Dishonorable Mention introduces guest host and friend Mike Griffin to the pod to discuss his work on the University of South Florida consolidation committee and with the Tampa Bay Rays 2020

  • 0:42: Intros and Mike Griffin discusses USF consolidation.
  • 7:48: Tampa is expanding more than ever. Is there too much rapid development?
  • 11:50: We’re recording in Clearwater, what can the city do to brand itself like a Tampa or St. Pete?
  • 19:41 The Tampa Rays are at a crossroads as it pertains to Tropicana Field. What will happen to the Rays and how are the cities attempting to keep the franchise in the region?
  • 31:45: The hosts discuss the possibility of the decriminalization of prostitution.
  • 42:45: Mike Griffin’s #1 hit on his 14th birthday! He guessed it correctly!? And Florida Man stories!
  • 52:30: Mike talks about his wife, Melanie’s business, Spread Your Sunshine. If you followed 813area’s earlier podcasts in 2018, she was a guest and talked about it.
  • 55:40: Mike Griffin for office? He explains why or why not. 
  • 1:00:17: Final thoughts and shout outs!

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