Thursday, November 24, 2016

11/24 Best of Bascomb, Weber

Talkback Thur  24 Nov 2016 
Chuck Wilder Noon - 2 PM PST
"Happy Thanksgiving Most Americans acknowledge the first Thanksgiving as a meal shared by Pilgrims and Native Americans in 1621. However, the holiday was not official until declared so by Abraham Lincoln in 1863."
                                Todays Talkback is an Encore Broadcast 

Hour 1
Neal Bascomb is a national award-winning and New York Times best selling author of a number of books, all non-fiction narratives, all focused on inspiring stories of adventure or achievement .Born in Colorado and raised in St. Louis, he is the product of public school and lots of time playing hockey. He earned a double degree in Economics and English Literature at Miami University (Ohio), lived in Europe for several years as a journalist (London, Dublin, and Paris), and worked as an editor at St. Martin’s Press (New York). In 2000, he started writing books full time. Discussing his latest: THE WINTER FORTRESS: THE EPIC MISSION TO SABOTAGE HITLER’S ATOMIC BOMB.
Hour 2
Mark Will-Weber is a seasoned journalist and magazine editor as well as an aficionado of both military and presidential history. Mr. Will-Weber  is the great-grandson of Civil War general J. K. Robison, who led the 16th Pennsylvania Cavalry during the campaign leading up to Lee’s surrender. His grandfather, Col. Charles Isiah Faddis, served in three wars (Mexican Border, World War I, and World War II) and served as a United States congressman from 1933 to 1942.  A former senior editor at Runner’s World magazine, Mark  has an extensive background in journalism, and has written for publications including the New York Times, the Boston Phoenix, the Allentown Morning Call, Men’s Journal, and Men’s Health. He is the author of The Running Trivia Book: 1001 Questions from the Springs to the Marathon, Run for the Diamonds: 100 Years of Foot racing in Berwick, Pennsylvania, and The Quotable Runner. His Latest books are: “Drinking with the Democrats” and “Drinking with the Republicans”  Mark writes about the drinks, drinking habits, secrets and scandals involving presidents and alcohol. "Discussing the books"
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