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Off-Ramp Recommends: Getting 'Off the 405'

It doesn't get more scenic and quintessentially Los Angeles than La Luz at The Getty
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Amina Cruz

The Rise of Trap Girl: South Gate's trans punk diva

Drew Arriola-Sands started Trap Girl ready to defend her band; it turned out she didn't need to. Now, they're at the center of LA's exploding queer hardcore scene.

REVIEW: CAAM'S exhibit on the disappearing black woman

"The Evanesced" was inspired by #SayHerName and LA's Grim Sleeper serial killer. Inky nudes appear to be sinking into the canvas. Or are they reemerging from it?

Off-Ramp Recommends: Spending a day with your "dad"

It might be weird to ask the men in our life "What the hell do you want?" under the veil of Father's Day, so to spare you we've compiled some ideas.
Degrasse Tyson Cinematheque

Robert Enger

Neil deGrasse Tyson's top 3 StarTalk guests

A space lieutenant, a social media wunderkind, and the author of a Sherlockian novel - who just so happens to be the NBA's all-time leading scorer.
Piper Laurie re-enacts "Carrie" with Off-Ramp host John Rabe

John Rabe

Good news/Bad news from Off-Ramp host John Rabe

After 11 years of exploring the best city on Earth, John Rabe is retiring Off-Ramp to take an exciting new job at KPCC.

Courtesy Hank Rosenfeld

Hank Rosenfeld's Father's Day card to his late father

Meet Hank Rosenfeld's dad Norman, 5'7¾" and broken nose from playing football for the Wolverines in 1938. Slight scent of Williams 'Lectric Shave. A World War 2 vet whose dream was deferred.

Tate London, 2015.

Review: Marisa Merz at the Hammer

“The Sky is a Great Space” fills the Hammer gallery from floor to ceiling. It draws you in and sneaks up on you. Look back over your shoulder: there is the unexpected, staring down at you.
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How 'The Twilight Zone' taught one critic everything he needed to know about life

If you were in William Shatner's place, and nobody else saw the gremlin on the wing, would you start to question your sanity? One Ohio TV critic says you better not.
Gen Korean BBQ

Jesus Ambrosio/ KPCC

Robots serve Korean BBQ at new restaurant in Montclair

The future is now. The new Gen Korean BBQ in Montclair uses robot technology to bring food to patrons in a couple minutes ... sometimes even less then that.