Last week, The Wall Street Journal lost its damned mind while making unsubstantiated claims about L.A.’s dining scene. This week, The New York Post almost falls over itself in a 180 turnaround in a story titled: “Los Angeles is the Future,” even—Gasp!—telling its New York brethren to “check” themselves. Now this we like!
Of course, that’s just the Downtown news. The story makes a point, as all visitors should, of spreading out, discussing a few of the assets to be uncovered in Mid-City, Venice, and Hollywood.
Fonuts still makes the cut and Koreatown gets the shaft, but it’s a big improvement on the usual claptrap we get when outsiders discuss our city, especially when noting “Los Angeles stopped giving a damn what you or we or anyone else had to say.” Well, maybe just a just a little bit of a damn… [NY Post]