Hollis Gillespie is a comedian, an award-winning humor writer, novelist, travel columnist, NPR commentator, travel expert for NBC’s Today Show, and guest on the Tonight Show with Jay Leno. She was also at The Vortex in the beginning sipping on cocktails and jotting down stories at the bar. There are some tasty bits of Vortex History in this one. Also, Michael gets DRUNK!
This week on Vortex Radio, we are joined by artist, J Doyle Rogers. Known for making large-scale sculptures out of stainless steel, he currently has work exhibited all around Georgia. We also talk about the first people to take down the Super-Stack Challenge (aka Quadruple Coronary Bypass Burger) in under 20 minutes! There's some tasty junk food for your earholes in this one.
Navy Ogbuokiri, AKA pro wrestler The Dark Mon, joins us on our second official live episode. His relation to The Vortex is twofold. He was a part of a fake fight on The Vortex's reality TV sizzle reel and he was a competitor in the Super Stack Challenge competition recently. Although he wasn't able to take down the new monster Quadruple Coronary Bypass Burger, he came really close. Oh also, he might pick Vortex Baby Colin up in the air towards the end of the podcast... Don't miss it!
Heather Black has been working at The Vortex for 6 years and now she’s moving to Australia! Before she goes down under, we asked her all the important questions about her time at The Vortex like how she met her future husband here. Listen to this episode of Vortex Radio to get the scoop!