-Dave's early years and following his father (Head of Speech Department at the University of Minnesota who also taught radio courses, worked in the public television space and did national voice overs)
-First radio jobs in Jackson, Mississippi - 3 stations in 3 years
-WZZQ Radio Station in Jackson "It was a monster in Mississippi"
-The Golden Age of Radio
-Key figures of voice in radio: Walter Cronkite, David Brinkley, Peter Jennings
-Shifting News Media / Online platforms and reach
-"I edit my own material because editing is the story telling of television" - Dave's recent exploration in creating and publishing content with the latest technology
-Biggest challenges in the industry
-Favorite parts of the business
-People behind the scenes
-Ethical concerns in journalism
-Practices Dave uses to stay sharp in his trade
-Great speakers and mentions (Kevin Spacy, Larry David, Johnny Depp)
-Advertisers in the news media space
-Is the Illuminati running corporate news?
-Managing a 7 day on-air schedule
-A conversation on literature - Books, genres, authors mentioned: Sinclair Lewis, 1984, Brave New World, Dystopia & Classic genres, Fitzgerald, Hemmingway, Cormac McCarthy
-Transitioning to Kindle: "I'm a Kindle guy 100% now"
-Elon Musk and underground car sling shots / Tesla cars
-Films: No Country for Old Men, Raising Arizona, Fargo, Oh Brother Where Art Thou?, The Big Labowski, There Will Be Blood
-Sugar Consumption and Substitutes
-Thoughts on Alcohol and Society
-Marijuana Legalization/Recent articles & studies/Dave's visit to the Federal Government Marijuana Farm at the University of Mississippi
-Thoughts on Medical Marijuana : "I think medical marijuana is a no-brainer. I think your in the dark ages if your a state that doesn't sign off on the value of medical marijuana"
-Thoughts on Rodeos
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Hosted by Stefan Lawson. 6/29/17