This week, Candace and Tom sit down with award-winning journalist Alec MacGillis to discuss the darker side of Amazon HQ2, the widening gap between rich cities and poor cities, and the days when Howard County had 24 reporters covering the local beat.
Thank you to La Palapa in Ellicott City for hosting!
Book: Ghettoside: A True Story of Murder in America by Jill Leovy
Movie: Sorry to Bother You
Music: Indie Music (Kurt Vile, War on Drugs)
Unpopular Benign Opinion: “I like oatmeal”
Podcast: Sarah Koenig’s Serial
Best Meal in Maryland: Chicken Wings from iBar
Event: Celtic Solstice 5 Miler
How to Elevate MD: Support local journalism