Raging brush fire threatens Los Angeles area homes - Yahoo! News
Up in the Valley. Those folks have my sympathy.
It's those Devil Winds - the Santa Anas. They've been bad the past couple of days. This is the most common time of the year for them, coming at the same time that we're the driest. Yes, it's Fire Season.
Note that I'm finding it ironic that our heroic firefighters are displaying just how wonderful they are at the very same time Arnold wants to pass a Proposition against them. And how much of chance will this anti-firefighters Prop have at November's election? I'm guessing, not a chance in hell.