Boxing

Jeff Palermo and Jim Engster
LRN

Jim Engster takes a few moments to talk with Jeff Palermo about what is now Tropical Storm Harvey, converse about LSU sports and the displaced football game coming up this weekend that was supposed to take place in now-flooded Houston, and even touch on boxing and the notable televised fight that took place over the weekend.


Jim Engster interviews author Mark Kram Jr. about the time leading up the boxing match when  Muhammad Ali defeated Sonny Liston.   Jason Berry discusses tonight's episode of PBS' 'Front Line: Secrets of the Vatican."  Author,  Susan RoAne talks about the fourth revision of her number one best selling book from 20 years ago called, "How To Work A Room."

Jim Engster interviews political consultant, Gus Weill about former Governor Edwin Edwards possible run for the 6th congressional district.  Former LSU basketball player Rudy Macklin and current Director of the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness & Sports talks about the Golden Gloves boxing program.  Author J. Boyce Gleason discusses his book, "Anvil of God."