L.A.'s Animal Explained By The New Yorker
Aln article extract is here: http://www.newyorker.com/reporting/2010/04/26/100426fa_fact_goodyear
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There is also a video here: http://www.newyorker.com/online/blogs...
I would never call Dana Goodyear a foodie. And while Fairfax is Jewish, it's hardly old--nothing in LA is really all that old, and Boyle Heights used to be the traditional Jewish neighborhood.
And Chadwick might have closed but it hardly "failed". Harrison Ford is a cheap SOB with very mixed feeling towards his kids. I read the actual piece and it's not going to make me stop eating there.