Les Miles http://wrkf.org en Gene Lyons, J.R. Ball http://wrkf.org/post/gene-lyons-jr-ball <p>Syndicated columnist Gene Lyons discusses the results of the 2012 presidential election, and a growing political divide between rural and urban America.</p><p>Baton Rouge Business Report executive vice-president and columnist J.R. Ball weighs in on LSU head football coach Les Miles’ contract extension and raise … and some local and state politics.</p><p> Fri, 30 Nov 2012 01:34:06 +0000 Jim Engster 2931 at http://wrkf.org Richard Fischer, Emily Nemens and Erin Rolfs http://wrkf.org/post/richard-fischer-emily-nemens-and-erin-rolfs <p><span style="font-family:'Arial','sans-serif'">With news breaking yesterday afternoon that Arkansas has offered LSU head coach Les Miles a five-year, $27.5 million contract to assume the same position with the Hogs, Jim spent the first two segments discussing the proposition. </span><span style="font-family:'Arial','sans-serif'">The show's producer and associate editor of Tiger Rag Magazine, Richard Fischer, also chimed in with his thoughts on the issue. </span></p><p><span style="font-family:'Arial','sans-serif'">Then, Jim finished the show with Emily Nemens of The Southern Review and Erin Rolfs of LSU Press. They discussed the collaboration between the two entities.</span></p><p></p><p> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 17:24:32 +0000 Jim Engster 2849 at http://wrkf.org