Huell Howser: not shy but retiring ... on Off-Ramp for December 1, 2012

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Bible Storyland, worst theme park idea ever

50 years after it disappeared, a local art dealer has given the unfinished theme park, Bible Storyland, a brand new afterlife.
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Huell Howser's retiring: A remembrance

His shows told the stories of thousands of Californians and helped millions more learn about California's history. He's reportedly retiring, but he's left his mark on the state.
Vahan, Ara, and Khechig Manoogian with Huell Howser, c1990.

Kevin Roderick on Huell Howser's retirement

Kevin Roderick remembers back more than twenty years, when Huell Howser came West as a general assignment reporter for Channel 2, and then found his niche on KCET doing the long-form visits he became famous for.
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I especially wanted to know the most common thing people have him say. Turns out, some people are trying to break up Mr and Mrs Claus.
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Perfect strangers collide in our newest Instagram challenge

The winner of KPCC's "Perfect Strangers" Instagram contest talks about her winning image and explains street photography.

Paul Krassner's Groucho Acid Test

When they both took LSD, Groucho was seeing visions of gothic cathedrals, but Krassner saw cockroaches; and when John and Yoko were smoking their pot/opium joints, Yoko said, "Put another cookie on the fire."
Art Laboe was recently inducted into the National Radio Hall of Fame. After decades on the air, he still gives shout-outs on behalf of listeners. KPCC's Vanessa Romo reports.
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