Guest Picks: Rodney King

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Rodney King was on the Lopate Show (along with his fiancée Cynthia Kelley) recently to talk about what happened to him in 1991, when 4 Los Angeles police officers assaulted him, and what's happened to him since. He also told us what he's been watching and listening to recently.

What are you listening to right now?

       Tupac – anything & all


What’s the last great book you read?

       My own book, “The Riot Within”


What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?

       Big fan of Robert De Niro & I like cartoons – “Toy Story” is one of my favorite movies


What’s your favorite comfort food?

       Fried catfish


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