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Abbot Kinney (1850 in New Brunswick, New Jersey – 1920 in Santa Monica, California) was a developer and conservationist.
ACE Gallery is an internationally recognized art gallery specializing in contemporary art.
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.
Aimco or Apartment Investment and Management Company is a publicly traded real estate investment trust.
Alex of Venice is a 2014 drama film directed by Chris Messina in his directorial debut.
American handball is a sport in which players use their hands to hit a small rubber ball against a wall such that their opponent cannot do the same without it touching the ground twice.
American History X is a 1998 American crime drama film directed by Tony Kaye and written by David McKenna.
American Ninja Warrior (sometimes abbreviated as ANW) is an American sports entertainment competition that is a spin-off of the Japanese television series Sasuke.
Amy Gerstler (born 1956) is an American poet.
Anjelica Huston (born July 8, 1951) is an American actress, director, and former fashion model.
Anna Helene Paquin (born 24 July 1982) is a New Zealand-Canadian actress.
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).
Asian Americans are Americans of Asian descent.
Ánimo Venice Charter High School is a public charter school in Venice, Los Angeles which originally opened in 2004.
Beverly Homer DeLay (August 12, 1891 – July 4, 1923) was an American aviator, engineer and actor.
A bachelor's degree (from Middle Latin baccalaureus) or baccalaureate (from Modern Latin baccalaureatus) is an undergraduate academic degree awarded by colleges and universities upon completion of a course of study lasting three to seven years (depending on institution and academic discipline).
Ballona Creek is an U.S. Geological Survey.
Barbara Kruger (born January 26, 1945) is an American conceptual artist and collagist.
The Beat Generation was a literary movement started by a group of authors whose work explored and influenced American culture and politics in the post-World War II era.
Beowülf is a crossover thrash metal band formed in Venice Beach, California in 1981 by Michael Alvarado, Dale Henderson, Mike Jensen and Paul Yamada.
Betsy Butler (born June 14, 1963 in Sacramento, California) is an American politician who served in the California State Assembly.
Billy Al Bengston (born June 7, 1934 in Dodge City, Kansas) is an American artist and sculptor who lives and works in Venice, California and Honolulu, Hawaii.
Bob Flanagan (December 26, 1952 – January 4, 1996) was an American performance artist and writer known for his work on sadomasochism and cystic fibrosis.
Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) is a national organization of local chapters which provide after-school programs for young people.
Breakwaters are structures constructed on coasts as part of coastal management or to protect an anchorage from the effects of both weather and longshore drift.
Brun Campbell (March 26, 1884 – November 23, 1952) was an American composer and pianist.
Joseph Frank "Buster" Keaton (October 4, 1895 – February 1, 1966) was an American actor, comedian, film director, producer, screenwriter, and stunt performer.
The California State Assembly is the lower house of the California State Legislature.
State Route 90 (SR 90) is a state highway in Southern California, United States.
The California State Senate is the upper house of the California State Legislature.
Californication is an American comedy-drama television series created by Tom Kapinos, which aired for seven seasons on Showtime from August 13, 2007 to June 29, 2014.
In architecture the capital (from the Latin caput, or "head") or chapiter forms the topmost member of a column (or a pilaster).
Charles Ormond Eames, Jr. (1907–1978) and Bernice Alexandra "Ray" Kaiser Eames (1912–1988) were an American design married couple who made significant historical contributions to the development of modern architecture and furniture.
Charles Arnoldi, also known as Chuck Arnoldi and as Charles Arthur Arnoldi is an American painter, sculptor and printmaker.
Charles Benefiel (born 1967) is a contemporary American outsider artist from California.
Henry Charles Bukowski (born Heinrich Karl Bukowski; August 16, 1920 – March 9, 1994) was a German born American poet, novelist, and short story writer.
Sir Charles Spencer Chaplin (16 April 1889 – 25 December 1977) was an English comic actor, filmmaker, and composer who rose to fame in the era of silent film.
Christopher Lee "Chris" Burden (April 11, 1946 – May 10, 2015) was an American artist working in performance, sculpture and installation art.
Colors is a 1988 American police procedural action crime film starring Sean Penn and Robert Duvall, and directed by Dennis Hopper.
A counterculture (also written counter-culture) is a subculture whose values and norms of behavior differ substantially from those of mainstream society, often in opposition to mainstream cultural mores.
In the United States, an administrative or political subdivision of a state is a county, which is a region having specific boundaries and usually some level of governmental authority.
A covenant in its most general sense and historical sense, is a solemn promise to engage in or refrain from a specified action.
Crack cocaine, also known simply as crack, is a free base form of cocaine that can be smoked.
The Crips, also known as Original Crip Homies (OCH), are a gang based in the coastal regions of Southern California.
Crossover thrash (often abbreviated to crossover) is sub genre of thrash metal.
Culver City is a city in Los Angeles County, California.
Gene Curtis Harrington (September 17, 1926 – May 6, 2007) was an American film and television director whose work included experimental films, horror films, and episodic television.
Del Rey is a highly diverse neighborhood in the Westside of Los Angeles, surrounded on three sides by Culver City, California.
The Democratic Party is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, along with the Republican Party (nicknamed the GOP for Grand Old Party).
Dennis Lee Hopper (May 17, 1936 – May 29, 2010) was an American actor, filmmaker, photographer and artist.
Disneyland Park, originally Disneyland, is the first of two theme parks built at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, opened on July 17, 1955.
Dogtown and Z-Boys is an award winning 2001 documentary film directed by Stacy Peralta.
Edward Biberman (23 October 1904 – 27 January 1986) was an American artist active in the mid-twentieth century.
Edward Joseph Ruscha IV (roo-SHAY; born December 16, 1937) is an American artist associated with the pop art movement.
El Niño is the warm phase of the El Niño Southern Oscillation (commonly called ENSO) and is associated with a band of warm ocean water that develops in the central and east-central equatorial Pacific (between approximately the International Date Line and 120°W), including off the Pacific coast of South America.
Emilia Clarke is an English actress.
Eric Owen Moss (born 1943 in Los Angeles (LA), California) practices architecture with his eponymously named LA-based 25-person firm founded in 1973.
An ethnic group, or an ethnicity, is a category of people who identify with each other based on similarities such as common ancestry, language, history, society, culture or nation.
European Americans (also referred to as Euro-Americans) are Americans of European ancestry.
Evan Holloway (born 1967) is an American artist.
Excel is a crossover thrash band from Venice, California, founded in 1983 by singer Dan Clements and guitarist Adam Siegel.
Exene Cervenka (born Christene Lee Cervenka; February 1, 1956) is an American singer, artist, and poet, known for her work as a singer in the California punk rock band X.
Falling Down is a 1993 thriller film directed by Joel Schumacher and written by Ebbe Roe Smith.
A farmers' market is a physical retail marketplace intended to sell foods directly by farmers to consumers.
Flaked is an American comedy web television series that stars Will Arnett, who developed it alongside the creator/executive producer of Arrested Development, Mitch Hurwitz.
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Frank Owen Gehry,, FAIA (born Frank Owen Goldberg)Reinhart, Anthony (July 28, 2010), Globe and Mail is a Canadian-born American architect, residing in Los Angeles.
A funhouse or fun house is an amusement facility found on amusement park and funfair midways in which patrons encounter and actively interact with various devices designed to surprise, challenge, and amuse the visitor.
Gentrification is a process of renovation of deteriorated urban neighborhoods by means of the influx of more affluent residents.
The gondola is a traditional, flat-bottomed Venetian rowing boat, well suited to the conditions of the Venetian lagoon.
Google LLC is an American multinational technology company that specializes in Internet-related services and products, which include online advertising technologies, search engine, cloud computing, software, and hardware.
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.
A greenway is "a strip of undeveloped land near an urban area, set aside for recreational use or environmental protection".
The Hammer Museum, which is affiliated with the University of California, Los Angeles, is an art museum and cultural center known for its artist-centric and progressive array of exhibitions and public programs.
Harold Clayton Lloyd Sr. (April 20, 1893 – March 8, 1971) was an American actor, comedian, director, producer, screenwriter, and stunt performer who is best known for his silent comedy films.
Hispanic Americans and Latino Americans (Estadounidenses hispanos) are people in the United States who are descendants of people from countries of Latin America and Spain.
Holly Hunter (born March 20, 1958) is an American actress and producer.
The Housing Authority of the City of Los Angeles (HACLA) is a state-chartered public agency.
Terry Gene Bollea (born August 11, 1953), better known by his ring name Hulk Hogan, is an American retired professional wrestler, actor, television personality, entrepreneur and musician.
Ian David McShane (born 29 September 1942) is an English actor and voice artist.
Inglewood is a city in southwestern Los Angeles County, California.
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.
Julius Carl Barthel (29 September 1873 – 2 April 1952), known as J. C. Barthel, was an American civil engineer and politician who was a Los Angeles City Council member from 1929 to 1931.
James Edwin Richards, also known as Jim Richards, (ca.1945 – 18 October 2000), was an American citizen journalist, editor and publisher of Neighborhood News, a weekly e-mail newsletter, that reported on crime in Venice, California.
James Georgopoulos (born 1966 in Manchester, New Hampshire) is a Greek-American visual artist.
Jane's Addiction is an American rock band from Los Angeles, formed in 1985.
Jay J. Adams (February 3, 1961 – August 15, 2014) was an American skateboarder who as a teen, was the youngest member of the Zephyr Competition Skateboarding Team (Z-Boys).
Jean-Michel Basquiat (December 22, 1960 – August 12, 1988) was an American artist.
James Douglas Morrison (December 8, 1943 – July 3, 1971) was an American singer-songwriter and poet, best remembered as the lead vocalist of the Doors.
The Jim Rose Circus is a modern-day version of a circus sideshow.
Joanie Sommers (born Joan Drost, Buffalo, New York, February 24, 1941) is an American singer and actress with a career concentrating on jazz, standards and popular material and show-business credits.
Joel Silver (born July 14, 1952) is an American film producer, most well known for action films including the ''Lethal Weapon'' series, ''The Matrix'' trilogy, the first two Die Hard movies, and Predator.
John Anthony Baldessari (born June 17, 1931) is an American conceptual artist known for his work featuring found photography and appropriated images.
John J. Coit (1875 – 21 September 1910) was an experienced railroad engineer, who built and operated four miniature railways in California.
John Lovell (c. 1851 – 1913) was a 19th-century businessman in Los Angeles, California, the owner of a grocery store and other property and a member of the Los Angeles Common Council, the governing body of the city.
KCET, channel 28, is a non-commercial educational, independent television station located in Los Angeles, California, United States owned by KCETLink.
Keanu Charles Reeves (born September 2, 1964) is a Canadian actor, director, producer, and musician.
Kid Auto Races at Venice (also known as The Pest) is a 1914 American film starring Charles Chaplin in which his "Little Tramp" character makes his first appearance in a film exhibited before the public.
The kilometre (International spelling as used by the International Bureau of Weights and Measures; SI symbol: km; or) or kilometer (American spelling) is a unit of length in the metric system, equal to one thousand metres (kilo- being the SI prefix for). It is now the measurement unit used officially for expressing distances between geographical places on land in most of the world; notable exceptions are the United States and the road network of the United Kingdom where the statute mile is the official unit used.
Los Angeles CityBeat was an alternative weekly newspaper in Los Angeles, California, debuting June 12, 2003.
Larry Bell (born 1939) is a contemporary American artist and sculptor.
Laurel and Hardy were a comedy double act during the early Classical Hollywood era of American cinema.
Lincoln Boulevard is a major northwest/southeast boulevard near Santa Monica Bay in Los Angeles County, Southern California.
Lincoln Place Apartment Homes is a historic apartment community owned by a subsidiary of Apartment Investment and Management Co.
Linda Denise Blair (born January 22, 1959)Official website for "The Exorcist".
This is a list of notable districts and neighborhoods of the city of Los Angeles, California.
Lollapalooza is an annual music festival featuring popular alternative rock, heavy metal, punk rock, hip hop, and electronic music bands and artists, dance and comedy performances, and craft booths.
Lords of Dogtown is a 2005 American biographical drama film directed by Catherine Hardwicke and written by Stacy Peralta.
The Los Angeles City Council is the governing body of the City of Los Angeles.
Los Angeles City Council District 11 is one of the 15 districts of the Los Angeles City Council, representing the Westside of the city to the Pacific Ocean.
The Los Angeles Conservancy is a historic preservation organization in Los Angeles, California.
The Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors (LAC BOS) is the five-member governing body of Los Angeles County, 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 Fire Department (LACoFD) provides fire protection and emergency medical services for the unincorporated parts of Los Angeles County, California, as well as 59 cities, including the city of La Habra which is located in Orange County and is the first city outside of Los Angeles County to contract with LACoFD.
Los Angeles County Lifeguards is a division of the Los Angeles County Fire Department.
The Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) is an art museum located on Wilshire Boulevard in the Miracle Mile vicinity 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.
The Los Angeles Fire Department (LAFD) provides fire fighting, fire suppression, emergency medical services, technical rescue, hazardous materials mitigation, and fire prevention for the city of Los Angeles, California, United States.
The Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD), officially the City of Los Angeles Police Department, is the police department of Los Angeles.
The Los Angeles Public Library system (LAPL) serves the residents of 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 Unified School District (LAUSD) is the largest (in terms of number of students) public school system in the U.S. state of California and the 2nd largest public school district in the United States.
Louis A. Simon (1867–1958) was an American architect.
Mapping L.A. is a project of the Los Angeles Times, beginning in 2009, to draw boundary lines for 158 cities and unincorporated places within the Los Angeles County, California, 114 neighborhoods within the City of Los Angeles and 42 unincorporated areas where the statistics were merged with adjacent cities.
Mar Vista is a residential and commercial neighborhood on the Westside of Los Angeles, California.
Marina del Rey is an unincorporated seaside community and census-designated place (CDP) in Los Angeles County, California, United States.
Mark L. Lester (born November 26, 1946) is an American film director, screenwriter, and producer.
A marsh is a wetland that is dominated by herbaceous rather than woody plant species.
Matt Cimber (born Thomas Vitale Ottaviano in 1936) is an Italian–American film producer, director and screenwriter.
M.E.Ch.A. (Spanish: Movimiento Estudiantil Chicanx de Aztlán; "Chicanx Student Movement of Aztlán", the x being a gender neutral inflection) is an organization that seeks to promote Chicano unity and empowerment through political action.
Mexican Americans (mexicoamericanos or estadounidenses de origen mexicano) are Americans of full or partial Mexican descent.
Mexico (México; Mēxihco), officially called the United Mexican States (Estados Unidos Mexicanos) is a federal republic in the southern portion of North America.
Michael Colyar (born February 9, 1957 Chicago, Illinois) is an American actor, comedian, entertainer, voiceover artist, television/radio personality, and author.
Mike Bonin (born March 19, 1967) is an American politician and the Los Angeles Councilmember from the 11th District.
Millicent Borges Accardi is a Portuguese-American poet who lives in California.
Millie Perkins (born May 12, 1938) is an American film and television actress probably best known for her debut film role as Anne Frank in The Diary of Anne Frank (1959), and for her supporting actress roles in two 1966 westerns, The Shooting and Ride in the Whirlwind, both directed by Monte Hellman.
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.
Night Tide is a 1961 thriller film, written and directed by Curtis Harrington and starring Dennis Hopper.
No Mercy are a thrash metal band from Venice, California, the brainchild of guitar player Mike Clark, who later played in Suicidal Tendencies.
Non-Hispanic whites or whites not of Hispanic or Latino origin (commonly referred to as Anglo-Americans)Mish, Frederic C., Editor in Chief Webster's Tenth New Collegiate Dictionary Springfield, Massachusetts, U.S.A.:1994--Merriam-Webster See original definition (definition #1) of Anglo in English: It is defined as a synonym for Anglo-American--Page 86 are European Americans who are not of Hispanic or Latino origin/ethnicity, as defined by the United States Census Bureau.
Number, Please? is a 1920 American short comedy film directed by Hal Roach and Fred C. Newmeyer featuring Harold Lloyd.
William Oliver Stone (born September 15, 1946) is an American writer and filmmaker.
George Orson Welles (May 6, 1915 – October 10, 1985) was an American actor, director, writer, and producer who worked in theatre, radio, and film.
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.
Paddle tennis is a game adapted from tennis and played for over a century.
Patricia Lee "Patti" Smith (born December 30, 1946) is an American singer-songwriter, poet, and visual artist who became an influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album Horses.
Perry Farrell (born Peretz Bernstein; March 29, 1959) is an American singer-songwriter and musician, best known as the frontman for the alternative rock band Jane's Addiction.
Philomene Long (August 17, 1940 – August 21, 2007) was an American poet.
Playa Vista is a neighborhood located in the Westside of the City of Los Angeles, California, United States, north of LAX.
Port Ballona was located, from 1839 to 1903, in the area where Marina del Rey, California and the beach, Playa Del Rey, along Santa Monica Bay, lie.
The Pritzker Architecture Prize is awarded annually "to honor a living architect or architects whose built work demonstrates a combination of those qualities of talent, vision and commitment, which has produced consistent and significant contributions to humanity and the built environment through the art of architecture." Founded in 1979 by Jay A. Pritzker and his wife Cindy, the award is funded by the Pritzker family and sponsored by the Hyatt Foundation.
Professional sports, as opposed to amateur sports, are sports in which athletes receive payment for their performance.
Public housing is a form of housing tenure in which the property is owned by a government authority, which may be central or local.
A race is a grouping of humans based on shared physical or social qualities into categories generally viewed as distinct by society.
Racial segregation is the separation of people into racial or other ethnic groups in daily life.
Rancho La Ballona was a Mexican land grant in the present-day Westside region of Los Angeles County, southern California.
Raymond Daniel Manzarek Jr. (né Manczarek; February 12, 1939 – May 20, 2013) was an American musician, singer, producer, film director, and author, best known as a member of The Doors from 1965 to 1973, which he co-founded with singer and lyricist Jim Morrison.
Renaissance Academy Charter High School was a public charter school in Los Angeles Unified School District.
Peter Reyner Banham, FRIBA (2 March 1922 – 19 March 1988) was an English architectural critic and writer best known for his theoretical treatise Theory and Design in the First Machine Age (1960) and for his 1971 book Los Angeles: The Architecture of Four Ecologies.
Robert Graham (August 19, 1938 – December 27, 2008) was Mexican-born, American sculptor based in the state of California in the United States.
Robert Irwin (born September 12, 1928) is an American installation artist who has explored perception and the conditional in art, often through site-specific, architectural interventions that alter the physical, sensory and temporal experience of space.
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, located on the shore of Lake Erie in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, recognizes and archives the history of the best-known and most influential artists, producers, engineers, and other notable figures who have had some major influence on the development of rock and roll.
Rodney Marvin "Rod" McKuen (April 29, 1933 – January 29, 2015) was an American poet, singer-songwriter, and actor.
Roller Boogie is a 1979 American romantic musical drama film starring Linda Blair and introduces Jim Bray, a former competitive artistic skater from California.
Ronda Jean Rousey (born February 1, 1987) is an American professional wrestler, actress, mixed martial artist and judoka.
Sam & Cat is an American teen sitcom that originally aired from June 8, 2013, to July 17, 2014, on Nickelodeon.
Santa Catalina Island (Tongva: Pimugna or Pimu) is a rocky island off the coast of the U.S. state of California in the Gulf of Santa Catalina.
Santa Monica Airport (Santa Monica Municipal Airport) is a general aviation airport largely in Santa Monica, California.
The western border of Santa Monica, California is the 3-mile (4.8 km) stretch of Santa Monica Bay.
Santa Monica is a beachfront city in western Los Angeles County, California, United States.
Skateboarding is an action sport which involves riding and performing tricks using a skateboard, as well as a recreational activity, an art form, a entertainment industry job, and a method of transportation.
Sky Tonia Ferreira (born July 8, 1992) is an American singer, songwriter, model, and actress.
A slum is a highly populated urban residential area consisting mostly of closely packed, decrepit housing units in a situation of deteriorated or incomplete infrastructure, inhabited primarily by impoverished persons.
Snap Inc. is an American technology and camera company, founded on September 16, 2011, by Evan Spiegel and Bobby Murphy and based in Venice, California.
SCI-Arc in Los Angeles, California, is an independent, non-profit school offering undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate degrees in architecture.
Speed is a 1994 American action thriller film directed by Jan de Bont in his feature film directorial debut.
Street art is visual art created in public locations, usually unsanctioned artwork executed outside of the context of traditional art venues.
Street performance or busking is the act of performing in public places for gratuities.
Streetball or street basketball is a variation of basketball typically played on outdoor courts, featuring significantly less formal structure and enforcement of the game's rules.
Sugar is an American film released on November 8, 2013 in conjunction with Homeless Youth Awareness Month.
Sugar Daddies is a silent comedy short film starring Jimmy Finlayson, Stan Laurel and Oliver Hardy prior to their official billing as the duo Laurel and Hardy.
Suicidal Tendencies (also referred to as S.T. or simply Suicidal) are an American crossover thrash band founded in 1980 in Venice, California by vocalist Mike Muir, who is the only remaining original member of the band.
Ted W. Lieu (born March 29, 1969) is an American politician and US Air Force Reserve colonel, currently serving as the US Representative for California's 33rd congressional district, since 2015.
Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny is a 2006 American musical fantasy comedy film about comedy rock duo Tenacious D. Written, produced by and starring Tenacious D members Jack Black and Kyle Gass, it is directed and co-written by musician and puppeteer Liam Lynch.
The Amazing Race is a reality television game show in which teams of two people race around the world in competition with other teams.
The Balloonatic is a 1923 American short comedy film co-directed by and starring Buster Keaton.
The Big Lebowski is a 1998 American crime comedy film written, produced, and directed by Joel and Ethan Coen.
The Cameraman is a 1928 American silent comedy film directed by Edward Sedgwick and an uncredited Buster Keaton.
The Circus is a 1928 silent film written and directed by Charlie Chaplin.
The Doors were an American rock band formed in 1965 in Los Angeles, with vocalist Jim Morrison, keyboardist Ray Manzarek, guitarist Robby Krieger, and John Densmore on drums.
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 High Sign is a 1921 two-reel silent comedy film starring Buster Keaton.
The Holocaust, also referred to as the Shoah, was a genocide during World War II in which Nazi Germany, aided by its collaborators, systematically murdered approximately 6 million European Jews, around two-thirds of the Jewish population of Europe, between 1941 and 1945.
The Lennon Sisters are an American vocal group initially made up of four sisters from a family that had six sisters in all, and 5 brothers.
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 Wall Street Journal is a U.S. business-focused, English-language international daily newspaper based in New York City.
The Washington Post is a major American daily newspaper founded on December 6, 1877.
The Witch Who Came From the Sea is a 1976 American horror film directed by Matt Cimber and shot by cinematographer Dean Cundey.
Thirteen is a 2003 American independent drama film directed by Catherine Hardwicke, written by Hardwicke and Nikki Reed, and starring Evan Rachel Wood, Holly Hunter, and Reed.
Thom Mayne (born January 19, 1944) is an American architect.
Tlacolula de Matamoros is a city and municipality in the Mexican state of Oaxaca, about 30 km from the center of the city of Oaxaca on Federal Highway 190, which leads east to Mitla and the Isthmus of Tehuantepec.
Tom Sewell is a multi-media artist, designer, photographer, filmmaker, sculptor.
Thomas Alan Waits (born December 7, 1949) is an American singer-songwriter, musician, composer and actor.
Touch of Evil is a 1958 American film noir written, directed by and co-starring Orson Welles.
The United States House of Representatives is the lower chamber of the United States Congress, the Senate being the upper chamber.
The United States Postal Service (USPS; also known as the Post Office, U.S. Mail, or Postal Service) is an independent agency of the United States federal government responsible for providing postal service in the United States, including its insular areas and associated states.
Upton Beall Sinclair Jr. (September 20, 1878 – November 25, 1968) was an American writer who wrote nearly 100 books and other works in several genres.
Us Weekly is a weekly celebrity and entertainment magazine based in New York City.
Val Edward Kilmer (born December 31, 1959) is an American actor.
Venice (Venezia,; Venesia) is a city in northeastern Italy and the capital of the Veneto region.
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.
The Venice Biennale (La Biennale di Venezia; in English also called the "Venice Biennial") refers to an arts organization based in Venice and the name of the original and principal biennial exhibition the organization organizes.
Venice High School is located on the west side Los Angeles, in the U.S. state of California within the Local District West area of the Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD).
The Venice Miniature Railway was a long miniature railway in the 1:3 scale with a gauge of, which was in operation from 30 July 1905 to 13 February 1925 in Venice near Los Angeles in California.
Venice Shoreline Crips, or known as VSC, is a Crips-based gang based out of Venice, Los Angeles, California.
The Venice United Methodist Church of Venice, California, is a member of the California-Pacific Conference within the United Methodist Church.
The Vietnam War (Chiến tranh Việt Nam), also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America (Kháng chiến chống Mỹ) or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975.
Viggo Peter Mortensen Jr. (born October 20, 1958) is a Danish-American actor, producer, author, musician, photographer, poet, and painter.
Washington Boulevard is an east-west arterial road in Los Angeles County, California spanning a total of (27.4 miles - 44 km).
Welcome to Venice is a compilation album that features local Venice Beach crossover thrash bands.
The Los Angeles Westside is an urban region in western Los Angeles County, California.
White Americans are Americans who are descendants from any of the white racial groups of Europe, the Middle East, and North Africa, or in census statistics, those who self-report as white based on having majority-white ancestry.
White Men Can't Jump is a 1992 American sports comedy film written and directed by Ron Shelton, which stars Wesley Snipes and Woody Harrelson as streetball hustlers.
Wilfred is an Australian-American comedy television series which aired from June 23, 2011 to August 13, 2014 for a total of four seasons.
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.
Zacharias Manuel de la Rocha (born January 12, 1970) is an American musician.
The Zapotec languages are a group of closely related indigenous Mesoamerican languages that constitute a main branch of the Oto-Manguean language family and which is spoken by the Zapotec people from the southwestern-central highlands of Mexico.
ZIP Codes are a system of postal codes used by the United States Postal Service (USPS) since 1963.
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.
3x3 (pronounced 3 on 3, 3 by 3 or 3x3) basketball is a form of the game played three a side on one hoop.
The P.R.R. YMCA Athletic Field, also known as Penmar Park and commonly referred to in the 1930s and 1940s as the 44th and Parkside ballpark, was an athletic field and ballpark in West Philadelphia from 1903 to the early 1950s.
72 Market Street Oyster Bar and Grill was a popular Venice, California restaurant founded in 1983 and launched by Tony Bill and Dudley Moore.
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