Charlie Brennan – Friday, November 22nd – KMOX’s Ron Jacober and Pres. Kennedy; Taylor Branch on JFK and Civil Rights; Charlie Brennan Roast; and Eric Wulff and Ron James on Covenant House Missouri
Charlie and Debbie talk with Sports Hall-of-Famer and KMOX Host Ron Jacober about his experience meeting President John F. Kennedy.
Pulitzer Prize-Winning Author Taylor Branch talks about the Kennedy years, the Civil Rights movement, and his book, “The King Years”.
Eric Wulff, lead singer for the STL-based band, Vote for Pedro, and concert promoter, and Ron James, Dir. of Development & Communication for Covenant House Missouri, tell us about an upcoming holiday concert to benefit Covenant House Missouri and homeless youths. (Date: Dec. 15, 7:00 PM, The Pageant, For tickets, go to ticketmaster.com, or The Pageant Box Office)
Charlie plays his interview with CBS News’ Bob Schieffer, who tells the story of his covering the JFK assassination and receiving a call from Lee Harvey Oswald’s mother.
Charlie plays his interview with former NBC reporter and PBS’ NewsHour Co-Founder Robert MacNeil who talks about his story of covering the JFK assassination in Dallas 50 years ago, and running into Lee Harvey Oswald.
Part 1 – Charlie plays portions of Wednesday evening’s Charlie Brennan Roast, to benefit Mathews Dickey Boys’ and Girls’ Club of St. Louis. Host was STL Cards’ Broadcaster John Rooney, with”Roasters” Ray Hartman, Wendy Wiese, Kevin Killeen, Debbie Monterrey, DJ Wilson, Alvin Reid, and Bill McClellan.
Part 2 – More from the Charlie Brennan Roast.