Related Program: Past Program - The Spark Say What?!? By Martha Woodroof • Oct 28, 2016 Related Program: Past Program - The Spark TweetShareGoogle+Email On this episode of The Spark: Martha speaks with Books & Brews author, Chuck McCutcheon, who has worked in Washington for 21 years and has turned himself into an expert on decoding political speak. Listen Listening... / 9:00 TweetShareGoogle+EmailView the discussion thread. Related Content Books & Brews, November 2016 By Matt Bingay • Oct 19, 2016 On November 1st, the Tuesday before the election, we welcomed author Chuck McCutcheon to Pale Fire Brewing Company for our Books & Brews series. Author and political reporter Chuck McCutcheon shared stories and insights into the jargon, slang and bluster of our American politics.