Jacob Conrad

Story Editor, 'UnFictional'

KCRW Staff/Producer

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The answer to a 400 year old mystery is found in a parking lot.

The Bones of a Damaged King

The answer to a 400 year old mystery is found in a parking lot.

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Mitt Romney spends another week on the defensive after a video surfaces, with him saying unflattering things about voters whose low incomes exempt them from income taxes.

Mom, Apple Pie and...Wealth Redistribution?

Mitt Romney spends another week on the defensive after a video surfaces, with him saying unflattering things about voters whose low incomes exempt them from income taxes.

from Left, Right & Center

US embassies in the Islamic world under siege as an anti-Muslim movie trailer goes viral. Fed goes all-in for mortgage-backed bonds. Striking differences in Chicago.

US Film Stokes Mideast Violence

US embassies in the Islamic world under siege as an anti-Muslim movie trailer goes viral. Fed goes all-in for mortgage-backed bonds. Striking differences in Chicago.

from Left, Right & Center

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Josh Barro reflects on 2020 so far with Dorian Warren and Megan McArdle.

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Josh Barro, Megan McArdle and Dorian Warren talk about the coronavirus response, the end of the Supreme Court term and the visit of the Mexican president.

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

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A major retrospective of artist Ree Morton permanently closes this week at the Institute of Contemporary Art Los Angeles (ICA LA) after being shuttered through the pandemic.

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