It's a Quick Read 18: Gone Since Friday Edition
Los Angeles Times: The swallows apparently are not returning to San Juan Capistrano any more. They wear the same colors, have their own lingo and menace eaves: Maybe they fear prosecution under the gang injunction? . . . Holy crap! The Ducks might actually make the playoffs. . . . Dept. of the Very Sad: The Times sent photographer Mark Boster to shoot an explosion at a Rancho Santa Margarita plastic manufacturing plant, but the accompanying words come from an Associated Press story. . . . Dept. of the Very Sad, Parts 2 and 3: For stories on two OC doctors facing disciplinary actions for allegedly botching plastic surgeries and the latest Octo-Mom exploits, the Times leaves its coverage to its Tribune-owned local television partner, KTLA.com.