It's a Quick Read Three-Three
Los Angeles Times: Thousands are expected to be teabagging today. . . . Speaking of teabagging: Hey, LA Times, welcome to the coverage of Steve Rocco's ketchup-theft trial. Where've you been? . . . Joseph Elias George Ettima--a 26-year-old career criminal who was wanted in January's fatal stabbing of his grandmother Emma Louise Hardwick-Street, 69, whose body and Los Alamitos apartment were then set on fire--was captured in Mexico City. . . . Americans for Safe Access asked a federal appeals panel based in California to stop the U.S. government from spreading lies about the medicinal benefits of marijuana. (Why stop with lies about that?) . . . Gardena-based Z Gallerie, the garish home furnishings retailer with a store at South Coast Plaza, filed for bankruptcy protection, citing slumping sales.