02/08 Monday: Super Bowl 50 Commercials, New House Speaker on Louisiana's budget, Athlete value, Mardi Gras

Hour 1

Mike Rainey



Mike Rainey is the Chief Creative Officer at Zehnder Communications. He joins guest host Neal Gladner today to discuss the best and worst commercials which aired during Super Bowl 50 on Sunday.

Taylor Barras



New House Speaker Representative Taylor Barras on the upcoming special session called by Governor John Bel Edwards that begins on Sunday. He says there will be no shortcuts in repairing Louisiana's massive budget deficit. Barras says none of the choices are easy or ideal, but we have to face them.

Hour 2

Quinten Taylor

Arthur Hardy

Mardi Gras expert Arthur Hardy joins us to talk all things Fat Tuesday. Hardy says the beautiful weather has been a blessing this season, and hopes the wind won't play too much of a factor in tomorrow's parades.  You can see Hardy's full annual Mardi Gras guide here: http://www.mardigrasguide.com/