Open Mike – Tuesday 9/20/16


Open Mike – Topic: with many of the WWII Generation passing on, have future generations lost sight of some of the values of generations before them? Also, more thoughts on why Senator Patrick Leahy should have more debates this election year and why debates are so important.

Springer Harris – President Burlington Rotary
Topic: Information about the VT Ski and Ride Expo, what the event is, when is it, who will be there, what is the Flying Ryan Hawks Foundation, what does Rotary do, how he got involved in Rotary, and where can people get more information about this event.

Ellen Ratner – Talk Media News
The latest news about the suspect in the weekend bombings in New York City and in New Jersey, President Obama will speak at the United Nations one last time, more violence in Syria, how is the subject of terrorism playing out in the 2016 Presidential Election, how is each candidate polling, formats for next week’s Presidential Debate have been released and the latest news from Congress.

Bess O’Brien – Filmmaker & Bree Greenberg Benjamin – Director–Vt Center for Integrative Therapy
Topic: information about Bess’ new movie “All of me” — about eating disorders, why she decided to tackle this subject, what is the definition of an eating disorder, the process to make this film come together, how many people are affected by this nationwide, is this a problem more common in men or woman, what role should a parent play in trying to help a child that has a eating disorder and where you can see showings of this film.