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LA City Council Honors CBS2/KCAL9 Anchor Kent Shocknek

The Los Angeles City Council honored longtime CBS2/KCAL9 anchor Kent Shocknek for his contributions to local media and to congratulate him on his retirement at a council meeting Wednesday.

09/10/2014

For over three decades, Kent Shocknek has been a fixture on Los Angeles local newscasts. (credit: CBS)

Longtime CBS2 Anchor Kent Shocknek Announces Retirement

Longtime CBS2 and KCAL9 news anchor Kent Shocknek announced Monday his plans to retire at the end of September 2014.

08/04/2014

Kia k900

When in South Korea…

(M)y car show-circuit pals say it looks like the top-shelf sedan that Jaguar should have designed.

05/13/2014

Ford Explorer Sport

It’s a Revolution

Explorer just kept chugging along, largely unchanged. And unchanged. And unchanged. Until now.

12/10/2013

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Sharon Tay, Rick Garcia And Evelyn Taft Will Move From Nights On KCAL9 To Mornings On CBS2

Changes are coming to the news broadcasts at CBS2 and KCAL9 later this month.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2013

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Some Things Bug You More Than Others

(“Here, Honey: hold this nice bug and we’ll have a fun picture for show-n-tell when you get back from the ER.”)

07/18/2013

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Pay Attention, Please!

The Genesis’s nose looks like a Jaguar XK had a date with a Telsa Model S and this was the result

07/10/2013

shock clock

Perfect for the Early-Morning Crowd: the Guaranteed Alarm Clock

If we are to believe everything we read, a university student in India invented the Good Morning Sing N Shock alarm clock, because he kept missing class.  The clock rewards sleepers who hit the snooze […]

04/15/2013

video game addict

Our Motivated, Young Go-Getter of the Week

But unlike his contemporaries who may spend their time in front of a screen for work, Li sits at internet cafes and plays games. And plays. And plays.

04/02/2013

easter fail

The Easter Egg-Hunt Picture You Cannot Unsee

“Honey, we worked hard to prepare this extra-special (hic!) basket.” Sigh.

03/29/2013

Are You Addicted to the Internet? Take the Quiz

You don’t have to study for the quiz, but if you did, I bet you could do a search for research resources. Or women in your city who want to date you.

03/22/2013

church sign

*Not the Kind of Sign, You Might Expect from the Church

I can’t promise that all of these are authentic (a church sign generator online is pretty hilarious), but having spent a couple of years in the Midwest and the South, I wouldnt bet against them […]

03/15/2013

billboard fail

The Billboard Model Who Reveals More than She Realized…

…the best example yet that Darwin may have been wrong.

03/04/2013

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“What Could Possibly Go Wrong?”- Spring Break Ideas

Darwin City, Australia, will let you pay $150 to enter its “Cage of Death,” which — to be accurate — is actually more of a tube of death.

02/25/2013

computerholic

How Much Trouble are You in, if the Boss Catches You Doing This?

…some of the following make me like an amatuer. To wit: the guy who has moved in, at his desk.

02/14/2013

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