Well, this isn’t exactly a contest you’d want to be third place in. In the new Travel and Leisure, Los Angeles is third in America’s Dirtiest Cities, after New Orleans and Philadelphia. From the site:
That infamous rep for smog is tough to shake: the City of Angels, which is No. 3 for the second year in a row, continues to do poorly in national air-quality tests. AFC voters also put traffic-clogged Los Angeles in last place for being pedestrian-friendly and in the bottom three for overall quality of life.