Patt Morrison

<em>Patt Morrison</em> is known for its innovative discussions of local politics and culture, as well as its presentation of the effects of national and world news on Southern California. Hosted by

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Patt Morrison for November 18, 2011

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Natalie Wood

The plot thickens in the death of Natalie Wood

On the morning of Nov. 29th, 1981, the body of actress Natalie Wood was found in the ocean, several hundred yards from the yacht where she; her husband, actor Robert Wagner; and their friend, actor Christopher Walken; had been celebrating the Thanksgiving holiday the night before.

Employers find new ways to deal with the costs of worker wellness

New statistics from benefit consultants show that companies are increasingly penalizing workers with unhealthy lifestyles.
Tens of thousands of Egyptians take part
Thousands packed Tahrir square today in protest of declarations issued by Egypt’s military led government.
2nd Annual TV Land Awards - Show

Wonder Woman: We love her, so why doesn’t Hollywood?

We've seen almost every notable comic book figure made into a big budget popcorn movie, but alas, our invisible jet-traveling, lasso-wielding sexy heroine has never made it to the silver screen.

The Doors: A close reading with Greil Marcus

It’s been forty years since Jim Morrison's death, and still his psychedelic presence rings clear in the music of The Doors.

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Patt Morrison for September 7, 2012

Broadcasting live from the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina, we check up on how President Obama's speech checks out. And Hollywood's been at the DNC – actors Richard Schiff and Beau Bridges riff on that enduring connection. Also, Comedy Congress’ big wrapup in Charlotte – Diane Sawyer talks about her age and Mike Dukakis talks about what ifs.

Patt Morrison for September 6, 2012

It’s old home day at the Democratic Convention... that is, if your home is California. The Golden State’s Attorney General Kamala Harris, southern California Congresswoman Judy Chu, and actor Richard Schiff, he is of "The West Wing" and a new political show called "Chasing the Hill." Plus, a post game analysis of former President Bill Clinton’s address to the Democratic troops.

Patt Morrison for September 5, 2012

We’ll hear the First Lady’s speech but what does her body language say? We’ll be reading it. And, what party muckety mucks are keeping away from President Obama and staying home from the Democrats’ big dance? We’ll do the Charlotte two step.

Patt Morrison for September 4, 2012

How do the conventions look to the rest of the world? And how well do foreigners understand the electoral college? We’re polyglot with the foreign press in Charlotte. And, what did Nancy Pelosi tell Comedy Congress about Clint Eastwood and his chair?

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