Kristina McMorris - Author
From New York Times bestselling author Kristina McMorris comes an ambitious and heartrending story of immigrants, deception, and second chances. -amazon.com. "The Edge of Lost," 4th book from author Kristina McMorris, is about growing up on Alcatraz island. She explains how she has always been fascinated with Alcatraz and the children of Alcatraz.
John Wirt, formerly with The Advocate, joins us in studio to discuss the opening of the new Star Wars film, "The Force Awakens." And Dr. John. John Wirt talks his 23 years with the Advocate and how he is no longer there. He explains, how he has been associated with newspaper since 1983. He also talks about Dr. John and his two hour interview with him, plus his soon to be performance on January 16, 2016 at Baton Rouge High School. He also discusses the success of Star Wars over the weekend and salutes JJ Abrams on directing. Wirt contributes the original movie and pop culture to a part of the Star Wars success.
Political historian, professor and journalist Bob Mann joins us on the 2015 Good, Bad and Ugly in Louisiana Politics Awards. Bob Mann talks about the fall of Vitter, Bobby Jindal and his close on his new home, plus his 4 million dollar net worth, and Donald Trump's bill of health.