KPCC Blogs Impatient Read the Latest Post #FactsNotFear: An evolving Ebola glossary Not understanding Ebola-related terms makes the situation even more disconcerting. Herein we explain such things as "donning and doffing." Multi-American Read the Latest Post LA get-out-the-vote phone bank operates in 17 languages In L.A.'s growing Asian American community, many potential voters are foreign-born, and language has proven an obstacle to turnout at the polls. Off-Ramp Read the Latest Post Remembering Daniel Pearl: Journalist, violinist Daniel Pearl, the martyred journalist, is being remembered by thousands of concerts around the world, and one of them is Sunday in Santa Monica Pacific Swell Read the Latest Post LA Waterkeeper wants you riding dirty for the drought LA Waterkeeper is challenging motorists to drive dirty and pledge to skip car washes for 60 days. Pass / Fail Read the Latest Post New LA schools superintendent says he won't use John Deasy Superintendent Ramon Cortines ranked the troubled class scheduling system called MISIS as the first problem to fix, but warned it may take a while to solve. Patt Morrison Read the Latest Post Confessions of a fair-weather Dodgers fan Each year, they come out of the woodwork: the die-hard Dodgers fans who don't really like baseball much. I am one of them. Represent! Read the Latest Post Maven's Morning Coffee: Board of Supervisors' hiring spree Today is Friday, Oct. 17 and headlines include John Deasy's comments on LAUSD, the Board of Supervisors' hiring spree, and a defense of a campaign TV ad. The Breakdown Read the Latest Post Will new Dodgers leader Andrew Friedman shrink the payroll? The Los Angeles Dodgers formally introduced the man they hope will turn things around, utilizing some of the lessons he learned on Wall Street. The Latest Read the Latest Post Heat hacks: How to stay cool without air conditioning The county declared a heat alert on Thursday as high temperatures keep threatening to break records. Find a cooling center near you and get tips for the air-conditionally challenged. Without A Net Read the Latest Post Neil Patrick Harris to host the 2015 Oscars It's a big week for Harris. His kids had their fourth birthday, his autobiography hit stores — and now, he's hosting the Oscars. He made the announcement in a video on Twitter.