In this installment of the Tandem With The Random podcast, host Brian Kelley talks to author Allen Schatz, who left behind a 25-year career in finance/accounting to pursue a career as an author. Allen has recently published his first novel, a baseball-centered mystery titled “Game 7: Dead Ball” — now available as an e-book at Smashwords.com. Also discussed is late, great radio legend Jean Shepherd’s influence on TWTR; the proposed elimination of all federal funding for public broadcasting; and online music service Pandora’s impending IPO. File Size: 13.2 MB. Time: 28 min, 43 sec.