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The Humor Code’s Five Best Comedy Clubs In The US

While traveling the world exploring the science of what makes things funny, we stumbled on an important question: What makes a good comedy club? According to many of the comics we interviewed, a “good room” is one that’s dimly lit, densely packed, with hard chairs, low ceilings, a red curtain, and nothing at all that’s blue.

04/01/2014

Triple Threat co-authors  Jed Rubenfeld and Amy Chua (CBS)

‘Tiger Mom’ Author Stirs New Controversy In Book Examining Race, Success

Amy Chua, the self-proclaimed “Tiger Mom” who set off a fire storm about her extreme parenting in 2011 is back with a new book. In “Triple Package” the author and her husband, Jed Rubenfeld have more to say about why certain groups in America are more successful than others.

02/26/2014

Liam Mayclem & Chef Daniel Boulud (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Chef Daniel Boulud

Liam joins world-renowned Chef Daniel Boulud for their Foodie Chap chat!

11/04/2013

Liam Mayclem & Chef Daniel Boulud (credit: Foodie Chap/Liam Mayclem)

Foodie Chap With Chef Daniel Boulud

Chef Daniel Boulud took some time out during his recent visit to San Francisco for Liam’s Foodie Chap chat…

11/04/2013

Kenneth Cole (credit: Liam Mayclem/CBS Local)

Kenneth Cole: Fashion Icon & Agent of Social Change

Liam sits down with the famous fashion designer for a one-on-one chat & “5 Tasty Questions”

10/11/2013

Willa Holland as Davey in "Tiger Eyes" (credit: Freestyle Releasing)

Judy Blume & Her Son On Their ‘Tiger Eyes’ Movie

Alice@97.3′s Jayn talks to famed author, Judy Blume and her son about making her book, “Tiger Eyes” into a featured film starring Willa Holland of “Arrow” on KBCW…

06/05/2013

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Narsai David Book Review: A History Of Food In 100 Recipes

BERKELEY (KCBS) – William Sitwell’s History Of Food In 100 Recipes is an utterly fascinating hybrid of a cook book and a history book. Of course, no two people trying to write the history of […]

05/25/2013

Google chairman Eric Schmidt (C) leaves after talking to the media with former New Mexico governor Bill Richardson (not pictured) upon arriving at Beijing airport from North Korea on January 10, 2013. Richardson and Schmidt met with reporters following their visit to secretive North Korea calling for greater internet freedom for the welfare of its people. (Ed Jones/AFP/Getty Images)

Google’s Schmidt Chinese Cybertheft In Forthcoming Book

It’s a sentiment that, reportedly, is shared by a number of Silicon Valley executives; but one that few, if any, have shared publicly.

02/19/2013

Students design, create and build through the Studio H curriculum. (Studio H)

Community Corner: Design-Based Education In Berkeley

A local designer and educator based in Berkeley describes her unique curriculum in her newly released book “Tell Them I Built This: Transforming Schools, Communities, and Lives with Design-based Education.”

01/20/2013

Carolyn Jones photographs nurse Germaine Williams at Johns Hopkins Hospital OR. (The American Nurse)

Community Corner: From San Francisco To New York, Celebrating Heroes In Hospitals

A new book celebrates the lives and work of those who often go unnoticed. ‘The American Nurse’ features 75 unforgettable women and men at the heart of America’s healthcare system.

11/10/2012

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