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Robin Abcarian

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Robin Abcarian is a Los Angeles Times columnist and blogger. She writes a weekly column for the print edition about California culture and politics and posts frequently on her blog about national news. Abcarian has been at The Times since 1990, though she left briefly to host a morning-drive radio show in Los Angeles. She covered the last three presidential campaigns, and discovered that, from a fashion standpoint, Democrats and Republicans are completely indistinguishable.

Recent Articles

  • There's one thing on which they all agree: this is a watershed moment

    There's one thing on which they all agree: this is a watershed moment

    Donald Trump outpaces Hillary Clinton in nomination speech viewers July 29, 2016, 6:01 p.m. The conventions are over, and the candidates are on to the general election: • In her acceptance speech Hillary Clinton went directly after Donald Trump as someone who doesn't have the temperament to be...

  • Serious, funny, sarcastic: Obama proves his oratory prowess

    Serious, funny, sarcastic: Obama proves his oratory prowess

    Democratic National Convention, the final day: 'When there are no ceilings, the sky's the limit,' Clinton says July 29, 2016, 2:29 a.m. The final day of the Democratic National Convention is over: • In her acceptance speech Hillary Clinton says the nation is facing a "moment of reckoning" but "we...

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