Cara Spencer and Scott Ogilvie07/21/14
Cara and Scott explain their frustration with the proposed Amendment 7, a bill that would increase the sales tax in Missouri to pay for road improvement. You can find out more about why they oppose the amendment by visiting the website Vote No on...
Aunt Ruth Special
DJ is joined by his brother Tim as they remember their late Aunt Ruth the way she wanted: through a number of amusing anecdotes from her life.
Dave Leipholtz and Marius Johnson
Dave and Marius talk about their not for profit, Better Together, and their work researching what benefits and disadvantages are brought about by the separation of St. Louis City and County. You can find out more about their research at...
Reporter and author Kevin Killeen talks about his new book Try to Kiss a Girl. DJ and Kevin trek their way through serious topics such as family vacations and learning as a child about the birds and the bees. You can follow Kevin's twitter...
Author Jim Merkel talks about his new book, The Making of Icon. Jim gives details about the building of the Gateway Arch and the controversy surrounding it during its inception. You can check out Jim's website here.
DJ chats with Toby Weiss, architect, photographer and musician, about the history behind the show Masters of Sex and the north and south divide of St. Louis. DJ also attempts to pronounce millenial. You can check out Toby's website or follow her on...
Journalist Traci Angel discusses with DJ the history of the infamous Lake of the Ozarks as well as the current pollution problems it is having. You can find out more about her research on the lake by checking out her new book The Scars of Project 459.
DJ talks with John Posey, member of the National Climate Assessment Development and Advisory Committee, about climate change and how it is affecting our society currently and how it will in the future. You can find out more about climate change by...
Alderman for the 6th Ward in St. Louis, Christine Ingrassia talks about her efforts to increase voter participation in local communitites. You can find out more about Christine and what issues she tackles by visiting her website at...
Tom Villa, alderman of Saint Louis' 11th ward, discusses current local issues including responding to concerns about crime in the area, unusual complaints from citizens, potential adjustments to the state's sales tax, and the capital improvement bond...
Scott Ogilvie, alderman of the 24th ward here in St. Louis jams with DJ about his switch to running as a democrat, the inaccessability of seeing how your representatives vote, and why bike lanes are important. You can follow Scott on Twitter...
DJ talks politics with Lana Stein, professor at UMSL and contributer to the St. Louis Beacon. Lana goes in depth about Woodrow Wilson's foreign policy as well as present issues like the Ukraine conflict.
Editorial Page Editor for the St. Louis Post Dispatch Tony Messenger talks with DJ about his Broncos fandom, his opinion on the marajuana laws in Missouri, and what it's like working at the Post. You can hit up Tony on his twitter @tonymess.
Steven Brawley and Sharon Smith
DJ chats with Steven and Sharon about their work of rounding up projects by the LGBT community and documenting it for future generations. You can find out more about Steven's work by visiting his website stlouislgbthistory.com.
Tim Fitch, Police Chief
Tim Fitch talks about his upcoming retirement plans from his current post as Police Chief of St. Louis. We also hear his opinion on crime statistics in St. Louis, why he isn't planning on running for public office as well as what his favorite cop...
Jon Payne, Show Me Cannabis
DJ talks with Show Me Cannabis's executive director, Jon Payne, about petitioning Missouri to legalize marajuana. They touch on how Colorado and Washington have been affected by their legalization and how Missouri is starting to lean in the direction...
Ken Warren, SLU Professor
Ken Warren, professor of political science and public policy at St. Louis University, discusses his studies on red light cameras. If you've ever gotten a ticket from a traffic camera or just wondered about their general effectiveness, this episode is...
Virvus Jones, former comptroller in St. Louis, discusses the many aspects of the public education system in St. Louis. You can follow Virvus on twitter at @VirvusJ.
Byron Kerman Quote Christmas Special
It's Christmas time! And you know what that means: the 2nd annual quote show with guest Byron Kerman.
Vince Schoemehl and Margaret Frievogel
Vince Schoemehl, former mayor and current Grand Center president, and Margaret Frievogel of St. Louis Public Radio and St. Louis Beacon stop by for the first show at the Larry J Weir Center to discuss the development of Grand Center and new challenges...
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