Business Break with Mike Thomas by KMSU Radio published on 2013-06-11T19:43:11Z Business Break is a segment of the Southern Minnesota Midday with James "Gully" Gullickson. The interview with Mike Thomas took place on April 24, 2013. Mike Thomas is a marathon runner of Mankato. Earlier this year in Boston, he was enjoying a post-race beer with his wife, Lori, in a second-floor restaurant about 300 yards away from the explosions. After the second explosion, the restaurant became a scene of chaos as patrons fled, breaking their glasses and dumping food on the ground.