Archive for February, 2009

Thomas Robisheaux & Nancy Leong

February 27 . 2009

Historian Thomas Robisheaux talks about The Last Witch of Langenburg and later living on $25 a week with Nancy Leong. How did she manage?

Siddharth Kara

February 25 . 2009

Siddharth Kara author of Sex Trafficking.

Susan Jacoby

February 24 . 2009

Susan Jacoby with The Age of American Unreason.

Charles Duelfer

February 23 . 2009

Charles Duelfer, served as the deputy chairman of the United Nations weapons inspection organization (the UN Special Commission on Iraq—UNSCOM) and his latest book is Hide and Seek.

Debbie Schlussel

February 19 . 2009

Barry talks to conservative political commentator, Debbie Schlussel about the Oscar picks and other news stories.

Daniel Tammet

February 18 . 2009

Daniel Tammet, one of the world’s 50 living autistic savants and author of Embracing the Wide Sky: A Tour Across the Horizons of the Mind.

Ernest Ishook

February 17 . 2009

Former Oklahoma congressman, Ernest Istook on the stimulus bill says show me the money.

Michael Schuerer & Lisa Weasel

February 13 . 2009

Former CIA veteran Michael Schuerer Marching Toward Hell: America and Islam After Iraq. Later Professor and author Dr. Lisa Weasel with Food Fray: Inside the Controversy Over Genetically Modified Food.

Ronald Johnson & David Reynolds

February 12 . 2009

Former major league baseball player sued by girlfriend who contracted AIDS from him. Ronald Johnson with the AIDS Action Council joins us. Later in the hour,  the year of Abraham Lincoln and abolitionist, John Brown with David Reynolds, distinguished professor at the CUNY Graduate Center.

Doug Henwood & Kate Hanni

February 11 . 2009

The President’s stimulus bill with Left Business Observer editor, Doug Henwood and then airline delays and passenger rights with Kate Hanni, FlyersRights.org