September 15, 2011
“Gambling with an Edge” Interview
KLAV Las Vegas, 7:15 PM – 7:45 PM
KLAV 1230 AM
Las Vegas, NV 89146
The City of Los Angeles is deeply concerned with Emergency Services response times, and with good reason. One or two minutes can sometimes be the difference between saving lives and arriving too late.
For the past couple of years, to measure Fire Department alacrity (or lack thereof), the City has employed a sophisticated data-analysis program called FireStatLA. Like sabremetrics in baseball, it collates and quantifies an array of performance metrics, measuring elapsed times between 911…
Until viewing the movie “Sausage Party,” we were unaware that a scathing critique of organized religion could be elegantly disguised as an animated film about grocery store products. We didn’t know that sausages and buns — and bagels and bananas, and everything else in a supermarket — could illuminate the folly of waiting for “a better...