers doctoral studies in policy analysis and practical experience working on RAND research projects to solve current public policy problems.
G-Unit Records is an American record label.
GameSpot is a video gaming website that provides news, reviews, previews, downloads, and other information on video games.
Gaspar de Portolá y Rovira (1716–1786) was a Spanish soldier and administrator in New Spain.
Geffen Records is an American major record label owned by Universal Music Group through its Interscope Geffen A&M Records imprint.
General aviation (GA) is all civil aviation operations other than scheduled air services and non-scheduled air transport operations for remuneration or hire.
The Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) is a database that contains name and locative information about more than two million physical and cultural features located throughout the United States of America and its territories.
Get Shorty is a 1995 American crime comedy film based on Elmore Leonard's novel of the same name.
God of War is a mythology-based action-adventure hack and slash video game franchise.
Grand Theft Auto V is an action-adventure video game developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games.
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas is an action-adventure video game developed by Rockstar North and published by Rockstar Games.
The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, beginning in the United States.
Greater Los Angeles is the second-largest urban region in the United States, encompassing five counties in southern California, extending from Ventura County in the west to San Bernardino County and Riverside County on the east, with Los Angeles County in the center and Orange County to the southeast.
Hannah Montana: The Movie is a 2009 American teen comedy-drama film based on the Disney Channel television series of the same name.
Hard Candy: A Book of Stories is a 1954 collection of short stories by American playwright and writer Tennessee Williams.
A hate crime (also known as a bias-motivated crime or bias crime) is a prejudice-motivated crime which occurs when a perpetrator targets a victim because of his or her membership (or perceived membership) in a certain social group or race.
Heathers is a 1988 American black comedy film written by Daniel Waters and directed by Michael Lehmann.
Henry David Jaglom (born January 26, 1938) is an American actor, film director and playwright.
The history of Santa Monica, California, covers the significant events and movements in Santa Monica's past.
Hoshū jugyō kō (補習授業校), or hoshūkō (補習校) are supplementary Japanese schools located in foreign countries.
Hostels provide budget-oriented, sociable accommodation where guests can rent a bed, usually a bunk bed, in a dormitory and share a bathroom, lounge and sometimes a kitchen.
The Hotel Casa del Mar is an historic luxury hotel located on the beach in Santa Monica, California.
Hulu (stylized as hulu) is an American entertainment company that provides over-the-top media services owned by Hulu LLC, a joint venture with The Walt Disney Company (through Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International) (30%), 21st Century Fox (30%), Comcast (through NBCUniversal) (30%),Although NBC Universal is also a major shareholder (30%) of Hulu, by the Federal Communications Commission, NBC Universal and Comcast are required not to exercise any right to influence the conduct or operation of Hulu.
Illumination Entertainment, or simply Illumination, is an American film and animation studio, founded by Chris Meledandri in 2007.
The Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (ICA LA), formerly known as the Santa Monica Museum of Art, was based at the Bergamot Station Arts Center in Santa Monica, California until May 2015.
Interscope Records is an American major record label.
Interstate 10 (I-10, The 10), a major east–west Interstate Highway, runs in the U.S. state of California east from Santa Monica, on the Pacific Ocean, through Los Angeles and San Bernardino to the border with Arizona.
Interstate 405 (usually pronounced four-oh-five), also known as I-405 or colloquially as "the 405", is a major north–south Interstate Highway in Southern California.
Iron Man is a 2008 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name, produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Paramount Pictures.
It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World is a 1963 American epic comedy film, produced and directed by Stanley Kramer and starring Spencer Tracy with an all-star cast, about the madcap pursuit of $350,000 in stolen cash by a diverse and colorful group of strangers.
Jack's Mannequin was an American rock band formed in 2004, hailing from Orange County, California.
Jacksonville is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Florida and the largest city by area in the contiguous United States.
are a nation and an ethnic group that is native to Japan and makes up 98.5% of the total population of that country.
James Iovine (born March 11, 1953) is a record producer best known as the co-founder of Interscope Records.
Joan Crespí or Juan Crespí (March 1, 1721 – January 1, 1782) was a Franciscan missionary and explorer of Las Californias.
John Clayton Mayer (born October 16, 1977) is an American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer.
June Gloom is a Southern California term for a weather pattern that results in cloudy, overcast skies with cool temperatures during the late spring and early summer.
James Kern Kyser (June 18, 1905 – July 23, 1985), known as Kay Kyser, was an American bandleader and radio personality of the 1930s and 1940s.
The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
KCRW (89.9 MHz FM) is a National Public Radio member station broadcasting from the campus of Santa Monica College in Santa Monica, where the station is licensed.
Kim Ki-bum (born August 21, 1987) is a South Korean actor and singer.
L.A. Rush is the fourth and final installment in the Rush series of video games.
The League of American Bicyclists (LAB) is a non-profit membership organization which promotes cycling for fun, fitness and transportation through advocacy and education.
League of Legends (abbreviated LoL) is a multiplayer online battle arena video game developed and published by Riot Games for Microsoft Windows and macOS.
Lincoln Boulevard is a major northwest/southeast boulevard near Santa Monica Bay in Los Angeles County, Southern California.
Linkin Park is an American rock band from Agoura Hills, California.
Lions Gate Entertainment Corp., doing business as Lionsgate, is an American, Canadian-domiciled entertainment company.
Lionsgate Films (formerly known as Cinépix Film Properties) is an American film production and distribution studio as well as a flagship division of Lionsgate.
California is a state located in the Western United States.
This is a List of City of Santa Monica Designated Historic Landmarks.
The U.S. state of California is divided into 58 counties.
This is a list of people from Santa Monica, California.; Guy Mistretta, Mobster.
This is a list of production battery electric vehicles (all-electric cars).
This is a list of public art in Santa Monica, California in the United States.
This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.
Local Agency Formation Commissions or LAFCOs are regional service planning agencies of the State of California.
Long Beach is a city on the Pacific Coast of the United States, within the Greater Los Angeles area of Southern California.
Lords of Dogtown is a 2005 American biographical drama film directed by Catherine Hardwicke and written by Stacy Peralta.
Los Angeles (Spanish for "The Angels";; officially: the City of Los Angeles; colloquially: by its initials L.A.) is the second-most populous city in the United States, after New York City.
The Los Angeles and Independence Railroad, opened on October 17, 1875, was a steam-powered rail line which ran between a long wharf north of the current Santa Monica Pier and 5th and San Pedro streets in downtown Los Angeles.
Los Angeles City College (LACC) is a public community college in East Hollywood, Los Angeles, California.
Los Angeles County Department of Health Services (abbreviated DHS and LADHS) operates the public hospitals and clinics in Los Angeles County, and is United States' second largest municipal health system, after NYC Health + Hospitals.
The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (branded as Metro; formerly branded as MTA or LACMTA) is the agency that operates public transportation for the County of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles County, officially the County of Los Angeles, is the most populous county in the United States, with more than 10 million inhabitants as of 2017.
Los Angeles International Airport is the primary international airport serving Los Angeles, California.
The Los Angeles Metro Rail is an urban rail transporation system serving Los Angeles County, California.
Los Angeles Southwest College (LASC) is a community college located in the unincorporated area of West Athens, California in the Los Angeles County, near the city of Los Angeles.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Los Angeles Valley College (LAVC) is a community college located in the Valley Glen district of Los Angeles, California in the east-central San Fernando Valley.
Love Stinks is a 1999 American comedy film written and directed by Jeff Franklin and starring French Stewart, Bridgette Wilson, Bill Bellamy and Tyra Banks.
Loyola Marymount University (LMU) is a private, co-educational university in the Jesuit and Marymount traditions located in the Westchester neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.
Macerich is a self-managed Real Estate Investment Trust headquartered in Santa Monica, California.
Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation LLC owns, operates and invests in a diversified group of infrastructure businesses.
Mar Vista is a residential and commercial neighborhood on the Westside of Los Angeles, California.
Marriage, also called matrimony or wedlock, is a socially or ritually recognised union between spouses that establishes rights and obligations between those spouses, as well as between them and any resulting biological or adopted children and affinity (in-laws and other family through marriage).
The Marvin Braude Bike Trail, also known as The Strand, is a paved bicycle path that runs mostly along the Pacific Ocean shoreline in Los Angeles County, California.
In many countries, a mayor (from the Latin maior, meaning "bigger") is the highest-ranking official in a municipal government such as that of a city or a town.
McCabe's Guitar Shop is a musical instrument store and live music venue on Pico Boulevard in Santa Monica, California.
McDonnell Douglas was a major American aerospace manufacturing corporation and defense contractor formed by the merger of McDonnell Aircraft and the Douglas Aircraft Company in 1967.
A Mediterranean climate or dry summer climate is characterized by rainy winters and dry summers.
Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. (initialized as MGM or hyphenated as M-G-M, also known as Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Pictures, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer or simply Metro, and for a former interval known as Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer/United Artists, or MGM/UA) is an American media company, involved primarily in the production and distribution of feature films and television programs.
Microsoft Word (or simply Word) is a word processor developed by Microsoft.
Midnight Club: Los Angeles is a racing video game developed and published by Rockstar Games.
Miramax (also known as Miramax Films) is an American entertainment company known for producing and distributing films and television shows.
Mount Saint Mary's University (known as Mount St. Mary's College until January 2015) is a private, independent, Catholic liberal arts college, primarily for women, in Los Angeles, California, United States.
A municipal corporation is the legal term for a local governing body, including (but not necessarily limited to) cities, counties, towns, townships, charter townships, villages, and boroughs.
Municipal wireless network (Municipal Wi-Fi, Muni Wi-Fi or Muni-Fi) is a citywide wireless network.
Muscle Beach refers to the exclusive Santa Monica location of the birthplace of the physical fitness boom in the United States during the 20th century, started in 1934 with predominantly gymnastics activities on the south side of the Santa Monica Pier.
Myspace (stylized as MySpace) is a social networking website offering an interactive, user-submitted network of friends, personal profiles, blogs, groups, photos, music, and videos.
A National Historic Landmark (NHL) is a building, district, object, site, or structure that is officially recognized by the United States government for its outstanding historical significance.
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA; pronounced, like "Noah") is an American scientific agency within the United States Department of Commerce that focuses on the conditions of the oceans, major waterways, and the atmosphere.
Naughty Dog, LLC (formerly JAM Software, Inc.) is an American first-party video game developer based in Santa Monica, California.
NCIS: Los Angeles is an American action television series combining elements of the military drama and police procedural genres, which premiered on CBS on September 22, 2009, and stars Chris O'Donnell and LL Cool J. The series follows the exploits of the Los Angeles–based Office of Special Projects (OSP), an elite division of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service that specializes in undercover assignments.
Need for Speed is an online open world racing video game developed by Ghost Games and published by Electronic Arts, released for PlayStation 4 and Xbox One in November 2015, and released on Origin for Microsoft Windows on March 15, 2016.
The New West Symphony is a regional professional symphony orchestra serving the Los Angeles metropolitan area.
Noel John Christopher Harrison (29 January 1934 – 19 October 2013) was an English singer, actor, and Olympic skier.
The North American Numbering Plan (NANP) is a telephone numbering plan that encompasses 25 distinct regions in twenty countries primarily in North America, including the Caribbean and the U.S. territories.
National Public Radio (usually shortened to NPR, stylized as npr) is an American privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization based in Washington, D.C. It serves as a national syndicator to a network of over 1,000 public radio stations in the United States.
Occidental College is a private liberal arts college located in the Eagle Rock neighborhood of Los Angeles, California.
Ocean Avenue is a road in Santa Monica, California that starts at the residential Adelaide Drive on the north end of Santa Monica and ends at Pico Boulevard.
Ocean's Eleven is a 2001 American heist film directed by Steven Soderbergh, and a remake of the 1960 Rat Pack film of the same name.
Olympic Boulevard (formerly 10th Street) is a major arterial road in Los Angeles, California.
Orange County is a county in the U.S. state of California.
George Orson Welles (May 6, 1915 – October 10, 1985) was an American actor, director, writer, and producer who worked in theatre, radio, and film.
Oxnard is a city in Ventura County, California, United States.
Pacific Blue is an American crime drama series about a team of police officers with the Santa Monica Police Department who patrolled its beaches on bicycles.
The Pacific Electric, nicknamed the Red Cars, was a privately owned mass transit system in Southern California consisting of electrically powered streetcars, interurban cars, and buses and was the largest electric railway system in the world in the 1920s.
The Pacific Ocean is the largest and deepest of Earth's oceanic divisions.
Pacific Palisades is a coastal neighborhood in the Westside of the city of Los Angeles, California, located among Brentwood to the east, Malibu and Topanga to the west, Santa Monica to the southeast, the Santa Monica Bay to the southwest, and the Santa Monica Mountains to the north.
Pacific Park is an oceanfront amusement park located in Santa Monica, California.
The Pacific Time Zone (PT) is a time zone encompassing parts of western Canada, the western United States, and western Mexico.
Palisades Park is a 26.4-acre park in Santa Monica, California.
Pétanque (petanca) is a sport that falls into the category of boules sports, along with Raffa, bocce, boule lyonnaise, lawn bowls and crown green bowling.
Pepperdine University is a private, not-for-profit, coeducational research university affiliated with the Churches of Christ.
Philip Marlowe is a fictional character created by Raymond Chandler.
PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds (PUBG) is an online multiplayer battle royale game developed and published by PUBG Corporation, a subsidiary of South Korean video game company Bluehole.
Population density (in agriculture: standing stock and standing crop) is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume; it is a quantity of type number density.
The Port of Long Beach, also known as the Harbor Department of the City of Long Beach, is the second-busiest container port in the United States, after the Port of Los Angeles, which it adjoins.
The Port of Los Angeles, also called America's Port, is a port complex that occupies of land and water along of waterfront and adjoins the separate Port of Long Beach.
POSSLQ (plural POSSLQs) is an abbreviation (or acronym) for "person of opposite sex sharing living quarters", a term coined in the late 1970s by the United States Census Bureau as part of an effort to more accurately gauge the prevalence of cohabitation in American households.
A post office is a customer service facility forming part of a national postal system.
Private Practice is an American medical drama television series which aired on ABC from September 26, 2007, to January 22, 2013.
The Purple Line is a heavy rail subway line operating in Los Angeles, running between downtown and the Mid-Wilshire/Koreatown districts.
Race and ethnicity in the United States Census, defined by the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the United States Census Bureau, are self-identification data items in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify, and indicate whether or not they are of Hispanic or Latino origin (the only categories for ethnicity).
RAND Corporation ("Research ANd Development") is an American nonprofit global policy think tank created in 1948 by Douglas Aircraft Company to offer research and analysis to the United States Armed Forces.
Raymond Thornton Chandler (July 23, 1888 – March 26, 1959) was an American-British novelist and screenwriter.
A resort town, often called a resort city or resort destination, is an urban area where tourism or vacationing is the primary component of the local culture and economy.
Richard Rossi (born March 2, 1963) is an American filmmaker, actor, writer, talk radio host, and former evangelical minister.
Riot Games, Inc. is an American video game developer and eSports tournament organizer based in West Los Angeles, California.
Robert "Rocky" Balboa is the title character of the ''Rocky'' series.
Rocky III is a 1982 American sports drama film written, directed by, and starring Sylvester Stallone.
The USA Rugby Super League, usually known as the Super League, is a defunct national rugby union competition which ran from 1997 to 2012, contested by nine clubs in the United States by its last year.
Ruthless People is a 1986 American black comedy film written by Dale Launer, directed by David Zucker, Jim Abrahams, and Jerry Zucker, and starring Danny DeVito, Bette Midler, Judge Reinhold, Anita Morris, and Helen Slater, with Bill Pullman in a supporting role in his film debut.
Saban Capital Group, Inc. is an American private equity investment firm based in Los Angeles, California focused on media, entertainment, and communications investments.
Providence Saint John's Health Center is a private not-for-profit, Roman Catholic hospital in Santa Monica, California, United States.
Saint Monica (c.331/2- 387) (AD 322–387), also known as Monica of Hippo, was an early Christian saint and the mother of St.
Saint Monica Catholic High School is a parochial, co-educational, secondary school in Santa Monica, California, consisting of students in grades 9-12.
San Diego (Spanish for 'Saint Didacus') is a major city in California, United States.
The San Fernando Valley is an urbanized valley in Los Angeles County, California, defined by the mountains of the Transverse Ranges circling it.
The San Gabriel Mountains are a mountain range located in northern Los Angeles County and western San Bernardino County, California, United States.
San Pedro is a community within the city of Los Angeles, California.
The Santa Ana winds are strong, extremely dry down-slope winds that originate inland and affect coastal Southern California and northern Baja California.
"Santa Monica" is a rock song by the band Everclear, from their 1995 album Sparkle and Fade.
"Santa Monica" is a single by Theory of a Deadman, featured on the Gasoline album.
The Santa Monica Air Line was an interurban air-line railroad operated by the Pacific Electric between Santa Monica and downtown Los Angeles which ran from 1909 to 1953 and has been reactivated as the Expo Line.
Santa Monica Airport (Santa Monica Municipal Airport) is a general aviation airport largely in Santa Monica, California.
The Santa Monica Alternative School House (SMASH) is an alternative school in Southern California that was founded in 1973 to emphasize "non-authoritarian, non-competitive, non-sexist methods".
Santa Monica Bay is a bight of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, United States.
Santa Monica Boulevard is a major west-east thoroughfare in Los Angeles County.
Santa Monica City Council is the governing body of Santa Monica, California.
Santa Monica Civic Auditorium is a multi-purpose convention center at 1855 Main Street in Santa Monica, California, owned by the City of Santa Monica.
Santa Monica College (SMC) is a public two-year community college in Santa Monica, California, United States.
The Santa Monica Daily Press is a freely distributed microdaily newspaper in Santa Monica which was founded in 2001 by Dave Danforth, Carolyn Sackariason, and Ross Furukawa.
The Santa Monica Film Festival & Moxie Awards (1996-2001) was an annual film series and awards show held in Santa Monica, California, United States.
Santa Monica High School, officially abbreviated to SAMOHI, is located in Santa Monica, California.
The Santa Monica Looff Hippodrome is located on the Newcomb Pier adjacent to the Santa Monica Pier in Santa Monica, California.
Santa Monica Magazine was the premier magazine for the greater Santa Monica metropolitan area.
The Santa Monica Mirror is a weekly community newspaper which covers Santa Monica, Brentwood, Pacific Palisades, Venice, and Marina del Rey in the U.S. state of California.
The western border of Santa Monica, California is the 3-mile (4.8 km) stretch of Santa Monica Bay.
The Santa Monica Pier is a large double-jointed pier at the foot of Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica, California.
Santa Monica Place is an outdoor shopping mall in Santa Monica, California.
The Santa Monica Police Department (SMPD) is a police department of the city of Santa Monica, California.
The Santa Monica Public Library (SMPL) is the public library serving residents of Santa Monica, California and surrounding areas.
Santa Monica Rugby Club is a rugby union club from Santa Monica, California, United States.
Santa Monica Stairs are a pair of outdoor staircases in California near Pacific Palisades descending Santa Monica Canyon to the northwest from Adelaide Drive, Santa Monica, California, United States.
Santa Monica State Beach is a California State Park operated by the city of Santa Monica.
The Santa Monica Track Club was formed in 1972 by Joe Douglas as a post-collegiate track club.
Santa Monica is a beachfront city in western Los Angeles County, California, United States.
Santa Monica-Malibu Unified School District is a school district located in Santa Monica, California, United States.
Savage Garden were an Australian pop duo consisting of Darren Hayes on vocals and Daniel Jones on instruments.
Savage Garden is the eponymous debut album released by Australian pop duo Savage Garden.
Sawtelle is a district in the Westside of the city of Los Angeles, California, partially within the West Los Angeles subregion, that may refer to (1) a larger district that is part of the city of Los Angeles, (2) a smaller unincorporated area of the County of Los Angeles that by definition is not part of the municipality of Los Angeles, or (3) a combination of these, sometimes known as the Sawtelle area.
Scenic design (also known as scenography, stage design, set design, or production design) is the creation of theatrical, as well as film or television scenery.
The September 11, 2001 attacks (also referred to as 9/11) were a series of four coordinated terrorist attacks by the Islamic terrorist group al-Qaeda against the United States on the morning of Tuesday, September 11, 2001.
Sepulveda Boulevard is a major street and transportation corridor in the City of Los Angeles and several other cities in western Los Angeles County, California.
Serra Springs are a pair of springs located on the campus of University High School in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Michael Clervoix (born February 11, 1976), professionally known as Sha Money XL, is an American record producer, songwriter, and music executive from New York City, New York.
Shady Records is an American record label founded in 1999 by rapper Eminem and his manager Paul Rosenberg, after the highly successful release of Eminem's The Slim Shady LP.
Sheryl Suzanne Crow (born February 11, 1962) is an American musician, singer, songwriter, and actress.
Shutters on the Beach is a luxury hotel located on the beach in Santa Monica, California.
Santa Monica Studio, LLC is an American first-party video game developer and part of SIE Worldwide Studios, which is owned by Sony Interactive Entertainment, known for developing the God of War series.
Silicon Beach is the Westside region of the Los Angeles metropolitan area that is home to over 500 tech startup companies, with emphasis on the coastal strip north of LAX to Santa Monica Mountains, but the term may be applied loosely or colloquially to refer to most anywhere in the LA Basin.
Someone to Love, directed by Henry Jaglom, is a film made in 1987.
The Southern Pacific (or Espee from the railroad initials- SP) was an American Class I railroad network that existed from 1865 to 1998 that operated in the Western United States.
Species is a 1995 American science fiction horror film directed by Roger Donaldson and written by Dennis Feldman.
Speed is a 1994 American action thriller film directed by Jan de Bont in his feature film directorial debut.
Spite Marriage is a 1929 silent comedy film starring Buster Keaton and Dorothy Sebastian.
Star Citizen is an upcoming massively multiplayer, space trading and combat game developed and published by Chris Roberts' company Cloud Imperium Games for Microsoft Windows and Linux.
A startup company (startup or start-up) is an entrepreneurial venture which is typically a newly emerged business that aims to meet a marketplace need by developing a viable business model around a product, service, process or a platform.
Sunnydale is the fictional setting for the U.S. television drama Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Super Junior (슈퍼주니어; Syupeo Junieo), also known as SJ or SUJU, is a South Korean boy band.
Surfing is a surface water sport in which the wave rider, referred to as a surfer, rides on the forward or deep face of a moving wave, which is usually carrying the surfer towards the shore.
Michael Sylvester Gardenzio Stallone (born July 6, 1946) is an American actor, producer and filmmaker.
System of a Down, sometimes abbreviated as SOAD or colloquially referred to as System, is an heavy metal band from Glendale, California, formed in 1994.
The Art Institute of California – Los Angeles (AICA-LA) is a for-profit college for creative arts education in Los Angeles, California area.
The Crew is an online-only racing video game developed by Ivory Tower and Ubisoft Reflections and published by Ubisoft for Microsoft Windows, PlayStation 4 and Xbox One, with an Xbox 360 port developed by Asobo Studio.
The Cutting Edge: Going for the Gold is a 2006 American romantic drama film and the sequel to the 1992 film The Cutting Edge.
The Doors is a 1991 American biographical film about the 1960–70s rock band of the same name which emphasizes the life of its lead singer, Jim Morrison.
The Glass Menagerie is a memory play by Tennessee Williams that premiered in 1944 and catapulted Williams from obscurity to fame.
The Land That Time Forgot is a fantasy novel by American writer Edgar Rice Burroughs, the first of his Caspak trilogy.
The Net is a 1995 American cyber mystery thriller film directed by Irwin Winkler and starring Sandra Bullock, Jeremy Northam and Dennis Miller.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Recording Academy (formerly the National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences or NARAS) is a U.S. organization of musicians, producers, recording engineers, and other recording professionals.
The Sting is a 1973 American caper film set in September 1936, involving a complicated plot by two professional grifters (Paul Newman and Robert Redford) to con a mob boss (Robert Shaw).
The Truth About Cats & Dogs is a 1996 American romantic comedy film directed by Michael Lehmann, starring Janeane Garofalo, Uma Thurman, Ben Chaplin and Jamie Foxx, and written by Audrey Wells.
Theory of a Deadman (abbreviated as Theory) is a Canadian rock band from Delta, British Columbia.
They Shoot Horses, Don't They? is a 1969 American depression-era melodrama film based on Horace McCoy's 1935 novel of the same name and directed by Sydney Pollack.
A think tank, think factory or policy institute is a research institute/center and organisation that performs research and advocacy concerning topics such as social policy, political strategy, economics, military, technology, and culture.
The Third Street Promenade is an upscale shopping, dining and entertainment complex in the downtown area of Santa Monica, California.
The Thousand Oaks Civic Arts Plaza is a performing arts center and City Hall for the city of Thousand Oaks, California.
Three's Company is an American sitcom that aired for eight seasons on ABC from March 15, 1977, to September 18, 1984.
Time is an American weekly news magazine and news website published in New York City.
Thomas Andrew Lehrer (born April 9, 1928) is a retired American musician, singer-songwriter, satirist, and mathematician.
Toms (stylized as TOMS) is a for-profitbusinessoffashion.com MAY 6, 2016 company based in Playa Del Rey, California.
The Tongva are Native Americans who inhabited the Los Angeles Basin and the Southern Channel Islands, an area covering approximately.
The Tongva language (also known as Gabrielino) is a Uto-Aztecan language formerly spoken by the Tongva, a Native American people who live in and around Los Angeles, California.
Tongva Park is a 6.2-acre park in Santa Monica, California.
Tony Hawk's American Wasteland is a sports video game that was released for GameCube, PlayStation 2 and Xbox on October 18, 2005 in North America and October 28, 2005 in Europe.
Totem poles (Gyáa'aang in the Haida language) are monumental carvings, a type of Northwest Coast art, consisting of poles, posts or pillars, carved with symbols or figures.
Track and field is a sport which includes athletic contests established on the skills of running, jumping, and throwing.
The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo (Tratado de Guadalupe Hidalgo in Spanish), officially titled the Treaty of Peace, Friendship, Limits and Settlement between the United States of America and the Mexican Republic, is the peace treaty signed on February 2, 1848, in the Villa de Guadalupe Hidalgo (now a neighborhood of Mexico City) between the United States and Mexico that ended the Mexican–American War (1846–1848).
Treyarch is an American video game developer, founded in 1996 by Peter Akemann and Doğan Köslü, and acquired by Activision in 2001.
Truck Classifications are typically based upon the maximum loaded weight of the truck (typically using the gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) and sometimes also the gross trailer weight rating (GTWR)), and can vary among jurisdictions.
True Crime: Streets of LA is a 2003 open world action-adventure video game developed by Luxoflux for PlayStation 2, Xbox and GameCube.
U.S. Route 66 (US 66, Route 66) is a part of a former United States Numbered Highway in the state of California that ran from the west in Santa Monica on the Pacific Ocean through Los Angeles and San Bernardino to Needles at the Arizona state line.
A state is a constituent political entity of the United States.
UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, is a hospital located within the city of Santa Monica, California.
The United States Census Bureau (USCB; officially the Bureau of the Census, as defined in Title) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, responsible for producing data about the American people and economy.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS, formerly simply Geological Survey) is a scientific agency of the United States government.
The United States House of Representatives is the lower chamber of the United States Congress, the Senate being the upper chamber.
Universal Music Group (also known in the United States as UMG Recordings, Inc. and abbreviated as UMG) is an American global music corporation that is a subsidiary of the French media conglomerate Vivendi.
The University of California (UC) is a public university system in the US state of California.
The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) is a public research university in the Westwood district of Los Angeles, United States.
The University of Southern California (USC or SC) is a private research university in Los Angeles, California.
UQM Technologies Inc is an American manufacturer of electrical motors, generators, motor controllers, fuel cell compressor systems and hybrid systems for passenger and commercial vehicles.
Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines is a 2004 action role-playing video game developed by Troika Games and released by Activision for Microsoft Windows.
VCA Animal Hospitals is a trade name of veterinary medicine company VCA, Inc. (Veterinary Centers of America), an operator of veterinary hospitals in the US and Canada.
Venice 13, abbreviated as V13 or VX3, is a Mexican American street gang based in the Oakwood (aka "Ghost Town") neighborhood of Venice, a section of Los Angeles, California.
Venice is a residential, commercial, and recreational beachfront neighborhood within Los Angeles, California.
Video game development is the process of creating a video game.
West Los Angeles is a residential and commercial neighborhood in the city of Los Angeles, California.
West Los Angeles College (also called West L.A. College or WLAC) is a two-year, public community college in the western Baldwin Hills, adjacent to Culver City in Los Angeles County, California.
The Los Angeles Westside is an urban region in western Los Angeles County, California.
Where the Light Is: John Mayer Live in Los Angeles, commonly referred to as Where the Light Is, is a live album and concert film by American blues-rock musician John Mayer.
James Joseph "Whitey" Bulger Jr. (born September 3, 1929) is an Irish-American former organized crime boss of the Winter Hill Gang in Boston, Massachusetts.
Wi-Fi or WiFi is technology for radio wireless local area networking of devices based on the IEEE 802.11 standards.
Wilmington is a neighborhood in the Los Angeles Harbor Region area of Los Angeles, California, covering 9.14 square miles.
Wilshire Boulevard is one of the principal east-west arterial roads in Los Angeles, California, extending from Ocean Avenue in the city of Santa Monica east to Grand Avenue in the Financial District of downtown Los Angeles.
Woodlawn Cemetery, Mortuary & Mausoleum is located at 1847 14th Street in Santa Monica, California, United States.
The Works Progress Administration (WPA; renamed in 1939 as the Work Projects Administration) was the largest and most ambitious American New Deal agency, employing millions of people (mostly unskilled men) to carry out public works projects, including the construction of public buildings and roads.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Wrightwood is a census-designated place in San Bernardino County, California.
Yahoo! GeoCities is a web hosting service.
ZIP Codes are a system of postal codes used by the United States Postal Service (USPS) since 1963.
17 Again is a 2009 American comedy film directed by Burr Steers.
17th Street/Santa Monica College (formerly Sunset) is an at-grade light rail station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system located near the intersection of 17th Street and Colorado Avenue in Santa Monica, California.
The 1984 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXIII Olympiad, was an international multi-sport event that was held from July 28 to August 12, 1984, in Los Angeles (LA), California, United States.
The 1994 Northridge earthquake occurred on January 17, at 4:30:55 a.m. PST and had its epicenter in Reseda, a neighborhood in the north-central San Fernando Valley region of Los Angeles, California, USA.
The 2010 United States Census (commonly referred to as the 2010 Census) is the twenty-third and most recent United States national census.
2012 is a 2009 American epic science fiction disaster film directed by Roland Emmerich and starring John Cusack, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Amanda Peet, Oliver Platt, Thandie Newton, Danny Glover and Woody Harrelson.
On June 7, 2013, a killing spree by a lone shooter occurred in Santa Monica, California. Its catalyst was a domestic dispute and subsequent fire at a home, followed by a series of shootings near and on the Santa Monica College campus.
The 2028 Summer Olympics, officially known as the Games of the XXXIV Olympiad, and commonly known as LA 2028, is a forthcoming international multi-sport event that is scheduled to take place from July 21 to August 6, 2028, in Los Angeles, California, United States.
26th Street/Bergamot (formerly Bergamot) is an at-grade light rail station in the Los Angeles County Metro Rail system.
Curtis James Jackson III (born July 6, 1975), known professionally as 50 Cent, is an American rapper, actor, businessman, and investor.
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