Joshua Zeitz, “Building The Great Society”

Joshua Zeitz, “Building The Great Society”

Joshua Zeitz says the presidential legacy most at risk under Donald Trump isn’t that of Barack Obama, but of LBJ. I asked him to explain while we discussed his book, “Building The Great Society: Lyndon Johnson’s White House.” We talked about...
Showbiz Show 2/2/18

Showbiz Show 2/2/18

This week on the showbiz segment of my show, guest movie critic Kevin Brackett (from ReviewSTL.com and the Reel Spoilers podcast) joined me to discuss this weekend’s Comic-Con in St. Louis, the new Helen Mirren movie “Winchester,” and a Netflix movie...
Andy Dehnart on Reality Stars’ Fake Followers

Andy Dehnart on Reality Stars’ Fake Followers

Andy Dehnart, publisher of RealityBlurred.com, returned to my radio show to discuss Omarosa’s return to reality television, the future of “The Amazing Race,” and Ann Curry’s new PBS show. We also delved into the New York Times story about a...
The Stars Of “Faceless”

The Stars Of “Faceless”

Last week, I raved about “Faceless,” a drama that’s playing at The Rep in St. Louis. I liked it so much that I invited its two leads to join me in the studio to talk about it. Susaan Jamshidi plays the prosecutor, Claire, while Lindsay Stock plays...
Shame On You, Stephen Colbert!

Shame On You, Stephen Colbert!

As I wrote Friday, I was outraged at Stephen Colbert — for whom I’d had a lot of respect for both his comedic and critical thinking skills (Catholicism aside) — for playing nice with Gwyneth Paltrow on his Thursday night “Late Show.” Over...