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The Madeleine Brand Show for February 8, 2012

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Kids singing "Firework" by Katy Perry. They want to see their teachers return to Miramonte.
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Director Oren Moverman talks about his new film, "Rampart." It is set in Los Angeles and stars Woody Harrelson as one very bad cop. GOP voter turnout has been relatively low during this primary season. Professor Michael MacDonald tells us what that could mean for the general election. Parents react to the LAUSD decision to temporary replace the complete staff of Miramonte Elementary School, where two teachers have been arrested for alleged lewd acts with students. Plus, Luke Burbank brings you his weekly news ratings with "Awesome/Not Awesome."