March 7 Is “Bury Your Dead Cat Day”

Po’ Folks, every day you have a dead animal in your freezer is the day you ought to bury it – you don’t need a holiday.  However, this is a problem that affects a disproportionate number of low-income people and it’s time to address it. Let me preface this by saying that I do not have a dead cat or any other deceased pet in my freezer. Want to know why? It’s because I have a yard and own a shovel; problem solved. My last…

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Culture on the Cheap: Many Venues Offer Free Days

Thousands of Los Angeles County residents turned out for Museums Free for All Day last Saturday, taking advantage of free admission to 20 museums in the area. This well-publicized event is an incentive for locals to take advantage of Southern California’s bountiful cultural sites and activities, but what is less well known is that most of these museums offer free admission at least one day per month. That’s right. If you were closed out of Museums Free For All Day because there was no parking…

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