What happened on May 16, 2005
CALIFORNIA | LOCAL
Definitional Drift: Math Goes Postmodern Margaret Wertheim, Margaret Wertheim is the "Quark Soup" science columnist for LA Weekly and is working on a book about the role of imagination in theoretical physics.
Politicians Know Not Every Vote Matters Cynthia Corona, Cynthia Corona is a veteran L.A. political strategist who has worked on campaigns for governor, Congress and the City Council. E-mail: CynthiaCorona900 @aol.com
Portraits of the Artist R. Crumb, Cartoonist R. Crumb lives in the south of France. His new book, "The R. Crumb Handbook," is out this month from MQ Publications Ltd.
Stem Cell Agency on Errant Fast Track Michael Hiltzik, Golden State appears every Monday and Thursday. You can reach Michael Hiltzik at firstname.lastname@example.org and read his previous columns at latimes.com/hiltzik.