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  • Roe Conn Full Show (8/22/17): Danny Trejo talks about playing the bad guy, Top Five@5 ft. Jay Cutler talking Chicago, and more…

    The Roe Conn Show w/Anna Davlantes for Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017: WGN-TV’s Mark Suppelsa talks about the news of the day and who will replace him as a member of the Roe Conn Show w/Anna Davlantes, Commander Kirk S. Lippold (the retired Navy Cdr. of the USS Cole when it was struck by a suicide bomb) talks about changing the way the Navy trains seamen in the wake of multiple lethal accidents at sea, Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin’s wife is […]

  • Top Five@5 (8/23/17): President Trump’s Phoenix rally gets the “Drunk Trump” treatment, and it’s hysterical

    The Top Five@5 for Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017: Today’s Top Five features President Trump’s speech in Phoenix on Aug. 22nd reimagined as if the President -who doesn’t drink- were having a drunken conversation with the crowd in at his 2020 campaign rally in Arizona. Follow your favorite Roe Conn Show characters on Twitter, we’ll follow back, we promise! Follow @RoeConn Follow @AnnaDavlantes Follow @WGNGoodBuyGirl​ Follow @VioletaPod​ Follow @kpowell720​ Follow @TheRoeConnShow​ ​And be sure to follow Roe on Facebook!

  • Adam Hoge on Trubisky playing with the starters: “it’s inevitable”

    WGN Bears Insider Adam Hoge joins Roe Conn, Anna Davlantes, and Kevin Powell to talk all the big stories from Halas Hall including Mitch Trubisky working with starters and OT Charles Leno Jr. inking a $38 million extension. Follow your favorite Roe Conn Show characters on Twitter, we’ll follow back, we promise! Follow @RoeConn Follow @AnnaDavlantes Follow @WGNGoodBuyGirl​ Follow @VioletaPod​ Follow @kpowell720​ Follow @TheRoeConnShow​ ​And be sure to follow Roe on Facebook!

  • Roe Conn Full Show (8/23/17): The growing controversy of Robert Lee, “Drunk Trump” in the Top Five@5, and more…

    The Roe Conn Show w/Anna Davlantes for Wednesday, August 23th, 2017: WGN-TV’s Ben Bradley auditions to replace Mark Suppelsa as supporting member to the Roe Conn Show w/Anna Davlantes, audio of Hillary Clinton reading her forthcoming memoir “What Happened” is out, and outrage is brewing after ESPN bumped play-by-play announcer Robert Lee from a University of Virginia football game and the University of Southern California is mulling the removal of mascot because they have similar names to Confederate icons, the […]

  • Photos: Viewing the 2017 solar eclipse

    From Chicago to Carbondale, residents of Illinois looked to the sky (using protective eyewear) to experience “The Great American Eclipse.” WGN Radio coverage with Steve Grzanich, Dave Schwan, Patti Vasquez and John Williams Raw audio of the eclipse as it reached totality at Saluki Stadium on the campus of Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, IL:   Gallery 1 – Viewing the eclipse in Chicago and Carbondale: Gallery 2 – WGN Radio viewing party at Tribune Tower:

  • Kasso Thrones Ep. 3| Daenerys the Ruler, the Magnificent 7 head north of The Wall, and Jon Snow the true heir to the throne

    Kasso Thrones Ep. 3: The magnificent 7 head North of the wall, Gendry’s fate, and Jon Snow the true King Chicago Tribune columnist John Kass and WGN producer Jeff Carlin are joined by Tribune reportera and Game of Thrones gurus Marwa Eltagour and Will “Old School” Lee to preview the penultimate episode of the seventh season of “Game of Thrones.” Is Jon Snow the true heir to the Iron Throne? How do you catch a wight? Who survives the trip […]

  • The Chicago Way w/John Kass (08/16/17): Tips for Croatian roast lamb, solar eclipse viewing, and tax dollar spending

    The Chicago Way w/John Kass–Ep 72 (08/16/17): This week John Kass and Jeff Carlin are joined by planetary Scientist at the Adler Planetarium Mark Hammergren to talk about the history of solar eclipses, why this year’s occurrence is special, and explain why Carbondale, Il is going to bear witness to another total solar eclipse again in 2024. Chairman and CEO of the Illinois Policy Institute John Tillman stops by to talk about his efforts to make Illinois’ government more accountable […]

  • Roe Conn Full Show (8/8/17): Ex-CIA Bob Baer lays out U.S. options on the Korean Peninsula, the former curator of the Rock’n’ Roll HOF remembers Glen Campbell, and more…

    The Roe Conn Show w/Anna Davlantes for Tuesday, August 8th, 2017: WGN-TV’s Ben Bradley talks about the growing epidemic of opiod abuse in America, Tom Collina Director of Policy for Ploughshares security firm reacts to strong words from President Trump on N. Korea’s latest missile tests, Roe Conn’s “Coach Fox” has a plan to keep his players safe, the Top Five@5 features Jay Cutler as Miami Dolphin, former CIA agent Bob Baer talks about U.S. options when dealing with N. […]

  • Roe Conn Full Show (8/9/17): Arlington Million has a new trophy from the Tiffany Co., Hawaii prepares for the worst, and more…

    The Roe Conn Show w/Anna Davlantes for Wednesday, August 9th, 2017: ABC News’ Alex Stone is on the West Coast talking about how the city of San Francisco and Hawaii are preparing emergency plans in the event of a nuclear attack -even if such an attack is unlikely, ABC analyst and former FBI interrogator Brad Garrett explains why a raid on Paul Manafort’s home took place at pre-dawn, Tom Skilling talks eclipse preparation, the Top Five@5 features a tense press […]

  • Roe Conn Full Show (8/10/17):Richard Roeper reviews new films by Brie Larson and Elizabeth Olson, Ed O’Bradovich lays out some goals for the Bears, and more…

    The Roe Conn Show with Anna Davlantes for Thursday, August 10th, 2017: Roe Conn’s “Coach Fox” gets ready for Bears’ preseason football, Tom Skilling talks about the history of WGN-TV and frozen ducks, Ed “OB” O’Bradovich isn’t optimistic about the Bears- yet, the Top Five@5 features a breakdown of President Trump’s active day taking questions from the media to address a myriad of topics- including the escalating rhetoric over N. Korea, Richard Roeper stops by to review Wind River -Jeremy […]