PATT MORRISON SCHEDULE
Friday, October 1, 2010
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1:06 – 1:30
Has the explosion of social networks made the invasion of privacy acceptable?
“Roommate asked for the room till midnight. I went into molly’s room and turned on my webcam. I saw him making out with a dude. Yay.” One hundred and forty characters and a live stream later, 18-year-old Tyler Clementi jumped to his death off the
Karen Sternheimer, professor of sociology at USC specializing in media, youth, and culture
1:30 - 1:58:30
The power of 3 extra years: AB12 to the rescue of
Navigating the foster care system is a tough business for the kids who must live it, but life outside of the system can be even tougher. Once foster youth turn 18 they are essentially on their own: penniless and aimless, foster kids at 18 are more likely to be homelessness, incarcerated, or addicted to drugs than the average teen. Yesterday
Trish Ploehn (PLONE), director of the Department of Child and Family Services (DCFS)
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Chantel Johnson, legislative and policy director at California Youth Connection
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- CYC (California Youth Connection) is a co-sponsor of AB12. They are a state wide advocacy organization made up of current and former youth who push for foster care reform.
Monique Molina, former foster care youth & member of the Placer Chapter of California Youth Connection
Trayvon Walker, foster reform advocate and former foster youth
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2:06 – 2:58:30
Comedy Congress from the Crawford Family Forum!
The only true medicine for the pain of politics is laughter—after all, if we weren’t laughing at the (mostly) unintentional humor emanating from
Alonzo Bodden, winner of season 3 of NBC’s “Last Comic Standing” and host of the Speed Channel show “101 Cars You Must Drive,” regular performer and field correspondent for “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno” and guest star on several TV shows and movies.
Ben Gleib, regular performer at the Hollywood Improv; you’ve seen him on the CBS “The Late Late Show,” and on NBC’s “Last Call with Carson Daly” & Showtime’s “The Green Room”; named one of "Six Comedians who Could be Comedy’s Next Big Thing" in Esquire & a regular panelist on the E! Network’s “Chelsea Lately”
Marc Maron, a regularly touring stand up comic who has had his own specials on HBO and Comedy Central, a frequent guest on “Late Show with David Letterman,” and “Late Night with Conan O’Brian” host of the podcast “WTF with Marc Maron” and a veteran host of political talk shows
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