10/03 Tuesday: Sridhar Pappu, Anna Yusim, Mary Stein, Brittany Bronson, Jake Welsh

Hour 1:

Sridhar Pappu

Sridhar Pappu, author of The Year of the Pitcher: Bob Gibson, Denny McLain, and the End of Baseball's Golden Age. 

"The Year of the Pitcher is the story of the remarkable 1968 baseball season, which culminated in one of the greatest World Series contests ever, with the Detroit Tigers coming back from a 3–1 deficit to beat the Cardinals in Game Seven of the World Series."- Amazon

Anna Yusim

Psychiatrist Dr. Anna Yusim joins the conversation with Jim to discuss the the tragic mass shooting in Las Vegas on Sunday night. 

Mary Stein

Mary Stein from the East Baton Rouge Parish Library chats about author Rosemary Wells coming to the Goodwood branch. Wells is the author of well known children's books, like the Max and Ruby series. 

Hour 2:

Brittany Bronson

Contributing writer for the New York Times Brittany Bronson discusses the Las Vegas mass shooting. Bronson currently lives in Las Vegas and is a casino waitress when she isn't writing.

Jake Welch

Owner of All American Gunsmithing, Jake Welch, joins the conversation on the tragic Las Vegas shooting. Welch discusses gun control policies and if they would be effective for making a safer United States.