The Madeleine Brand Show for March 28, 2012

Annual Harold Pump Foundation Gala Honoring Magic Johnson And Bill Russell

Magic Johnson's role in the $2 billion Dodgers sale deal

Molly Knight from ESPN The Magazine talks with Madeleine about the sale of the Los Angeles Dodgers to an ownership group that includes former Lakers great Earvin "Magic" Johnson.
Kinde Durkee

Kinde Durkee expected to plead guilty to embezzlement

Jonathan Allen from Politico joins the show to discuss how Kinde Durkee embezzled more than $8 million dollars from at least 50 candidates in California.
FTC Announced Enforcement Actions Against Direct Marketers of Weight-Loss Products

New weight-loss pill may soon hit the market

Dr. David Katz, director of Yale University's Prevention Research Center, discusses the risks and rewards of Qnexa, the first new weight-loss pill to hit the market since 1999.
Park Slope Food Co-Op

Luke Burbank looks at the week's awesome and not awesome news

This week, Luke Burbank talks about the latest from the Park Slope Food Co-Op and Alicia Silverstone's parenting methods.
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