Dominic was born in metro Detroit Michigan and grew up in the Wisconsin countryside before attending UW – LaCrosse where he received his BS in Marketing. During college he met Mike Crute and started to engage in the political and philosophical conversations that have continued over the past 30 years.
Mike grew up in Madison, the son of a dynamic, liberal mother; who acted as an unpaid lobbyist for the State of Wisconsin foster parent association. Mike created a live call-in show for cable, worked for ABC-WXOW during and after graduating from UW-Lacrosse. Mike found his progressive voice and reactivated his passion for broadcasting by joining close friend Dominic Salvia in their daily production of the “The Devil’s Advocates.”