The Busted Halo Show with Catholic priest Father Dave Dwyer, CSP, is an informative and entertaining take on the Catholic faith. Father Dave and team answer your questions of faith and tackle current issues in our world while having some laughs along the way! This podcast features excerpts from the show on The Catholic Channel -- SiriusXM, channel 129.

Father Dave interviews Emmy Award-winning NBC News correspondent Anne Thompson --for our “Real World Catholic Leaders,” segment, where we profile lay Catholics who have made a significant impact on their community and profession while proudly living their Catholic faith.   As the Chief Environmental Affairs correspondent for NBC News, Anne Thompson has covered a variety of national stories, including filing reports on women in business, the birth of the McCaughey septuplets, the school shooting in Paducah, Ky., the Columbine school shooting and the attack on the World Trade Center. Her reports appear across all platforms of NBC News including “NBC Nightly News,” “The Today Show,” MSNBC on cable and on  In 2010, in covering the Gulf Oil spill which she covered extensively, she had the most on-air screen time of any NBC News correspondent.  She’s also been recently elected to the Board of Trustees for the University of Notre Dame.Father Dave talks with Anne Thompson about where her Catholic life meets her career life, the benefits and challenges of both the job and the faith, and the biggest stories of her life, including being at Ground Zero for 9/11.

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