Download here or click below to play, (or watch the video at the bottom of the page!) Over the past week, we've met five of the six Democrats vying to be my congressional representative... well Florida's 23rd Congressional district. Today, we'll meet the two candidates running to take on Florida's governor. I actually spoke with Charlie Crist and Nikki Fried in September, but not much has changed since then. So, as I'm still in pain from fracturing two ribs, today, we'll listen back to those interviews. I still have to decide which one I'm voting for in the primary, and [...]
Nicole recaps last night's farce of a gubernatorial debate, including the fan-tastic idiocy of Rick Scott. Randi Weingarten, president of AFT (the 2nd largest teachers union) joins to tell about this morning's conference call on Ebola. And Amy Simon of She's History brings some fabulous female facts.
I was born in New York City, and lived in Queens until my family moved to Florida on the day I finished 6th grade. After graduating from the University of South Florida, I moved back to New York, working in radio there for five years (until a relationship brought me to Los Angeles- a story for another day). I love New York, and will always consider it, in some sense, home. I also adored Governor Mario Cuomo. The picture above was taken in 1984 or 1985, when I produced a monthly statewide "Ask the Governor" radio show. (Another aside: [...]
***Update*** Sorry for the mixup on the live stream last night. Here is the entire Q&A segment from last night. Please watch and share liberally! *** Tonight, beginning right around 8pm ET, Nicole Sandler will host a Q&A session with Senator Nan Rich at the South County Civic Center in Delray Beach, presented by the Boca Raton-Delray Beach Democratic Club. We'll stream the question and answer session live on our YouTube channel. (see update below!) Just click the link or the logo above to get the live stream. And please don't forget to hit the channel's subscribe button when you're [...]
Randi's headed to NY to guest on Joy Behar's TV show tonight, so I'll be filling in for her today. And that's a good thing, as there's so much to talk about today... I ran out of time this morning on my show! We'll start the show with some examples of the opposite world in which the right lives. In their world, up is down and wrong is right. I'll give you a list of some examples, and then ask for your best instances of the right wing hypocrisy... My guests will include Howie Klein, who blogs at DownWithTyranny.com and [...]