Museum of Ice Cream

It's not really a museum – the Museum of Ice Cream, which officially opens Saturday, April 22, 2017 is better described as an art installation of treats and photo ops. Need to sweeten the deal? Admission includes samples from local shops like McConnell's and CoolHaus.

The audacity of 'woke'

The meaning of the word "woke" used to be so simple before modern culture co-opted it. In some circles, "woke" has taken on a deeper meaning. Listen on kpcc.org.

Girl At The White Horse

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Girl at the White Horse, a new bar in East Hollywood, is set to open on Monday, Feb. 27, 2017. The spaced used to be the famed Los Angeles dive bar, The White Horse Inn. The new venue is owner Reza Fahim’s second Los Angeles bar. Fahim owns Tenants of the Trees in Silverlake.

Broke

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Interest in solving homelessness has intensified over the past year. But there’s a side to the crisis that hasn’t garnered as much attention — entire families are slipping into homelessness. There are more than 16,000 homeless families in Los Angeles County alone.

Hear the full story at kpcc.org/broke.

Photos by Maya Sugarman/KPCC.

The Hairstyles of Key & Peele

Amanda Mofield, department head hairstylist for the Comedy Central show, “Key & Peele,” did 32 different looks for the first East/West College Bowl skit.

We did three of those [sketches], so I had [96] of those characters that they had to be,” said Mofield. “So whatever hair I could find, we would throw it together.
— Amanda Mofield

What happens if California passes Prop 64?

This November, Californians will decide whether to legalize recreational marijuana. What could happen if we pass Proposition 64?

We’ll be delving into this question Monday, September 5 at 10am on KPCC. Listen live and find out more at kpcc.org/pot.

Hear more at kpcc.org/pot.

Video produced by Maya Sugarman/KPCC.

Music:

“RSPN” by Blank Kytt.

“Night Owl” by Broke For Free.

“Jazzer Incisors” by Podington Bear.