When "Carmageddon" hits Los Angeles this coming weekend -- if you somehow haven't heard by now, portions of the 405 Freeway are set to be closed for over 48 hours -- you best have a solid gameplan in place if you are to survive. Whether your goal is to bike across Wilshire Blvd. or to just veg out at home watching re-runs of Cash Cab while intoxicated on a partially lethal blend of Doritos and Diet Doctor Pepper, a plan is a plan. And you should have one. Alas, if you are a true Angeleno and...Read Full Story
Carmageddon refers to the decision by the city of Los Angeles to close portions of the 405 Freeway on the weekend of July 15-17, 2011. City officials are urging residents to stay off the road, lest they face extreme delays and traffic.