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'Leonard Maltin's Movie Guide,' final edition — a death in the family

R.H. Greene talks with Leonard Maltin and critics about the death of Maltin's indispensable movie guide. The 2015 edition is the last one.
"More American Art" is a great way to christen tons of new gallery space and show that the Huntington isn't just "The Blue Boy."
HUMBOLDT SURVIVOR
In April, a FedEx truck slammed into a bus full of high school seniors from Southern California, on their way to tour Humboldt State University. Five of the students died, and the survivors, many of them injured, had some big decisions to make, including where to go to college.
The Rentals
Matt Sharp's synth-heavy solo project, The Rentals, is back again with a new album featuring contributions from members of the Black Keys, Lucius, and Ozma.
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Since you asked, here's Off-Ramp's theme music

We get questions from listeners just about every week and by far the most common one we get is: what’s your theme song?
Matt the Mattress - Mattress Tracker
Will it go to a landfill? An unlicensed refurbish? The house of a person who really, really wants a mattress? We'll have that here, and more updates.
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Dive into a synchronized swimming renaissance with Aqualillies

A few years ago, synchronized swimming seemed like a lost art, but now synchronized swimmers are surfacing in everything from fashion ads to music videos.
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Los Angeles had America's first Wrigley Field

Built in 1925, the first Wrigley Field was a perfectly symmetrical ballpark on the corner of 42nd Place and Avalon Boulevard in South Central L.A.
Clancy Imislund Midnight Mission
Since 1974, Clancy Imislund has been the managing director for Skid Row's Midnight Mission. But in 1958, Imislund was homeless, jobless and too sick to sell a pint of blood.

LA City Archive: How LA prepped for nuclear war in the 1950s

Inside Box B-2196 in the Los Angeles City Archive, you’ll find how the city prepared citizens for the worst disaster of all — nuclear attack.