Executive editor for Texas Monthly magazine, and co-author of the screenplay for the 2011 film Bernie
Here’s a story that’s stranger than fiction… Bernie Tiede, a murderer played by Jack Black a few years ago in the Richard Linklater film Bernie , has been released from prison.
May. 7, 2014
from Press Play with Madeleine Brand
More people are experiencing homelessness in New York City than in all of LA County.
from Greater LA
Joe Mathews says, “If America needs a 1/6 commission, then California must have a 3/13 commission.”
from Zócalo's Connecting California
Before Lin-Manuel Miranda brought his astonishing "Hamilton" to Broadway he created "In the Heights," a Broadway musical set in a Latino, mostly Dominican neighborhood of Washington…
from Film Reviews
For African Americans, June 19 (Juneteenth) is both a celebration of freedom and an occasion of somber remembrance.
from Life Examined
David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report for June 17, 2021.
from David Lynch Theater Presents: Weather Report
With California fully reopening on June 15, many restaurants are poised to drop capacity limits and masks.
from Good Food
It turns out that clinicians are not very good at estimating the probability of illness which leads to unnecessary care.
from Second Opinion
California fully reopens next week, so you may be thinking about hitting the roads this summer.
from KCRW Features
Nice to Meet You Forever is the story of Shaka Mali Tafari and his best friend Gail, a 78-year-old Jewish woman who grew up attending theatre and opera on the Northside of Chicago.
from Special Programming