David Roth of Defector.com and The Distraction podcast joined us on today’s show.
Category: National Guests
David Roth 3.20.23
Al Melchior 3.14.23
Al Melchior of The Athletic joined us to talk fantasy baseball on today’s show.
David Roth 1.23.23
David Roth of Defector joined us this afternoon to share his thoughts on the Mets, Tucker Carlson’s embrace of smoking, and the return of The Distraction.
Armando Camina 12.16.22
Armando Camina returned to the show this afternoon to talk about the work of the Hope Faith & Dreams Foundation and their Kaleidoscope of Arts mentor program.
David Roth 12.9.22
As always, much ground was covered as David Roth of Defector joined us on the show to discuss Herschel Walker, Kyrsten Sinema, the state of Twitter, the Mets, and the Red Sox.
William S. Cohen 12.8.22
Former Defense Secretary and Senator William Cohen returned to Downtown to discuss the changes in the political landscape since he first ran for Congress and pathways to improving relations with allies and reestablishing collaboration.
Brian Naylor 10.13.22
Long-time NPR correspondent Brian Naylor talked with us about his career and the importance of the humanities in education. Brian will join Dr. Heather Cox Richardson at the Collins Center on Friday to discuss “The Future of the Humanities” as part of the celebration of the first decade of the McGuillicuddy Humanities Center.
David Roth 10.13.22
David Roth of Defector and The Distraction Podcast returned to the show this afternoon.
Heather Cox Richardson 10.12.22
Historian Heather Cox Richardson returned to Downtown this afternoon. She’ll discuss “The Future of the Humanities” with Brian Naylor at 3:00 pm Friday at the Collins Center, as part of the celebration of the first decade of the McGillicuddy Humanities Center.
Glen Bailey 8.25.22
Glen Bailey of Carbon Clean joined us to discuss new climate legislation, carbon capture technology, and what it could mean for manufacturing here in New England.
David Roth 8.25.22
David Roth of Defector and co-host of The Distraction returned to the show this afternoon.
Jason Reid 8.3.22
Journalist Jason Reid joined us this afternoon to discuss his new book, RISE OF THE BLACK QUARTERBACK: WHAT IT MEANS FOR AMERICA.
David Roth 5.16.22
David Roth of Defector and The Distraction Podcast returned to Downtown this afternoon.
Kyle Draper 5.9.22
Voice of the Sacramento Kings, Kyle Draper, joined us to discuss the NBA Playoffs.
Jim Kaat 4.25.22
Jim Kaat, who will be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame this summer, shared stories from his book, “Good As Gold: My Eight Decades In Baseball”, written with Douglas Lyons.