Dave is joined by a larger panel today as they discuss MSU’s recent victory in the NCAA baseball tournament as well as the problems with the Detroit Tigers and the ongoing NBA and NHL playoffs.
Emily Fox reports on “The Empowerment Plan.” Smitty Smith and Matt Bliton talk about Pumpstock American Roots Festival. Brendan Dwyer discusses the Be a Tourist in Your Own Town event. David Myers of Michigan Virtual Schools talks about virtual schools and the future of online learning. Reverend Sokuzan Robert Brown talks about teaching meditation to prison inmates. Michigan Storytelling segment features Lucas Ball.
Foxy Shazam’s Eric Nally and Alex Nauth talk to us about how the hell they throw so much energy into a live show. If you haven’t checked out a Foxy show, make it a priority.
Dave goes in alone this week while Megan and Alex are away. Topics discussed include changes to the Detroit Tigers line up as well as whether or not action should be taken against the recent sports celebrities who have been braking the law.
Rocking a robe and sandals in the studio. Feeling alright. A wonderful summer night, a holiday weekend, what more could we ask for? Kick back in the chair on the porch and put your speakers in the window. I’ve got a great show lined up for tonight.
Playlist up live after the jump.
Trevor Thomas, 3rd Congressional District Democratic Candidate is on to talk about the race and general politics.
Terry link, Executive Director of Greater Lansing Food Bank and Go Local organization discusses buying local and micro consumption.
Kyle Melinn of City Pulse talks about the state budget.
Rob Roznowski, Associate President of Acting at MSU calls in to discuss the Michigan Distinguished Professor of the Year Award and MSU Theatre
An Afterglow to top off a beautiful summer day! Let’s get groovy tonight a bunch of great tracks. Playlist is posted after the jump.
Russ White talks with HGTV “green” design and home improvement guru Carter Oosterhouse; Kirk Heinze explores who’s winning the clean energy race with Phyllis Cuttino from the Pew Environment Group and talks with “The Big Thirst” author Charles Fishman about our global water crisis.
Kirk Heinze talks with Michigan’s chief sustainability officer– Department of Environmental Quality director Dan Wyant. And Kirk talks about all the plastic swirling in our oceans with Bill Francis from the Algalita Marine Research Institute. Russ White talks with MSU’s chief branding officer, Communications and Brand Strategy vice president Heather Swain.
Pat lindemann, Ingham County Drain Commissioner, on the race and general politics.
Gretchen Cochran and Dan Bollman of Preservation Lansing talk about the Preservation Awards.
Jack Ebling, author of “Tales From Detroit Tigers Dugout,” calls in to discuss Detroit Tigers baseball and his book.