Episode 9: A Failure to Communicate

John of Rosendale, NY, invites us to spend the night in his home and treats us to a spirited discussion of how a widening political rift in America is impeding progress on big issues like climate change. Also–Albert loses an eye?

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Episode 8: Hunter Mountain

Albert and Erik take the slow ride to Hunter Mountain Ski Resort in the beautiful Catskill Mountains. They talk to resort CEO, Russ about the impact of shorter ski seasons on his business, and former lift engineer Scott about the devastation wrought by Hurricane Irene in his nearby town of Hensonville. Along the way, Erik answers the burning question–Why are we talking about Hurricane Irene?