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10:45 am
Mon January 13, 2014

MONDAY: Ilyasha Shabazz, Scott Andrew Selby

Originally published on Wed January 15, 2014 10:25 am

Jim Engster interviews Ilyasah Shabazz,  daughter of Malcolm X and author of "Malcolm Little: A Personal Look at the Childhood of Malcolm X," and also, Scott Andrew Selby who wrote "A Serial Killer in Nazi Berlin: The Chilling True Story of the S-Baun Murder." 


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10:25 am
Wed January 8, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Kirsten Alvanitakis, Sandy Parfait

Originally published on Wed January 8, 2014 2:37 pm

Jim Engster interviews Kirsten Alvanitakis, Communications Director for Louisiana Democrats about political issues and Sandy Parfait of the Greater Baton Rouge Arts Council highlights the Laurel Street Palooza event.


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11:20 am
Tue January 7, 2014

TUESDAY: Johnny Palazzotto, Zachary Richard, Terrance Simien & Dawn Wells

Johnny Palazzotto recalls the life of the late Baton Rouge blues musician Tabby Thomas, plus cajun zydeco musicians Zarchary Richard and Terrance Simien discuss their music, and actress Dawn Wells talks aoTV's "Gilligan Island."


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1:17 pm
Mon January 6, 2014

MONDAY: La. Americans for Prosperity's Phillip Joffrion, Lt. Gov. Dardenne, Dig's Chris Brooks,

Jim talks with Phillip Joffrion, the Louisiana Director of Americans for Prosperity, Chris Brooks of Dig Magazine, actress and animal advocate Tippi Hedren, and Lt. Governor Jay Dardenne.


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2:23 pm
Thu January 2, 2014

FRIDAY: LSU Manship School's Bob Mann, Tiger Rag's Cody Worsham

Originally published on Fri January 3, 2014 10:25 am

Jim chats with Bob Mann, of the LSU Manship school of Mass Communications, and former press secretary to Governor Blanco, and aide to Russel Long, John Breaux and J. Bennett Johnston. Bob discusses Senator Mary Landrieu's 2014 re-election bid and her chances of winning another term in D.C.

Tiger Rag Magazine Editor Cody Worsham discusses LSU Athletics Hall of Fame policy.


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11:17 am
Wed January 1, 2014

THURSDAY: Political Blogger C.B. Forgotston

Originally published on Thu January 2, 2014 10:18 am

Jim talks with political analyst and government watchdog C.B. Forgotston; looking at the past year in politics, and a look ahead at what's in store for 2014. Can Mary Landrieu win another term in the U.S. Senate? Or will she be un-seated by one of her three announced GOP challengers?

 

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10:08 am
Tue December 31, 2013

WEDNESDAY: Entertainment Editor John Wirt

Originally published on Thu January 2, 2014 10:20 am

Advocate entertainment editor John Wirt looks back at 2013 in movies, music and TV.

 

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9:08 am
Tue December 31, 2013

TUESDAY: B.R. Mayor Kip Holden, Financial Consultant Andy Anderson

Originally published on Tue December 31, 2013 10:05 am

Jim visits with Baton Rouge Mayor-President Kip Holden, to talk about the first-ever Red Stick Revelry New Year's Eve celebration downtown tonight, and matters facing the city-parish in 2014.

Investments consultant B.F. "Andy" Anderson talks about the big year for Wall Street, what may be ahead for investors and some investment tips.

 

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10:28 am
Mon December 30, 2013

MONDAY: Latest Duck Dynasty Developments, Author Ben Bradlee Jr, Gene Sands

Originally published on Tue December 31, 2013 5:16 am

Author Ben Bradlee Jr. joins Jim to talk about his latest book "The Kid: Immortal Life of Ted Williams".

Jim discusses the lifted suspension of Phil Robertson of Duck Dynasty.

LSU Former Public Relations Director Gene Sands talks with Jim about his connection to Walt Disney and his years at LSU.


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11:12 am
Fri December 27, 2013

FRIDAY: EBR District Attorney Hillar Moore

Originally published on Mon December 30, 2013 10:57 am

East Baton Rouge Parish District Attorney Hillar Moore joins the show to discuss Change for the Better, the BRAVE program, and what is expected of EBR in 2014.


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