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 September 15, 2011

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How bad - or good - is the quality of life of poor Americans? A Heritage Foundation report says that 42 percent of America's poor own a home, and three quarters own a car or truck. John Moe is here with the Tech Report and Randy and Jason Sklar talk sports. Does pay-as-you-go insurance encourage green behavior? And LA schools superintendent John Deasy on an earlier school year and cuts to school libraries.