The Madeleine Brand Show is a daily, two-hour program that looks at news and culture through the lens of Southern California.
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The Madeleine Brand Show for July 11, 2011

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The Cali drug cartel was once the richest and most powerful crime syndicate in the world- raking in $7 billion a year in profits. Author William C. Rempel tells the story of how one man brought down the entire operation. Also, reaction to President Obama's press conference on debt ceiling negotiations and Frank Stoltze explains why Sheriff Lee Baca wants to supervise hundreds of parolees in L.A. County. Plus, British fever. Why US and UK tabloids so different and Sanden Totten reports on the royal visit to LA.