Guest of a Guest L.A.'s 125th Birthday Salute To Hollywood

by Alex Gilman · February 2, 2012

Happy 125th Birthday, Hollywood! It's hard to believe that a century-and-a-quarter ago, a real estate mogul from Kansas named Harvey Wilcox registered the area with the County recorder, envisioning "the perfect site for a utopian-like community for devout Christians, where they could live a a highly moral life free of vices such as alcohol." Well, Harvey, the tranny hooker practicing her pole dancing on the bus stop sign at Santa Monica & Highland seems to indicate that it may not exactly have worked out as planned, but Hollywood is still alive and (mostly) thriving, so kudos! In honor of Mr. Wilcox, here are some of our favorite things in the 90028:

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