405 or the San Diego?

Larry Mantle this morning took on one of the lesser issues of our time, but one that's still interesting and perplexing for locals: should we refer to freeways by their name or number? I haven't listened yet, but I will. Larry was joined by KPCC Program Director Craig Curtis and "Morning Edition" host Steve Julian. Audio at KPCC

Also on "Airtalk" today: The legacy of Augustus F. Hawkins, who died Saturday.

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