Charlie Brennan – Friday, February 14th – Joe Edwards of Blueberry Hill with Cedric the Entertainer, Grace Bumbry, Pulitzer-Prize Winning Cartoonist Mike Peters; Dr. Peter Kastor; Erin Budde; Frederick Hodes; Dr.Gregory Beabout; Diane Rademacher
LIVE from Blueberry Hill, Charlie and Debbie talk with the February 2014 Fontbonne University/Charlie Brennan Show Book-of-the-Month Club author Joe Edwards about “St. Louis Walk of Fame: 140 Great St. Louisans”. Surprise guests included Cedric the Entertainer, Opera Singer Grace Bumbry, and Pulitzer Prize-Winning Cartoonist Mike Peters, all of whom are on the STL Walk of Fame.
Charlie and Debbie celebrate the 250th birthday celebration of the founding of St. Louis with Dr. Peter Kastor, Professor of History and of American Culture Studies at Washington University.
Erin Budde, Executive Director of STL 250, gives us a rundown of the anniversary celebraton activities this weekend.
More on the 250th anniversary celebration of St. Louis with Frederick Hodes, Ph.D., historian on St. Louis history and author of “Beyond the Frontier” and “Rising on the River”; and Dr. Gregory Beabout, Associate Professor of Philosophy at St. Louis University.
Diane Rademacher, native St. Louisan and lifelong resident of the City, discusses her new book, “Famous Firsts of St. Louis: A Celebration of Facts, Figures, Food and Fun”.