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

Patt Morrison for

Patt Morrison for May 21, 2012

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Dharun Ravi sentenced to 30 days after roommate commits suicide

The former Rutgers University student was convicted of crimes related to secretly recording Tyler Clementi and a male companion in their room.
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Senators Charles Schumer and Bob Casey think Eduardo Saverin’s primary motivation for renouncing his U.S. citizenship last year was to avoid paying taxes on his stake in Facebook post-IPO.

Clifton’s Cafeteria may boast oldest neon in the world

Renovators of Clifton’s Cafeteria in downtown Los Angeles have uncovered what they think is the oldest neon light bulb in the world.

How bad is hyper-partisanship in the US government?

“It’s Even Worse Than It Looks,” according to Thomas Mann and Norman Ornstein, whose new book explains how our existing political system is operating in a state of adversarial culture war that threatens the very fabric of American society.
Police Confiscate 230 Kilos Of Cocaine At Hamburg Port
Will reducing the personal possession of drugs like cocaine, heroin, and methamphetamine from a felony to a misdemeanor help California’s budget woes?
Apocalypse Redux
It was exactly a year ago today that local preacher and Family Radio founder Harold Camping predicted the world was going to end.
Sascha Rice's film “California State of Mind – The Legacy of Pat Brown” examines Brown’s impact on the state and how his legacy has influenced the contemporary challenges California faces.

Recent Episodes from Patt Morrison

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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