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What’s the Legal Definition of a Hot Dog?

Posted June 24, 2013 by | Comments Off | ]
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This post, written by KCRW producer Darrell Satzman, originally appeared on the Which Way, LA? blog.
When it comes to hot dogs, many subscribe to the theory that the less one knows the better the meal.
But the California Legislature is going under the skin, as it were, to define what makes a dog a dog. So why in the name of Pinks is the Legislature concerning itself …

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Celebrate LA with Villaraigosa, Garcetti, Bill Clinton and Me

Posted June 6, 2013 by | Comments Off | ]
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So now that I have your attention, let me invite you to the Ultimate LA Block Party.  Celebrate LA is produced by the City of Los Angeles and Community Arts Resources (CARS), the team behind CicLAvia it’s an opportunity to say goodbye to Mayor Villaraigosa and hello to Mayor elect Garcetti with Bill Clinton.  There will be music and food trucks to fuel the …

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What is Good Food Day LA and Why Do We Need It?

Posted March 29, 2012 by | 14 Comments | ]

This coming Saturday is Good Food Day in LA.  Does that mean my radio show is taking over the city?  Nope.  Instead you’ll find a citywide festival focusing on activities that bolster food justice in the city .  There will be Food Trucks, gardening and urban farming, Panels (yes with myself and Mr. Gold), and Cooking Competitions.  The festival activities are citywide,  but several events …

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Taco Madness Down to Final Four – Vote!

Posted March 29, 2012 by | 1 Comment | ]

 
We’re a Taco Town.  We each have loyalties to our favorite, truck, brick & mortar or restaurant.  (A restaurant for tacos?  Really)  See!  The yearly Taco Madness brought to us by the folks at LATaco.com is down to the 2012 finals.  Make your opinion count.  Plus it’s a really fun site to browse through.  But be ready to get in your car and find …

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