The St. Louis region is abundant with history and culture. In February, the rich heritage of the African American community is celebrated in a variety of ways at venues around the area.
“He certainly is deserving of being in the Hall of Famous Missourians,” Speaker of the House Rep. Steve Tilley said calling Limbaugh one of the most recognized radio personalities in the country.
John and Michael talk with SLU Political Science Professor and Vietnam veteran Dr. Timothy Lomperis about the end of the Iraq war; with Author David Pietrusza about his book, “1948: Harry Truman’s Improbably Victory”; with Conductor Rick Benjamin, author of “Treemonisha”, an opera written by Ragtime’s Scott Joplin; and with Actor Stefan Karl, the actor playing “The Grinch” in “How the Grinch Stole Christmas”, currently at the Peabody Opera House in STL.
What lured the ragtime composer to travel to the then remote suburb from his apartment in the city?