Travel films & programs: Learn about planning a golf trip to Scotland at Distant Lands   Без рубрики

SCOTLAND Presentation Join John and Patti Brugman as they share stories about golfing in Scotland. When, where: 7:30 p.m. Monday at Distant Lands, 20 S. Raymond Ave., Pasadena. Admission, info: Free. RSVP to (626) 449-3220. GRAND CANYON Workshop Learn about Grand Canyon National Park and discover…
Follow These Rules And You, Too, Can Collapse Like A President   Без рубрики

Hillary Clinton emerges smiling from a New York apartment building shortly after her near-collapse. (AP photo by Andrew Harnik) As presidential displays of mortality go, Hillary Clinton’s was not that impressive. The nation has seen better. Clinton made it out of last week’s 9/11 memorial service early, but under her own power. […]
Trojans Title Hopes Crushed by McCaffrey   Без рубрики

On an auspicious night in Palo Alto, otherwise known as “The Farm,” the USC Trojans and head coach Clay Helton watched as their fleeting chances of a national championship season were crushed under the legs of Stanford’s Christian McCaffrey. It’s week three in the still very young college football season, but for the Men of Troy, it’s hard
Take a photographic world tour with these stunning L.A. Times reader photos   Без рубрики

The calendar says fall begins Thursday, but thanks to readers of the Travel section, summer may linger. That’s because they shared hundreds of photos of their summer travels for our annual reader photo issue. Travel and photo editors as well as online producers scrutinized scores of photos to narrow…
Why school should start later in the day   Без рубрики

Each fall, groggy teenagers resign themselves to another year of fighting their body clocks so they can get to class on time. It’s well known that teens who don’t get at least eight hours of sleep a night face a slew of problems. That’s why both the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Centers…
Is it ok to speak ill of the dead?   Без рубрики

To the editor: Ann Friedman’s opinion piece touched home. While I didn’t know it at the time, I was a second-wave feminist in 1962 attending Pasadena City College. ( “When to speak ill of the dead,” Opinion, Sept. 15) When I learned I had to participate in the Rose Queen process as part of my physical…
Rams who must deliver: It all starts with the quarterback   Без рубрики

Quarterback Case Keenum. After an unproductive performance in the opener at San Francisco, Keenum said he must stop overthinking and trust himself to make the right decisions. Keenum completed 14 of 23 passes for 103 yards and a touchdown in a victory over the Seahawks last season. Running back…
James Buchanan’s ‘wrong’ resume   Без рубрики

To the editor: The casual reader might interpret Robert Strauss’ op-ed essay on James Buchanan as an indictment of the value of legislative experience when evaluating the qualifications of a presidential candidate. ( “The wrong resume,” Opinion, Sept. 12) For those folks, I would urge them to re-read…