The LA Podcast

Episodes

December 13, 2021 Episode 204

Scott, Matt, and Rachel Reyes gather to talk retail theft, crime rates and public safety, the approaching return of Metro fares, and the impending departure of Eric Garcetti.

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December 6, 2021 Episode 203

Alissa, Scott, and Cerise Castle talk about whether or not “the Mayor knew” about sexual harassment in his office, how we’re poised for a snow-less future, ghost guns, and homelessness.

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November 29, 2021 Episode 202

Alissa, Cerise, and Matt join to talk LAFD lewd acts, LASD lies, LAPD alerts, and LA City backroom contracting.

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November 22, 2021 Episode 201

Alissa, Scott, and Matt talk about LA’s pollution, the Sheriff’s Metro security press conference, LAHSA’s governance, and, of course, what Eric Garcetti did this last week.

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November 15, 2021 Episode 200

Matt, Scott, and Rachel Reyes join up for the 200th episode of LA Podcast, and talk about a DUI arrest of an LASD deputy, Metro, Vaxx-mandates, and a potential recall on the LA City Council

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November 8, 2021 Episode 199

Alissa, Matt, and Cerise Castle talk Eric Garcetti, police accountability, police harassment while biking, unequal representation in film and television, redistricting, and COP26

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November 1, 2021 Episode 198

Alissa, Scott, and Matt have an update on the Mark Ridley-Thomas corruption trial, LA’s futile redistricting process, Councilmember Joe Buscaino’s potential ballot measure, and a research study masquerading as public assistance in LA.

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October 27, 2021 Episode 197.5

Scott talks to Alison Herman (The Ringer), Juliet Bennett Rylah (The Hustle) and Lindsay Katai (Infinity Train, Teen Creeps) about Nicolas Winding Refn’s 2016 horror film The Neon Demon.

Join us as we talk about witches, how LA presents itself to the unprepared, and a P22 sighting in Pasadena.

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October 25, 2021 Episode 197

Alissa, Scott, and guest host Cerise Castle gather for a packed episode hitting on vaccine mandates, LASD murders, LAFD’s misogyny, heat, drought, Mark Ridley-Thomas, and much more.

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October 18, 2021 Episode 196

Alissa is joined by co-hosts Rachel Reyes and Cerise Castle to discuss the federal indictment of yet another LA city councilmember, Mark Ridley-Thomas. Plus the Port of LA is switching to round-the-clock operations to save Christmas, homeless residents are being fenced out of MacArthur Park, and the quest to redesign the city of LA’s problematic flag and seal.

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