Good quick history of LA here. 1931 seems like it must’ve been a good year.

Los Angeles then:

More old pictures of LA can be found here.

and Los Angeles now:



What a tragedy.

I was inspired to do this post after I heard about the unprovoked and brutal beating of Brian Stow by two Mexicans in Dodger Stadium. He has suffered extensive damage due to all the kicks to the head. No one came to his aid. Here’s a link if you want to donate.