Open Mike – Friday 8/12/16

Featuring:

Steve MacQueen – Artistic Director Flynn Center
Topic: information about how he got into promoting the arts, the process that goes into picking acts that come to the Flynn, a preview of upcoming performances, what are some of the renovation enhancements at the Flynn and why are the arts so important to showcase in Vermont?

Bob Ney – Talk Media News
Reporting on the effort by some national security personal to make the fight against ISIS appear to be more successful than it operationally is, is Donald Trump giving up on the race for the White House, is CNN not covering Hillary Clinton’s e-mail use story, voters trust issues with both presidential candidates, a reflection on the growing amount of Republican leaders not supporting Trump’s bid for the Oval Office and is the GOP trying to get Trump off the ticket?

Shannon Billings – Radio Vermont Group
Topic: her first day at WDEV just a week after hurricane Irene tore through Vermont, where she grew up, why she chose her career path, her love of horses and her love of small business environments.