Gallery: Los Angeles Braces for Carmegedon

Leave it to a city dedicated to its reliance on four-wheeled (primarily) gasoline powered transportation to create a noun for the historic closing of its already infamously slow 405 freewayCARMEGEDON. Los Angelinos have been prepping for this weekend’s 10 mile closure of the interstate (stretching from the 405/10 crunch up to the 101 intersection) for months. Some residents have turned the event into a three or four day weekend leaving town for the inevitable slowdown, while others have decided to bunker down and enjoy the weekend from home. We recommend jumping on a human powered two-wheeled mode of transportation such as a bike, or perhaps using your legs more than usual to enjoy the outdoors while walking around to complete some of your errands.

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