AirTalk for April 12, 2013

Los Angeles schools Supt. John Deasy  sp
Los Angeles teachers announced a no confidence vote against L.A. schools Superintendent John Deasy on Thursday. The vote was overwhelming with 91 percent of teachers who participated expressing their disapproval of Deasy.
Los Angeles Dodgers v San Diego Padres
In the 6th inning of last night’s game between the Dodgers and Padres, Dodgers pitcher Zack Greinke threw a pitch that hit Padres outfielder Carlos Quentin in the arm. In a breakout fight, Greinke, broke his collarbone. What will this mean for the rest of the season?

Robot experiment coming to Los Angeles classrooms

They are called “socially assistive robots,” and they are the new, new thing in the field of robotics. Soon, these specialized robots will have a new role as teacher’s aides.
Premiere Of Magnolia Pictures' "To The Wonder" - Arrivals

FilmWeek: To The Wonder, 42, Upstream Color, and more

Larry is joined by KPCC film critics Andy Klein and Henry Sheehan to review this week’s latest, including To the Wonder, 42, Upstream Color, and more. TGI-FilmWeek!

The last films of 50 great directors

Final films are notoriously difficult for directors, and some of the end results have been famously sub-par, but is the reputation for a bad final film deserved? Is the film industry ageist? What makes these directors so important, and what goes into their last films?
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