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Roughly Speaking podcast: Heartbreak and the Heartbreaker: On Las Vegas, Baltimore and Tom Petty (episode 304)

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  • 0:35: Americans like to think of their country as exceptional. But it's exceptional for all the wrong reasons. In this segment of the show: Commentary on the massacre in Las Vegas, the day-to-day violence in Baltimore, and the huge challenge that current U.S. political leadership is unwilling to take — rolling back the nation's obsession with guns.  ➤Jump to this segment
  • 6:21: A tribute to rock legend Tom Petty, who performed with his band, The Heartbreakers, in Baltimore in July, part of a 40th anniversary tour that ended just a few weeks before Petty's death in California on Monday.  ➤Jump to this segment


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