Month: August 2017

Episode 11 With Howard County Historical Society’s Shawn Gladden

 

Show Notes

Thanks to Joe’s Place Deli for their always warm and friendly hospitality!

 

3 Things We’re Thinkin’ About

HoCo Confederate memorial

Courtney Watson running in 9B

Democrats Destroyed Baltimore?!?

 

Howard County Historical Society‘s Shawn Gladden

Confederate memorial, how it got there and where it’s going

Lost Cause revisionism

Robert E Lee

Howard Dragoons

Criticism of HoCo Historical Society’s marketing material

HoCo Historical Society’s programs

HoCo Historical Society’s Archive at HCPSS Miller Branch

HoCo Historical Society’s Museum in Main St District

 

Shawn’s Rapid Fire

Book – Battle Cry of Freedom: The Civil War Era

Movie – The Defenders

Music – Stony Hill [Explicit]

Most unpopular benign opinion – can’t stand current pop music

Podcast – Hard Core History

Meal – White Oak Tavern’s burger

Event – Main Street Music Festival

How Elevate Maryland – amiable political discourse

 

Events

Merriweather Movie Night

Police Pace

Under The Harvest Moon

How To Build Grassroots Power

50th Birthday Interfaith Service at Chrysalis

Episode 10 With Horizon Foundation’s Nikki Highsmith Vernick

Show Notes

Thanks to Joe’s Place Deli for their always warm and friendly hospitality!

 

3 Things We’re Thinkin’ About

mandatory minimums
Plan Howard Academy
Meatless Monday

 

The Horizon Foundation’s Nikki Highsmith Vernick

Horizon Foundation’s mission
Bikeway
Bike Master Plan
Grassroots advocacy
Bike Share program
Mental health programs
End of life planning
Changemaker Challenge
Future Horizon Initiatives

 

Nikki’s Favorites

Book – Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis
Movie – The Emoji Movie
Music – Katy Perry
Snow Cones (called Water Ice by Nikki – strawberry)
Best Meal – Nikki’s husband’s Italian cooking
Event – Open Streets

 

Events

Tom’s vacation!!