Host Larry Mantle talks with Chris Reed of the Orange County Register about the latest news in Orange County. Topics include: Toll Road Blues, Pt. 2; Seal Beach Councilman's Pricey "Error in Judgement"; El Toro; OC Fire Volunteers; and, the Peter Principle, or, the Raghu Principle.
Larry Mantle talks with best-selling author, columnist, and contributing editor to Newsweek Ellis Cose about his new book, The Envy of the World (Pocket Books), that details the ways that black men come to internalize the fear directed at them by American society.
Host Larry Mantle together with critics Peter Rainer of New York Magazine and Lael Lowenstein of Variety discuss the week's latest film and video releases. This week's selections include: Hart's War, John Q, Return to Neverland, Iris, Crossroads, Super Troopers, and Last Orders.
The critics also share their reactions to the Acadamy Award nominations.