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Letters: Civil Disobedience

A listener called-in to ask: Can I get arrested for using the public beaches of Malibu?

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Coffee TV on 13 by Blur Mushroom on Let it Die by Feist
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People of LA Unite! Park in Malibu

Beach watchdog Jenny Price points out an illegal "No Parking" signs on PCH. The city of Malibu put them up at homeowners' requests, but they're illegal.
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How to Stay On the Beaches

Not only are there misleading signs on PCH, but homeowners erect them on the road as well.
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Malibu Beach Victory

Jenny Price tells us how activists got access to to public beach near David Geffen's house.
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Straight Story

Novelist Susan Straight was born and raised in Riverside. She sets most of her stories there, but for her sixth book, A Million Nightingales, Straight looked east to Louisiana. Straight explains the turn and reads from her novel.
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John's veggie-mobile goes high-end

John fills his Mercedes up with veggie oil at Providence, a restaurant in Hollywood. While there, chef-owner Michael Cimarusti tells John about sustainable seafood.
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Summer Jobs

At a new city jobs program a few days ago, LA City officials disclosed their first summer jobs. Off-Ramp intern Andrea Domanick went to ask ordinary citizens: what was their first?
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Artists at Eden's Edge

Hammer Museum is showing a major exhibit of contemporary art called Eden's Edge. Lari Pittman is one of the featured artists.

Instrument or not?

Queena brings you the sound of the Ten Theremin Orchestra, which played at Disney Hall recently.