AirTalk for January 7, 2014

12/9 Sheriff Baca conference 2
Los Angeles County Sheriff Lee Baca announced Tuesday morning that he will retire at the end of the month and confirmed that he would not run for re-election. His term was supposed to last until December and Baca recommended that that Assistant Sheriff Terri McDonald serve as sheriff until the upcoming election.
A pregnant woman poses on March 19, 2011

Is a small amount of alcohol in pregnancy safe?

Pregnant women are used to hearing the list of things they're not allowed to do for nine months. At the top of that list is usually drinking alcohol. Official recommendations in the US are that pregnant women should abstain from alcohol since no amount has proven to be safe.
Dr. M. Zuhdi Jasser (L), president and f
In the post-9/11 backlash against the Muslim-American community, Sheriff Baca made a name for himself as an advocate of outreach and understanding.
Forget living the examined life. Technophiles nowadays are turning to their smartphones and apps and wearable computers to achieve a better self.
Premiere Of Sony Pictures Classics' "Before Midnight" - Red Carpet
Richard Linklater’s 1995 "Before Sunrise" was a cult classic romantic drama that took a real, sometimes uncomfortably close look at the birth of a relationship between Jesse (Ethan Hawke) and Celine (Julie Delpy).
We’ve all heard the same old complaints about romantic comedies; they give women unrealistic expectations, the plots always work out unreasonably well, and the relationships in them just don’t feel real.
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