Monthly Archives: June 2018

How to Celebrate the Fourth of July in California

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With the Fourth of July right around the corner, many people are getting ready for quite a show. Everyone knows that America’s Independence Day is celebrated with fireworks. These colorful controlled explosives will be lighting up the night and filling the air with a never ending sound of thunder. A good Fourth of July fireworks […]

Diverted by A Taco

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A day of fun could have ended in tragedy had it not been for a quick-thinking mom who wasn’t afraid to use unorthodox methods to protect herself from a pseudo cop. After spending the entire day at a local water park, a family decided that the best way to treat themselves was stopping at a […]

The Dangers of Wildfires

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As summer strengthens its grip on California, it is important for everyone to remember to be prepared for wildfires. While the state may be out of the worst stages of the drought that plagued us in recent years, things are still pretty dry out there. That is what summer does to the state. It bakes […]

Truly Weird Rules of the Road

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Drivers training is the time when you learn what things you can and can’t do while behind the wheel, however, it turns out that there are a few California road rules your driver’s training instructor failed to mention. The Road Isn’t the Place to Take a Nap Most of us have had a time when […]

Skip the Zoot Suit While in Los Angeles

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Zoot suits first became popular when they were donned by some of the biggest jazz musicians in the 1940’s. Once the performers started taking the stage in the bilious suits, people all over the country, including those that lived in Los Angeles, started looking for one of their very own. There was a brief period […]

What Is the Fourth Amendment?

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Here in the United States, we are granted a lot of rights and freedoms thanks to the US Constitution. Many of the most basic rights we have come from the Bill of Rights, which is the first ten amendments of the Constitution. One of the many important amendments there is the Fourth Amendment. The Fourth […]

Are Door-to-Door Warrantless Searches Legal?

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In 2013, during the aftermath that followed the bombing of the Boston Marathon, many Boston residents responded to knocks on their door. On the other side were angry and armed members of Boston’s SWAT team. They were engaged in massive manhunt for the suspects and wanted to go through the homes and make sure that […]

Credit Card Chargebacks Lead to 10 Year Prison Sentence

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When most people hear about credit card fraud, they automatically think about things like identity theft or card holders who don’t pay off their balance each month. Few are aware that there’s another type of credit card fraud that involves credit card charge-backs. When you pay for an item only to decide that you no […]

Do You Know about These Firework Laws in California?

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Whenever anyone mentions the Fourth of July, you can bet that everyone’s first thought is fireworks. These colorful little explosives go hand in hand with the holiday, in fact, this is so true that you can’t buy most fireworks in California unless the holiday is just around the corner. While this may be inconvenient for […]

Annoying Neighbors Getting to You?

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When you move into your first house or apartment, you’re faced with new problems that you previously never considered before. Things like what kind of paper towels to buy, where to do laundry, how to do laundry, and many other adult tasks. When you decide on a first home, you mainly are focused on appearances. […]