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Rufus, the giant Pacu, entertained visitors to Bahooka for more than 35 years, until the restaurant closed in 2013. Damon's in Glendale is exploring adopting Rufus, but it's a big undertaking.

Rufus the carrot-eating pacu to stay at former Bahooka

Media attention helps Rufus's current owners see that he could be the star of their new Chinese restaurant; friends of Damon's disappointed.
She remembers telling her dad she wanted to work on cars full-time. He said he was proud of her, but said being a mechanic is 'such a guy's job.'
Nathan for You + Dumb Starbucks

Yeah, Dumb Starbucks. But what does it mean?

The real question is why were people so intrigued, beyond the free coffee and a souvenir Dumb Starbucks cup?
Rufus, the giant Pacu, entertained visitors to Bahooka for more than 35 years, until the restaurant closed in 2013. Damon's in Glendale is exploring adopting Rufus, but it's a big undertaking.
Lynn Garrett of HiddenLA gives us an update on efforts to move Rufus, the ancient pacu, from the old Bahooka to Damon's.
Henry Rollins
The former Black Flag Frontman, writer, publisher and actor talks with KPCC's Kevin Ferguson about Ray Bradbury, Washington, DC, South Bay Punk and Aerosmith.
Sid Caesar With Writers On TV Set
An exclusive, un-aired interview with the late Sid Caesar, the man who invented sketch comedy for television.
Pipe Organ Restoration - 1
The organ — one of the largest of its kind in the world — will be taken apart after 30 years of playing to be repaired and restored; parts will be sent to Italy.
KPCC's John Rabe and Only a Game's Doug Tribou wonder if the Stan Kroenke's purchase of land in Inglewood means the NFL is really returning to LA.
Actress Paulina Garcia in the title role of Sebastian Lelio's "Gloria."
Director Sebastian Lelio was honored to be submitted but can take or leave the Oscars. "When it happens, you have to go. When it doesn't, you follow with your work."
Off-Ramp commentator Taylor Orci and the hose that proves there's no drought.

Drought? What drought?

There are simply too many things we do on a daily basis that fly in the face of rationing water--water that we treat like the pigeon of natural resources.