May 25, 2001

Robert Shaw, writer, talks with Todd about rap music and hip hop culture in Los Angeles. He tells how many young L.A. artists start a music career in order to leave violent and poverty-stricken neighborhoods. His book is "Westside: Young Men And Hip Hop In L.A".

Tim Dugdale returns to the show to discuss latest releases at the box office. Today he talks with Todd about "Pearl Harbor" and "Moulin Rouge". Dugdale is movie reviewer for "The Todd Mundt Show" and the "Detroit Metro Times".