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Stage to Studio: The Christopher Gabriel Program Trailer

Stage to Studio: The Christopher Gabriel Program Trailer

The story of The Christopher Gabriel Program is one that started in Minneapolis, Minnesota, moved to Fargo, North Dakota and currently resides in Fresno, California. From a one-hour sports and news program on Saturdays to its current three-hour weekday offering at 940 ESPN Fresno, the program’s primary focus is sports but happily veers off course […]

Barrett Sports Media: A Conversation with Christopher Gabriel

Barrett Sports Media: A Conversation with Christopher Gabriel

I’ve been reading Barrett Sports Media for as long as I can remember. Receiving an opportunity to be featured in a long-form interview was exciting, to say the least. My sincere thanks to writer and sports talk host Tyler McComas and, of course, Jason Barrett for making this happen. A Conversation with Christopher Gabriel

LISTEN: Terrorism Expert Dr. Anthony Lemieux, Film Critic Nick Schager on 830 WCCO

LISTEN: Terrorism Expert Dr. Anthony Lemieux, Film Critic Nick Schager on 830 WCCO

Whenever I have the opportunity to speak with noted terrorism expert and researcher Dr. Anthony Lemieux (Director of Global Studies Institute at Georgia State University) and film critic Nick Schager (Variety, The Daily Beast, Yahoo Movies), I jump at it. Both are at the top of their respective fields and it’s always a great treat […]

Going Up North, to The Cabin, at The Lake (audio)

Going Up North, to The Cabin, at The Lake (audio)

When I moved to Minneapolis, Minnesota more than a decade ago, there were cultural things I needed to learn about the region that would, allegedly, help me to assimilate. Specifically, things like knowing popular food items, participating in outdoor activities, and… learning MV, or Minnesota Vernacular. When I moved to Fargo, North Dakota, it was much the […]

The Favre Factor on WDAY (video)

I was on the air this morning when the biggest announcement in the history of the world came through our newsroom.  It aired on ESPN, the BBC…even a baby yak that speaks English helped Sherpas in Nepal understand the significance of the moment:  Brett Favre is back and he signed with the Minnesota Vikings.  After […]

Spotlight: Sandy Boren-Barrett, Part 2

If you haven’t already done so, make sure and read Part 1 of my interview with Sandy Boren-Barrett.  She’s got a lot to say and every word is well worth your time. Here’s Part 2: CG:  Sandy, over the years during rough economic times people have gravitated to the arts for a bit of an escape.  What kind of […]