Great Moments in Civic Journalism


From today's L.A. Times story about the City Council's unanimous crackdown on lapdancing:

Residents living near the adult clubs, however, were ecstatic.

"We couldn't be happier," said West Los Angeles resident Cristi Walden, who said she saw six adult businesses move into her neighborhood in the last 10 years, and complained that prostitution and public sex were destroying her quality of life.

Walden, an anti-strip club activist, was the only "resident living near the adult clubs" quoted.