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Mountain lion P-22 should have a real name; bring on the suggestions!
Mountain lion P-22 should have a real name; bring on the suggestions!

When we wrote an editorial last week suggesting that the mountain lion P-22, who strolled out of his usual Griffith Park habitat and temporarily hunkered down in the crawl space of a nearby Los Feliz house, should be given a proper name, our readers took up the challenge. “Jack,” offered a reader named—yes, you guessed it -- Jack. “Randy,” suggested another. "He is looking for love and he loves L.A." (We did a round-up of suggestions.) Reader Pam Carlisle had a similar but more elegant take on that "lion on the make" meme. She sent it to Martha Groves, my colleague in the California section who has written in detail about the wanderings...

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