The Madeleine Brand Show for June 18, 2012

Rodney King speaks with fans before pres

Remembering Rodney King

Connie Rice, Co-director of the Advancement Project and member of the board at Southern California Public Radio, joins the show to remember Rodney King.
US President Barack Obama speaks on the

Fate of student loan legislation in the balance

Propublica's Marian Wang joins the show to discuss the future or student loans in light of stalled legislation in Congress.

Is Washington acronym crazy?

KPCC's Josie Huang reports on the Washington convention of using acronyms for the names of significant legislation.
El Rancho High School counselor Delia Madera in her office.

The often overlooked high-school guidance counselor

KPCC's Vanessa Romo reports on an often overlooked component in the college application process, the guidance counselor.
Interior of ABC's 'The Glass House'

CBS sues ABC over new show 'The Glass House'

Jack Lerner of USC's Intellectual Property and Technology Law Clinic joins the show to break down the legal issues surrounding the reality TV show "The Glass House."
"America, You Sexy Bitch: A Love Letter to Freedom"

Odd couple comedy duo preview new book

Comedian Michael Ian Black and political writer Meghan McCain join the show to discuss their new book about road-tripping across the states.
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