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If you’re a fan of NPR, then you probably already love Sam Sanders. Perhaps he kept you (somewhat) sane through his coverage of the 2016 election cycle.

If you’re a fan of NPR, then you probably already love Sam Sanders. Perhaps he kept you (somewhat) sane through his coverage of the 2016 election cycle. Maybe he’s always been one of your favorite guests on Pop Culture Happy Hour .

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

Why is LA so hot on flying cars? Look to Hollywood and ‘The Jetsons’

From “Back to the Future” to “The Jetsons,” when pop culture imagines the future, it often includes flying cars.

From haunted hayrides to pumpkin patches, here are SoCal events worth checking out this fall

There are plenty of fun outdoor activities to do to celebrate autumn in Southern California.

Stealthily removing a condom during sex would be a civil crime if Gov. Newsom signs CA bill

Gov. Gavin Newsom has a state bill on his desk that would outlaw “stealthing” — the non-consensual removal of a condom during sex.

LA bans protests within 300 feet of homes. It’s likely legal, but some Angelenos are furious

Will LA’s ban hold up in court? Loyola Law Professor Jessica Levinson says yes — for now.

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A legendary figure in Japanese psychedelic rock, Shintaro Sakamoto brings a laid back and experimental approach to his work. We love the old timey sound of “The Feeling of Love.”

from Today's Top Tune

While we’d love nothing more than to don our finest and dance along to CHAI’s stage choreography in person, Morning Becomes Eclectic has the next best thing: A live performance and…

If you’re a fan of NPR, then you probably already love Sam Sanders. Perhaps he kept you (somewhat) sane through his coverage of the 2016 election cycle.

from Morning Becomes Eclectic

Kelly was in her 20s in the 1980s and she was determined enjoy sex without shame...until she got an STI she’d never heard of. And so she married the first person who accepted her.

from Bodies

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In recent weeks, members of the union IATSE — the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees — have been sharing their experiences, many of them posting anonymously on the…

Low wages, grueling hours, lack of rest: Why IATSE is ready to strike

In recent weeks, members of the union IATSE — the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees — have been sharing their experiences, many of them posting anonymously on the…

from The Business

Netflix has franchise-envy. Disney’s got Marvel and “Star Wars,” and Warner Bros. has DC Comics.

In search of a golden ticket, Netflix buys the Roald Dahl characters

Netflix has franchise-envy. Disney’s got Marvel and “Star Wars,” and Warner Bros. has DC Comics.

from The Business

A close look at the health benefits of dairy products suggests the recommended 3 glasses of milk a day may not be a healthy choice.

Dairy products and health

A close look at the health benefits of dairy products suggests the recommended 3 glasses of milk a day may not be a healthy choice.

from Second Opinion

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

Eclectic 24

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

An infectious harmony of varied sounds and melodies that bridge cultures and genres.

José Galván's playlist, September 26, 2021

An infectious harmony of varied sounds and melodies that bridge cultures and genres.

from José Galván

Metropolis playlist, September 25, 2021.

Metropolis playlist, September 25, 2021

Metropolis playlist, September 25, 2021.

from Metropolis

Unearthing new discoveries, remixes and rarities, b-sides and lost classics.

Dan Wilcox's playlist, September 25, 2021

Unearthing new discoveries, remixes and rarities, b-sides and lost classics.

from Dan Wilcox

Raul Campos creates a mix of emerging artists and current favorites, bringing essential cuts from around the world and a little closer to home -- from soulful grooves and fresh remixes…

Raul Campos' playlist, September 25, 2021

Raul Campos creates a mix of emerging artists and current favorites, bringing essential cuts from around the world and a little closer to home -- from soulful grooves and fresh remixes…

from Raul Campos

Anne Litt hosts unexpected choices in progressive pop and new rhythms.

Anne Litt's playlist, September 25, 2021

Anne Litt hosts unexpected choices in progressive pop and new rhythms.

from Anne Litt

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

Eclectic 24

KCRW's all-music channel blending the collected talents and tastes of all KCRW's DJs into a single voice streaming 24 hours a day.

Cosmic breaks, cinematic soundscapes and ethereal outtakes, dipping and weaving between the folds

John Moses's playlist, August 24, 2021

Cosmic breaks, cinematic soundscapes and ethereal outtakes, dipping and weaving between the folds

from John Moses

New music. Emerging artists. No boundaries. Served fresh every weeknight, 8-10pm.

Travis Holcombe's playlist, August 24, 2021

New music. Emerging artists. No boundaries. Served fresh every weeknight, 8-10pm.

from FREAKS ONLY

What if the man who says "I'm Your Man" isn't a man? Maria Schrader's German-language sci-fi romance explores the shifting ground between hormones and silicon.

The Algorithms of Love

What if the man who says "I'm Your Man" isn't a man? Maria Schrader's German-language sci-fi romance explores the shifting ground between hormones and silicon.

from Film Reviews

It starts with 64 contenders — 32 in the flour category and an equal showing in corn.

Who will take home the 2021 Golden Tortilla? It’s down to the Suave 16

It starts with 64 contenders — 32 in the flour category and an equal showing in corn.

from Good Food

Market correspondent Gillian Ferguson finds Chef Andy Lee at the market shopping for perilla, a mint-like plant he uses to make banchan at his pandemic pivot concept, Nanoom .

Banchan: The choose your own adventure of Korean food

Market correspondent Gillian Ferguson finds Chef Andy Lee at the market shopping for perilla, a mint-like plant he uses to make banchan at his pandemic pivot concept, Nanoom .

from Good Food

LA Times restaurant critic Bill Addison has a soft spot for Lebanese food.

Seeking out homestyle Lebanese food in Hollywood with Bill Addison

LA Times restaurant critic Bill Addison has a soft spot for Lebanese food.

from Good Food

Despite geographic changes and political shifts in the region, some ingredients of Macedonian cuisine remain constant. Peppers are still a mainstay.

Finding fall comfort food from Macedonia

Despite geographic changes and political shifts in the region, some ingredients of Macedonian cuisine remain constant. Peppers are still a mainstay.

from Good Food

“There are so many things gumming up the supply chain,” says reporter Laura Reiley.

Ingredient availability, shipping delays, labor shortage: What’s causing food prices to soar?

“There are so many things gumming up the supply chain,” says reporter Laura Reiley.

from Good Food