Oh yes, that's why they have the kids call in on their way to school to make
sure mom or dad are around to answer those "tough" questions.
One time, a sweet little girl called and when asked about her family she casually mentioned that her dad has cancer. After her game finished, so many people called into the show and wanted to help the family. Within a few days they got several thousands of dollars together and some more to help out the family.
Los Angelenos do have a big generous heart when needed.