This NASA satellite photo (click on to view larger) depicts the widespread nature of the Southern California wildfires. Also, Art's friend, Chuck Racer has sent in two new images of the fire in Simi Valley. View Photo 1,Photo 2, Previous Photo.
In the first half, writer, teacher, and author Bill Friedman discussed the inside story of the criminal careers of the leaders of the three biggest liquor gangs and how they built 80% of the Las Vegas Strip gambling resorts from the Flamingo in 1946 to Caesars Palace in 1966.
In the latter half, founder of Black Box Voting, an investigative reporting and public education organization for elections, Bev Harris, talked about voting issues related to the presidential primaries, and past elections.