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There are a few signs that Superiority Burger  isn’t fast food as usual. In New York’s East Village, chef Brooks Headley and his team sling meat-free burgers in a dimly lit basement that seats nine, generously.

from Good Food

Hail Satan?

The title is “Hail Satan?”—but with a question mark at the end and it may look like a mockumentary, but it’s not.

Behind the scenes at the Beyond Meat factory

You may have noticed more and more plant-based burgers on the menu—most recently in the form of the  Impossible Whopper    that’s being unveiled at Burger King locations across the…

Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine: "The Chi’’

Actor   Ntare Guma Mbaho Mwine talks going from Connecticut to "The Chi".

The Destruction of Palestinians Will Be Israel’s Undoing

The great majority of Israel’s problems would be solved if the nation were able to establish lasting peace with its neighbors, says journalist and filmmaker Mariam Shahin.

The battle between the Writers Guild and the talent agencies is going to court.

from Hollywood Breakdown

In Nathan Englander’s  kaddish.com , a secular Jewish son experiments with the task of shepherding his father’s soul safely to rest.

from Bookworm

The life of a poet is rich with meaning and beauty. But the financial life of a poet is decidedly less rich.

from The Organist

This is Rob Long and on today’s Martini Shot, writers are firing their agents, even agents that they like.

from Martini Shot

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After addressing complaints that drew national attention, Laguna Beach officials are sticking with a new American flag-themed logo on their police cars.

Police cars in Laguna Beach will keep their new American flag logos

After addressing complaints that drew national attention, Laguna Beach officials are sticking with a new American flag-themed logo on their police cars.

Pulling back the dark veil of the Satanic Panic of the 1980s.

Preschool Panic

Pulling back the dark veil of the Satanic Panic of the 1980s.

from The Document

Edward Goldman talks about soul-searching exhibitions by two Los Angeles artists, Don Bachardy and Kenzi Shiokava.

Bachardy and Shiokava Digging Deep Into Their Souls

Edward Goldman talks about soul-searching exhibitions by two Los Angeles artists, Don Bachardy and Kenzi Shiokava.

from Art Talk

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is back for its 20th year, and as you’ll know already from Instagram, the desert bacchanal is no longer defined only by the music.

Coachella commission a dream come true for artist Sofia Enríquez

The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival is back for its 20th year, and as you’ll know already from Instagram, the desert bacchanal is no longer defined only by the music.

from Design and Architecture

Even if you did not make it to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival for this, its 20th year, you may have seen the work of Diébédo Francis Kéré.

Francis Kéré brings soul of Gando to Coachella

Even if you did not make it to the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival for this, its 20th year, you may have seen the work of Diébédo Francis Kéré.

from Design and Architecture

We're finally learning details about the streaming service Disney+, like when it will be available, how much it will cost, and the kind of content it will offer.

Disney goes all in with its forthcoming streaming service

We're finally learning details about the streaming service Disney+, like when it will be available, how much it will cost, and the kind of content it will offer.

from Screengrab

Children’s theatre is tricky business. It’s a bit like cooking for kids. The easy way out is all sugary sweets.

Doll hubris, anyone?

Children’s theatre is tricky business. It’s a bit like cooking for kids. The easy way out is all sugary sweets.

from Opening the Curtain

This week, you can: learn about the trans-media career of a pioneering digital designer; appreciate keshiki in Japanese ceramics; track down wildlife in Los Angeles; discuss…

5 design things to do this week: April 15 - 21, 2019

This week, you can: learn about the trans-media career of a pioneering digital designer; appreciate keshiki in Japanese ceramics; track down wildlife in Los Angeles; discuss…

KCRW invites you to attend a free advance screening of Poms from STX Entertainment. We hope to see you there!

KCRW Partner Screening: Poms

KCRW invites you to attend a free advance screening of Poms from STX Entertainment. We hope to see you there!

Past reasons that people suffered in silence, including stigma and price, are changing meaning more options to assist those with hearing loss.

The impact of hearing loss

Past reasons that people suffered in silence, including stigma and price, are changing meaning more options to assist those with hearing loss.

from Second Opinion

Brain- numbing and head-splitting (literally the latter, since the cleaving of skulls is a recurrent motif).

Hellboy

Brain- numbing and head-splitting (literally the latter, since the cleaving of skulls is a recurrent motif).

from Film Reviews