Bill Povletich, Part II

Premiere DateMar 7, 2017
Categories Culture Politics Talk
00:00 Intro
00:55 Preface
02:29 Part 1 - Ownership 'Scam'?
07:47 Part 2 - Pros and Cons of Public Owners
11:28 Outro
12:04 Teenage Mutation Howth
15:18 Finish

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Today on the Daily Beat, Tuesday, March 7, 2017: Bill Povletich discusses the pros and cons of a publicly owned team, and provides his thoughts on the notion that the Packers’ fan ownership is a scam.

Bill Povletich is an award swimming author and documentary filmmaker. He’s produced network specials and documentaries for the History Channel, Food Network, and Court TV among others, and he served as supervising producer on the 2005 Peabody Award winning History Channel documentary “Rwanda: Do Scars Ever Fade.” He also produces the E! Entertainment Television series “Botched.”

His 2012 book “Green Bay Packers: Trials, Triumphs, and Tradition” chronicles the history of the Packers’ organization as well as the team’s unique ownership structure. You can read more about Bill and his work on his website.

Joe Virgillito is a staff writer and podcast producer at BTRtoday He is a graduate of Quinnipiac University with a degree in journalism. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and wandering around aimlessly, as…