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 July 20, 2012

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How do you profile a killer?

We don’t know much about James Eagan Holmes, the alleged perpetrator of this morning’s shootings at the premiere for “The Dark Knight Rises,” in Aurora, Colorado. We know that he is white, from San Diego, and was enrolled, however briefly, in a PhD program neuroscience at the University of Colorado Denver, although he withdrew from the program last month.
Evidence Connected To Columbine Massacre Displayed For First Time

Discussing gun control after 'The Dark Knight Rises' shooting

Should gun laws be stricter, looser, or is it time for something altogether different?
A man purchases his ticket for the lates

Hollywood goes into damage control mode after theater shooting

Do you have tickets to see “The Dark Knight Rises?” After this morning’s events in Colorado, are you still planning to go? Warner Brothers certainly hopes so, but at the same time the company needs to be sensitive to the grieving families and shocked public.
Active Duty Military Members March In San Diego's Gay Pride Parade
This weekend’s San Diego LGBT Pride parade will have unique costumes, but they might not be what you expect. For the first time, the Department of Defense has granted permission for active service members to march in military uniform.

Are you surprised by the California State Parks scandal?

State Parks Director Ruth Coleman resigned this morning and at least one subordinate employee has been fired after officials learned the department has been sitting on nearly $54 million of hidden excess funds for as long as 12 years.

Taschen offers a look at 'London: Portrait of a City'

London is the subject of Taschen’s most recent edition of their “Portrait of a City” series. The big book of pictures is positively resplendent with magnificent and memorable color (and black and white) images of London spanning from the Victorian Era to 2012.

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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