Saturday, April 30, 2016

Link roundup

1. "A Los Angeles County judge on Friday strongly criticized the Long Beach Police Department's practice of conducting sting operations against gay men cruising for companionship, saying the department’s tactics were tantamount to discrimination."

Dhanidina also rejected prosecutors' arguments that Long Beach based its policing tactics on citizen complaints about lewd conduct, saying the agency provided little to no evidence of such complaints at men's public restrooms where the bulk of the stings took place.
2. "Cloud seeding returns to LA, but no one is sure if it works"

3. "Imitation is said to be the highest form of flattery. Well, in that case Under Armour has just received its biggest compliment yet."
Recently, Chinese brand Uncle Martian launched their sportswear line with a logo and font almost identical to that of the Baltimore brand.