Bob Mann http://wrkf.org en Remembering John Maginnis http://wrkf.org/post/remembering-john-maginnis <p>It was just a couple of months ago that John Maginnis appeared on WRKF’s “The Jim Engster Show,” talking about Governor Bobby Jindal’s presidential aspirations.</p><p>“Outside Louisiana, there’s no serious talk about Jindal being a serious contender,” Maginnis told Engster and WRKF’s listeners. “But I think he’s still a viable vice-presidential contender, a running mate.”</p><p>Longtime political reporter John Maginnis passed away unexpectedly Sunday, at the age of 66.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 26 May 2014 06:59:27 +0000 Sue Lincoln 27103 at http://wrkf.org Remembering John Maginnis TUESDAY: Human Trafficking http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-human-trafficking <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Guest Host Bob Mann discusses the scourge of modern slavery, also called human trafficking,</span> with Dr. Laura Murphy of the Modern Slavery Project at Loyola University, two local activists who've created a haven for those who've escaped slavery -- Lee and Laura Domingue of Trafficking Hope, and Miriam Goodman and Katie Crank of the Center for Court Innovation in New York.</p><div> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 18:35:56 +0000 Bob Mann 25556 at http://wrkf.org MONDAY: LSU's Manship School Professor Bob Mann, State Rep. John Bel Edwards http://wrkf.org/post/monday-lsus-manship-school-professor-bob-mann-state-rep-john-bel-edwards <p>LSU's Manship&nbsp;School of Mass Communication Professor Bob Mann talks about Congressman Vance McAllister's scandal and what it means for the GOP. He also touches on Edwin Edwards' congressional campaign and Senator David Vitter.</p><p>State Rep. John Bel Edwards speaks on his candidacy for governor of Louisiana.</p><p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 15:23:43 +0000 Jim Engster 25231 at http://wrkf.org FRIDAY: LSU Manship School's Bob Mann, Tiger Rag's Cody Worsham http://wrkf.org/post/friday-lsu-manship-schools-bob-mann-tiger-rags-cody-worsham <p>Jim chats with Bob Mann, of the LSU Manship school of Mass Communications, and former press secretary to Governor Blanco, and aide to Russel Long, John Breaux and J. Bennett Johnston. Bob discusses Senator Mary Landrieu's 2014 re-election bid and her chances of winning another term in D.C.</p><p>Tiger Rag Magazine Editor Cody Worsham discusses LSU Athletics Hall of Fame policy.</p><p> Thu, 02 Jan 2014 20:23:47 +0000 Jim Engster 20803 at http://wrkf.org FRIDAY: LSU MassComm Professor Bob Mann, Author Samuel Freedman, State Librarian Rebecca Hamilton http://wrkf.org/post/friday-lsu-masscomm-professor-bob-mann-author-samuel-freedman-state-librarian-rebecca-hamilton <p>LSU's Bob Mann and author Samuel Freedman, who wrote a book about Grambling State University, discuss the state of Higher Education in Louisiana.</p><p>State Librarian Rebecca Hamilton talks about the annual Louisiana Book Festival, this weekend in Baton Rouge at the State Capitol.</p><p> Thu, 31 Oct 2013 17:03:25 +0000 Jim Engster 18199 at http://wrkf.org TUESDAY: LSU's Bob Mann, Author Duff McDonald http://wrkf.org/post/tuesday-lsus-bob-mann-author-duff-mcdonald <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Jim visits with Bob Mann, of LSU's Manship School of Mass Communications, about a recent survey ranking LSU 12th among 14 schools for academics, and othder recent events on campus.</p><p>Duff McDonald discusses his new book, "The Firm" about the mysterious McKinsey Company and its influence on American business &amp; government.</p><p></p><p></p><p><em> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 22:25:45 +0000 Jim Engster 16222 at http://wrkf.org TUESDAY: LSU's Bob Mann, Author Duff McDonald WEDNESDAY: Guest Host Bob Mann, Author Sasha Issenberg, Researcher Costa Panagopolous http://wrkf.org/post/wednesday-guest-host-bob-mann-author-sasha-issenberg-researcher-costa-panagopolous <p>Guest Host Bob Mann, from the LSU Manship School of Mass Communication, talks with Sasha Issenberg author of <em>"The Victory Lab: The Secret Science of Winning Campaigns"</em>.</p><p>Bob also talks with Fordham University professor Costa Panagopolous, who has done of the leading experimental research into using behavior modification to increase voter turnout.</p><p> Tue, 29 Jan 2013 17:42:37 +0000 Bob Mann 5416 at http://wrkf.org Michael Medved, Bob Mann http://wrkf.org/post/michael-medved-bob-mann <p>Conservative author, radio show host and political commentator Michael Medved explains why he thinks President Obama will lose the election. LSU professor Bob Mann feels Mitt Romney will be the loser.</p><p></p> Tue, 06 Nov 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Jim Engster 2492 at http://wrkf.org