1. QC Uncut: Thurgood Brooks - Rock Island Mayoral Candidate (Episode #101) Sean Leary 56:07

Kicking off our second hundred episodes of QCUncut is Thurgood Brooks, who is running for Mayor of Rock Island. We talk about his feelings on the downtown nightclub closing times, how to economically revive the city, whether or not to privatize public works like the water service, how to improve Rock Island’s image and public relations, and more.


Sean Leary is an author, director, artist, musician, producer and entrepreneur who has been writing professionally since debuting at age 11 in the pages of the Comics Buyers Guide. An honors graduate of the University of Southern California masters program, he has written over 50 books including the best-sellers The Arimathean, Every Number is Lucky to Someone and We Are All Characters.