Ira interviews three of the people involved in making the documentary How's Your News?
, about a team of developmentally disabled people who travel across the country doing man-on-the-street interviews. He talks to two of the developmentally disabled reporters, Susan Harrington and Joe Simon, and to the film's non-disabled director, Arthur Bradford. Songs are sung.
Funny, endearing clips from the film are played. In 2009, How's Your News
became a TV series on MTV
. In 2010, Ron Simonsen passed away after a long
battle with Leukemia. Before he died, Ronnie realized his dream of meeting —
and befriending — actor Chad Everett
. (19 minutes)
- "The Grand Canyon", Susan Harrington