Morning Buzz

Morning Buzz: Wednesday 11.8.06

Up-to-the-minute results for selected races
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Measure H (L.A. housing bond) — needed 2/3 to pass.
Measure R (term limits/ethics) — surprise runaway.
Rest of L.A. County local measures
Statewide races
Not going to Disneyland
Gov. Schwarzenegger is celebrating his reelection with a trade mission to Mexico.
Warren Beatty on familiar turf
He showed up at the Prop. 87 party last at the Beverly Wilshire, downstairs from the penthouse where he lived for about ten years.
Big night for The Brad Blog
The L.A.-based liberal site gets lot of attention for tracking voting problems across the country. Two days ago it ranked #443 at Technorati on 7,491 links, but has jumped to over 12,000 links just from other blogs.
Dymally is still around?
Not only is the former Lt. Gov and congressman Mervyn Dymally still serving in the Assembly, he is running for the state Senate seat that Edward Vincent of Inglewood has to give up in two years.
Bo Stefan Eriksson pleads out
He'll do a little time then be deported, sans Enzo. Good lede from Jill Leovy in the LAT: "It started with a crash and ended with a fizzle."
Bruce Feirstein in China
The LA Observed contributor considers his recent trip in the New York Observer: "If you spend time in almost any Asian city—Tokyo, Bangkok, Singapore—you’re bombarded by billboards for American music, American movies or American movie stars hawking everything from cigarettes to cell phones. But not here. Not a single one."
No jump today.

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LA Observed Notes: Harvey Weinstein stripped bare
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