The Callie Crossley Show 7/28/10
Sue O'Connell Guest Hosts
Governor's Council Race: Three out of the eight total seats in the Governor's Council are open, which leads us to ask, what is the Governor's Council? Chris Faraone, Reporter at the Boston Phoenix, gives us the latest on the race.
Charging For Online Comments: The debate for how best to deal with anonymous comments online continues. Oreste D’ Arconte, Publisher of the Sun Chronicle in Attleboro MA, joins us to talk about her paper's decision to charge readers who wish to comment on articles. Jesse Signal, contributor for the Boston Globe, responds.
Newport Folk Festival: The festival featuring dozens of folk artists kicks off this Friday. Jay Sweet, Editor-At-Large of Paste Magazine and co-producer of festival joins us to talk about how folk has evolved, and which bands to keep an eye out for. We're also joined by Joe Defrancesco, whose band, What Cheer? Brigade, is performing at this year’s festival.