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 August 25, 2011

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Was Coco Chanel a Nazi spy? According a new book, evidence shows that whether for pleasure or profit, the French fashion icon was in bed with the enemy. Why your neighbors matter more than your emergency kit when disaster strikes, John Moe has the Tech Report, and Randy Sklar joins us to talk sports. Later KPCC's Adolfo Guzman-Lopez reports on two LA writers translating a poem about the fallout from drug cartel violence.