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Capitol Chat It's a mad dash at the State Capitol this week as California legislators rush to push bills through their house of origin before the deadline Friday.  Capital Public Radio's Capitol Bureau Chief Ben Adler has been following the flurry of bills and joins us with a summary of the most interesting new legislation in this week's Capitol Chat.
 
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Lama Marut As a surfer, motorcycle enthusiast, ordained Buddhist monk, and university professor, Lama Marut is accessible to a broad audience, spiritual and irreverent alike.  His unique background and easy, down-to-earth style have attracted thousands of followers of all ages and walks of life around the world who gather to hear his call for a revolution of true and lasting happiness.  Lama Marut is coming to Sacramento from June 1-3 as part of his US tour discussing his new book, A Spiritual Renegade's Guide to the Good Life.   Lama Marut will be speaking tonight from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at Lake Tahoe Community College as part of the Lake Tahoe Community College Writers' Series.
 
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Into the Earth Daniel D'Agostini has announced his first show after many years: "Looking back on thirty years plus new work."  It opens May 31 through June 24 with a reception on June 2, from 4-7 pm, at the Hanford Street Gallery in Sutter Creek. Into the Earth: A wine Cave Renaissance is also the title of his beautifully illustrated new book.
 
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Sound Advice: International Hip Hop Dimitri Bogazianos is Assistant professor in the Division of Criminal Justice at Sacramento State University and the author of "5 Grams: Crack Cocaine, Rap Music, and the War on Drugs."  Dimitri  is from New York and came up in the crack era.  He focuses on NY East coast rap.  We'll listen to some of the hottest sounds from the International Hip Hop festival.  Here is a link to one of the songs, 5 Grams.
 
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Thursday, May 31, 2012
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