2008 Cast

Arkansas Democrat-Gazette — Ray Minor and Stacey Roberts Fayetteville Free Weekly — Emily Kaitz KUAF — Bryan Rachal The Morning News — Brenda Blagg, Antoinette Grajeda, Debbie Miller, Richard Dean Prudenti, Flip Putthoff, Sara Sullivan and Rusty Turner Northwest Arkansas Times — Brett Bennett, Kevin Kinder, Brooke McNeely and Steve Schmidt Times Record — Rusty … More 2008 Cast

Surgeon General Neck – 2008

Shortly before the presidential election in November 2008, Dr. Red Neck decided to campaign for surgeon general. Red Neck, a recurring character at the Northwest Arkansas Gridiron Show, was running on a platform of ending childhood obesity with a program he named the Childhood Overweight Reduction System, or ChOReS, for short.

McCain, Obama – 2008

In 2008, during the heat of the campaign for president, Gridiron looped the race into the musical Mamma Mia, letting a mother and daughter ponder whether John McCain or Barack Obama would be better for their future. The candidates offer their unguarded assessments of themselves.