Blog Beat: Richmond Rape Trial; TSA Scanners’ Danger Debunked; New Wavy Gravy Film

  • Richmond Confidential is providing daily coverage of the Richmond gang-rape trial.
  • The Snitch interviewed some U.C. San Francisco radiology specialists who debunked the notion that the new TSA scanners — at the heart of what is turning out to be not much of a mass protest movement — are in fact dangerous. But to be fair to radiation non-lovers everywhere, some other UCSF faculty members had raised concerns about health risks earlier in the year.
  • According to Berkeleyside, coming up at the Landmark Shattuck on Dec 3: Saint Misbehavin’, a documentary about the irrepressible Wavy Gravy:

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Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks writes mostly on film for KQED Arts. He is also an online editor and writer for KQED's daily news blog, News Fix. Jon is a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S.

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