Respecting Your Elders

Respecting Your Elders
Michael O’Neil Callaghan interviews anyone born before 1982. Support this podcast:

Tari Lewis (Mother-In-Law)
Jan 8 • 73 min
Tari talks about her parents’ steadfast courtship in the Bronx; broadening her horizons on Long Island and in Paris; plus her obsession with The Monkees. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast.…
Craig Lewis (Father-In-Law)
Jan 1 • 74 min
Craig talks about driving with his high school tennis team blasting David Bowie, the generational divide in America in the 60s, and a high school gymnasium concert where Bruce Springsteen opened for Blue Oyster Cult. —- This episode is sponsored by ·…
Brian Callaghan (Dad)
Dec 27, 2019 • 74 min
Brian talks about everything from Desi Arnaz and Al Capone Jr. in Miami, to Georgetown during the Vietnam War, to Jim Brown and the Browns upsetting Johnny Unitas and the Colts in the NFL Championship game. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The…
Robert Brady
Dec 14, 2019 • 59 min
Robert Brady talks about his nine siblings, playing basketball at College Park, and a long line of singers and servants. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. Support this podcast:…
Ben Jones (Cooter)
Nov 30, 2019 • 66 min
Interview with Ben Jones, AKA “Cooter” on The Dukes Of Hazzard, Congressman from Georgia, my Stepdad. He talks about growing up without electricity in Portsmouth, VA, getting cast on The Dukes as an actor in Atlanta, and playing centerfield. —- This…
Chris Dugan (Pilot)
Nov 21, 2019 • 54 min
Pilot and longtime friend Chris Dugan talks about manning the poop bucket, building fireplaces, and spinning in Philadelphia fields until he’s dizzy. —- Support this podcast:
Dagem Hailemariam
Nov 6, 2019 • 62 min
Conversation with Dagem Hailemariam, an old friend straight outta Stockholm, Sweden. Simple topics included Ethiopian history; Maslow’s Pyramid; systems of government and society; the ego, super-ego, and the id (Freud on coke). —- This episode is…
Bill Dunbar
Oct 22, 2019 • 63 min
Interview with Bill Dunbar, a long-time friend of mine, in which he discusses getting pee’d on by the neighborhood bully, leaving for his honeymoon on 9/11, and surfing in Mexico with a giant shark. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest…
Matt Fleming
Oct 13, 2019 • 65 min
Interview with Matt Fleming, an old friend, in which he divulges wishing he were Asian, getting fired from Bennigan’s, and interviewing US senators. —- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. Support…
Travis ****** (Neighbor)
Oct 6, 2019 • 70 min
Part 1 of interview with Travis ****** — aka my longtime neighbor — who shares his opinion about terrorism, abortion, and how Paris, CA was ex-convict-city. #breakdancing By request his last name has been omitted so he doesn’t get fired. —- This episode…
Alma Viator (Mom)
Sep 26, 2019 • 63 min
Part 1 of interview with Alma Viator — “Ms. Alma” of stores in Tennessee and Virginia; PR for Ford’s Theater, National Theater, and the Shubert Organization on Broadway; my mom. In part 1 we discuss the first 12 years of her life,…