Martin Luther King Jr. Day quote by MLK:. "Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that."
Lots of California advice for President Barack Obama as enters his second term. The San Bernadino Sun and Long Beach Press Telegram urge him to cut spending and focus on education reform. The Desert Sun urges him to compromise.
My bottom-line advice to Obama: Try to make sure your daughter can use this phrase at the end of your term, as she did Sunday: "Good job, Dad. You didn't mess up."
Steve Lopez outlines his ideal candidate for Los Angeles mayor, achievable through the miracles of transplant medicine.
Did you miss it?
-- Joe Mathews urges the supermajority to look beyond fixing Prop. 13 to fix California.
-- Dan Morain rides along with DOJ agents who confiscate guns -- from the bad guys we won't want to be carrying guns.
-- Yours truly wonders if Sacramento County will be duped into approving a development project with a university that doesn't yet have a university.
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Tuesday at noon is the deadline for entering our latest Steve Greenberg cartoon contest, which depicts Jerry Brown climbing out of a hole.