"Porch Pirates" cartoon by Bert Ring for the Burbank Leader.
As we saw recently in this column, some language terms are fun to learn. Squinting modifier. Dummy operator. Eggcorn. Larfs all around.
A former mayor of Burbank, restaurateur Gary Bric shares his thoughts on the closure of his business, the Ramp, while another letter writer laments its loss to the community. Also, Councilman Bob Frutos offers holiday wishes.