This is the Radio Boston rundown for Aug. 12. Tiziana Dearing is our host:
- We review the primary debates from this past week for Massachusetts attorney general, secretary of the commonwealth and state auditor. Then, WCVB political reporter Sharman Sacchetti and Gary Daffin, co-chair of the Massachusetts Gay and Lesbian Political Caucus, join us to discuss the governor's race.
- ESPN journalist Howard Bryant discusses the NBA's retiring of late Celtics legend Bill Russell's jersey number. And we talk about Serena Williams and the beginning of her farewell tour.
- In our latest installment of The Weekend, WBUR senior arts and culture reporter Cristela Guerra joins us in the studio with suggestions to kick your weekend up a notch, including a play about divorce and an opera adaptation of 'Romeo and Juliet.'
This program aired on August 12, 2022.