President Obama is in Beijing this week, where he announced a new visa policy between the U.S. and China. What could the deal mean for Southern California? Also, what’s fueling the boom of Chinese investment in downtown Los Angeles? Then, we dig into the fan frenzy surrounding the podcast “Serial.” Next, the director “The Decent One,” a new documentary about Heinrich Himmler, discusses the ordinary life of a war criminal. And finally, a big legal fight is unfolding over mayonnaise. What qualifies the gooey white condiment as mayonnaise, versus a generic spread?
L.A.’s Chinese Investment Boom, New Visa Policy, and the Great Mayo War
From this Episode:
New U.S.-China Visa Policy
President Obama is in Beijing at the APEC summit of Pacific Rim leaders this week, where he announced a new visa policy between the U.S. and China. We break down the details...
7 min, 6 sec
Downtown’s Chinese Investment Boom
With changes to visa rules, we may see more Chinese people living in Southern California in the coming years. But Chinese money has already arrived in a big way --...
7 min, 39 sec
Addicted to Serial
The podcast “Serial” debuted two months ago and has already attracted some 1 million listeners and sits at the top of the iTunes podcast chart. It has also inspired a...
7 min, 58 sec
The Decent One
The new documentary The Decent One captures the ordinary life of a man who committed unspeakable acts. It’s about Heinrich Himmler, head of the SS and architect of the...
14 min, 37 sec