Charlie talks with Peg Zitko, VP-Public Affairs for the Statue of Liberty/Ellis Island Foundation, who says their Fdn. raise over $600 million in private funding for renovations on the Statue of Liberty. Charlie asks, why can’t St. Louis raise private funds for St. Louis Archgrounds renovations.
What happened to St. Louis’s population after World War II? Why did people move from the City to the suburbs? Colin Gordon, Univ. of Iowa Professor and author of “Mapping Decline: St. Louis and the American City”, explains. (Mr. Gordon is speaking at the Mo. History Museum, Sat. Jan. 29, 1:00 PM.)
Charlie talks with two-time Grammy winning Singer/Songwriter Ray Stevens about his new DVD, “We the People”, featuring his new song, “The Skies Aren’t Friendly Anymore”. (DVD available at http://www.raystevens.com)