Prop 8 Ruling Preview
People across America are watching as the U.S. Supreme Court
prepares to deliver its ruling on the constitutionality of same sex marriage in two different cases. We’re speaking with Professor of Constitutional Law at UCLA Adam Winkler
about the California Proposition 8 case that the high court has been considering, as well as the potential impact the judges’ decision may have in the state.
Hear Adam Winkler explain the Supreme Court's upcoming Affirmative Action ruling HERE.
"Your Ideal Cat"
Are you looking to adopt a kitten this spring? In the midst of kitten season, shelters around the area are flooded with homeless litters and kittens needing adoption. UC Davis animal behaviorists’ book entitled "Your Ideal Cat"
provides evidence-based comparisons of the behavioral characteristcs of cat breeds and the genders that is an important tool for those planning to adopt so that they can pick a breed and gender best suited to their personality, family, and home environment.
End of the World Summer Movies
World War Z, a film that pits Brad Pitt and a zombie apocalypse against each other, opens tomorrow. Since this isn't unique in its genre this summer--This Is The End, After Earth, and Oblivion are also on the end-of-the-world movie circuit--we'll talk with The Sacramento Bee's entertainment reporter and critic Carla Meyer
about this trend.
Sound Advice: Record Sale Dennis Newhall
, Capital Public Radio's Jazz Announcer and organizer for the annual Used Record Sale
, joins us for this week's edition of Sound Advice with some music that you’ll be able to find at this weekend’s Used Record Sale.