Judith Michaelson, "Throw out the labels: KABC's Al Rantel Is Not All That You Might Expect in a Conservative", The Los Angeles Times, 8 October 1998, "You know, if you're a gay and not a liberal, a traditional liberal, it freaks people out." Also, Brian Lowry, "It's Profitable to Be a Little Bit Gay", The Los Angeles Times, 27 August 2003, "an openly gay conservative talk-show host on KABC-AM."
High School: Fort Lauderdale, FL
University: Oklahoma State University (1977)
Bruin Alumni Association Advisory Board, resigned