Larry Mantle with critics Peter Rainer of New York Magazine and Andy Klein of New Times L.A. discuss this week's new film releases, including Possession, Merci Pour le Chocolat, 24 Hour Party people, All About Lilly Chou-Chou, and The Last Kiss (L'Ultimo Bacio). Larry and Andy also discuss the special screenings of Mel Brooks' The Producers and Billy Wilder's Kiss Me Stupid at the Nuart.
AirTalk dives into latest news on the Hill, including Sen. John McCain's comeback to cast his vote for repealing the Affordable Care Act, plus the GOP's move to eliminate a division of the Congressional Budget Office. We also debate the practice of civil asset forfeiture; parse through a stunning report of NFL players' brains showing chronic traumatic encephalopathy; money can buy happiness?; and more.
AirTalk explores USC's response to an investigation into the clandestine exploits of the University's former medical school dean. We also get the latest on Kushner's Russia hearing; speak with a stand-up comedian who scored a show on Comedy Central with his killer impersonation of Donald Trump; and more.
AirTalk starts with breaking news of Press Secretary Sean Spicer's resignation this morning and the appointment of Anthony Scaramucci as White House communications director. We also ask listeners to share how their views of O.J. Simpson have evolved over the years after being granted parole yesterday; review this week's new releases on FilmWeek; and more.
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