With the year winding to a close, Brooklyn GOP Radio hosts Gene Berardelli & Russell Gallo recount their personal top 3 moments of 2013 - a year full of political and professional highs and lows.
GENE: To pick up three moments that stand out to me is kind of hard because there were so many things in the past twelve months on the show. But here goes:
And, there will always be the one that got away. Pro Tip For Amanda Kohut: When interviewing Newt Gingrich, PUSH THE DAMN RECORD BUTTON! :-)
Think about it, over the last 3 1/2 years, this show has been a vehicle for people to get themselves out there in the political world (go back through our blogs' archives and you'll find contributors who became elected officials, "first breaks" for journalists just starting out, and regular contributors on cable news shows and national radio, just to name a few), and Russell and I been glad to give them all a boost along the way.
Whether it's helping "Vito and Vito" get off the ground, enjoying Bill Davidson's witticisms, earning the approval of The Honorable William P. O'Neil, III or giving Yak Attack an outlet for his... ummm, let's call them unique views, I'm proud that Brooklyn GOP Radio has been at the center of new energy in the local party that has had an impact in Brooklyn and beyond.
Here's to more the same in 2014!