By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Rich Diddy isn't the problem -- inequality is
Placeholder Image
Seldom has anybody’s scholarship kicked up so much controversy. Critics are outraged that UCLA, strapped for cash in California’s budget crisis, has awarded a $54,000 merit-based athletic scholarship to Justin Combs, son of hip-hop impresario Sean “Diddy” Combs, who hardly needs the cash. You don’t have to live in California to understand the outrage.