KCRW's Press Play with Madeleine Brand

'Zombie Blimps', 'Prophet's Prey' and L.A.'s Craft Beer Scene

September 24, 201551 min
The Pentagon has spent $2.7 billion on a fleet of big white blimps meant to detect missile or drone strikes. Today?s L.A. Times calls it a ?zombie? program: Expensive, ineffective and impossible to kill. And a new documentary investigates the Fundamentalist Church of the Latter Day Saints and finds that self-appointed prophet of the sect, Warren Jeffs, is still running the FLDS from prison.

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