My scanner doesn't reach that far. Do you have a radio scanner? If you don't I'd reccommend buying a cheap $100 one from Radio Shack and programming in all of LAX
's 20+ frequencies so you can listed to GND, TWR, Delivery, and Approach for both North and South complex. LAX
is actually quite nice to listen to, as their layout is fairly organized from an ATC standpoint.
Are you in El Segundo area?
It only takes five years to go from rumor to standard operating procedure.