For every $1 of federal funding, public broadcasting stations raise more than $6 from local sources — a tremendous return and a successful public-private partnership. Still, the new administration is proposing to eliminate this funding and leave millions of Americans without what they believe is the most trusted source of news, information and early education in the country.
Matthew reviews OLYMPUS HAS FALLEN, discusses the Blu-Ray releases of LES MIS, THE HOBBIT, ZERO DARK THIRTY and BADLANDS and chats with film music blogger Brian G. Hartz and his wife Monica. The segment WHAT IS COBY WATCHING rises from the ashes. Plus, FILM SOCEYOLOGY is used as a stepping stone in a co-worker's 40th birthday scavenger hunt. It happens.