Charlie Brennan – Friday, February 1st – Chili and Superbowl, Don Lents on Mayor Ed Koch, Nick Turse on Vietnam War
It’s Superbowl Sunday,and there will be lots of chili-making. Charlie talks with Jane Butel, author of Chili Madness, for tips on making the best pot of chili.
Don Lents, Chairman of the STL law firm Bryan Cave, discusses the passing of the former Mayor of New York and Koch’s role at Bryan Cave.
STL Attorney Bryan Edwards answers Charlie’s question, Can a restaurant legally tack on an 18% gratuity to a diner’s bill?
Charlie talks with Nick Turse, managing editor of TomDispatch.com, about the nomination of Senator Chuch Hagel as Sec’y of Defense, and about his new book, Kill Anything That Moves: The Real American War in Vietnam.
Charlie talks with Professor Richard Vedder of Ohio University abut his article on labor-force participation declining due to soaring gov’t benefits.