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  1. 'Beast' Mode: The Return of Greg Dulli and the Afghan W...

    Ian Cohen

    Millions in the Los Angeles area were woken up by a 4.4 earthquake before the dawn of March 18. Greg Dulli was not one of them. This is in a figurative sense; the Cincinnati-born Afghan Whigs front man has lived in L.A. for about 25 years, and one of...

    Blog | April 15, 2014
  2. About Last Night: The Durant Machine

    Spike Friedman

    In case you were busy thinking really hard about putting together an earthquake preparedness kit, here are the top six stories you missed in sports on Monday: Kevin "Muffins" Durant posted his 32nd consecutive 25-point game as...

    Blog | March 18, 2014
  3. Watch Local News Anchors in Los Angeles Dive Under Their Desks Du...

    Mark Lisanti

    If you're outside the greater Los Angeles area and weren't on Twitter early this morning, you may have missed the fact that L.A. experienced a 4.7 earthquake around 6:30 a.m. Pacific time. (Sample tweet: "earthquaaaaaaaaaaaake!!!!! #we...

    Blog | March 17, 2014
  4. The 1989 World Series earthquake oral history

    Bryan Curtis and Patricia Lee

    An oral history of the 1989 World Series, which was dominated by the Oakland A's — and devastated by the Loma Prieta earthquake.

    Story | Conversation | October 23, 2013
  5. The Designated Player: 2012 MLS Awards

    Graham Parker

    Sorry about that. I dropped my pen. It's been a funny few weeks with Hurricanes, snowstorms, Beckhams, and playoffs in my part of the world, not to mention the three days I spent in a darkened room as I processed the concept of Gerard Butler as a ...

    Blog | December 10, 2012
  6. Landon Donovan's Legacy Will Be Just Fine

    Noah Davis

    There's a good chance that Wednesday night will be the last soccer game Landon Donovan plays for quite some time. His Los Angeles Galaxy find themselves down 1-0 after the first leg of the Western Conference semifinal against the San Jose Earthquakes...

    Blog | November 05, 2012
  7. The Designated Player: Alan Gordon Really Ties the Room Together

    Graham Parker

    Sometimes there's a man — I won't say a hero, 'cause what's a hero? — but sometimes there's a man. And I'm talkin' about the Dude here. Sometimes there's a man who, well, he's the man for his time and place, he fits right in there —...

    Blog | October 25, 2012
  8. San Jose Earthquakes Win the Marcus Tracy Lottery

    Andrew Lewellen

    On Wednesday, MLS announced that the San Jose Earthquakes — who have the best record in the league (57 points) and the league's leading goal scorer (Chris Wondolowski, 20 goals) — had won the rights to Marcus Tracy in a lottery. Tracy, a ...

    Blog | September 21, 2012
  9. The Portland Timbers Reserve League Is Sort of Insane

    Noah Davis

    On August 26, 14,121 spectators watched the Portland Timbers fall 3-1 to the San Jose Earthquakes. In itself, that figure is unremarkable. Average attendance at Major League Soccer games this season is nearly 19,000 per game, more than the NBA and th...

    Blog | September 18, 2012
  10. Top Chef Masters Season 4, Episode 3: 'What Would Brian Boitano E...

    Tess Lynch

    To punish me for rooting for Chris Cosentino last week, the gods sent the gentle citizens of Yorba Linda 30 earthquakes over the course of 24 hours. I'm sorry, Yorba Linda. I did that. So let me begin by saying that Chris Cosentino was really tacky t...

    Blog | August 09, 2012
  11. Songs of the Week: Superchunk Go Summering, David Byrne and St. V...

    Amos Barshad

    Charli XCX, "You're the One" Nineteen-year-old Brit would-be pop-star Charli XCX dropped a new single and a new mixtape, Heartbreaks and Earthquakes, this week. This track has a spoken-word bridge in which Charli reveals just how much "you" mean...

    Blog | June 15, 2012
  12. Will Golfers Survive The Apocalypse?

    Grantland Staff

    Don't worry. Some guy named Slugger White is on the case. Via the Kansas City Star: PGA playoffs endure earthquake, possible hurricane "We're keeping an eye on the situation and looking at numerous options," Slugger White, the Tour's vice pr...

    Blog | August 25, 2011
  13. The Grantland Top Five

    Michael Weinreb

    1. University of Miami, Coral Gables, Fla. 2. Randy Shannon, former head coach, University of Miami The story that got me was the one about Nevin Shapiro attempting to throttle a school compliance director in the press box. I mean, we can theoriz...

    Blog | August 24, 2011