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  • Bill and Wendy Full Show 5.23.19: Will is the new Blue

    On today’s show, Bill and Wendy welcome actress and author Kate Mulgrew, ER Physician Dr. Karen Randall, and WGN’s own Dean Richards. Kate talks about her iconic career, life on the set of “Orange is the New Black,” and the stories that inspired her book “How to Forget: A Daughter’s Memoir.” Later, Dr. Karen Randall calls in from Pueblo, Colorado to give her perspective on the potential effects marijuana legalization in Illinois. Finally, Dean Richards joins the show to talk […]

  • Dr. Karen Randall gives her take on the potential for marijuana legalization

    Bill and Wendy invite ER physician Karen Randall from Pueblo, Colorado phone into the show to discuss the effects of marijuana legalization that she’s noticed from her perspective at Parkview Medical Center. You can find Bill and Wendy on Twitter,  Facebook, and Instagram. The Bill and Wendy Show airs Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to noon, then streaming on WGN Extra from noon to 1 p.m.

  • Kate Mulgrew on her relationship with her biological and television families

    Bill and Wendy welcome actress and author Kate Mulgrew (Star Trek: Voyager) on to the show to talk about her new book “How to Forget: A Daughter’s Memoir,” and the final season of Netflix’s Orange is the New Black You can find Bill and Wendy on Twitter,  Facebook, and Instagram. The Bill and Wendy Show airs Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to noon, then streaming on WGN Extra from noon to 1 p.m.

  • Dean Richards on remakes of “Aladdin,” Norman Lear originals, and more

    Bill and Wendy have Dean Richards on to talk about the recent live remakes of Norman Lear’s original series “All in the Family,” and “The Jeffersons” which featured Jamie Foxx, Jennifer Hudson, Woody Harrelson and more. He also gives his review of Disney’s “Aladdin” remake with Will Smith as Genie. You can find Bill and Wendy on Twitter,  Facebook, and Instagram. The Bill and Wendy Show airs Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to noon, then streaming on WGN Extra from noon to 1 […]

  • Bill and Wendy Bonus Hour 5.23.19: A Night at the Drive-In

    Today on the bonus hour, Bill and Wendy talk more about marijuana. They also discuss drive-in movies and pet cemeteries. You can find Bill and Wendy on Twitter,  Facebook, and Instagram. The Bill and Wendy Show airs Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to noon, then streaming on WGN Extra from noon to 1 p.m.

  • Bill and Wendy Bonus Hour 5.22.19: Sugar Sugar

    Today on the bonus hour, Bill and Wendy check out Roger Daltrey’s IMDB page. They also talk about how much sugar is in coffee, tea, and soda. You can find Bill and Wendy on Twitter,  Facebook, and Instagram. The Bill and Wendy Show airs Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to noon, then streaming on WGN Extra from noon to 1 p.m.

  • Bill and Wendy Full Show 5.22.19: Poor little Flamingo

    Today’s show guests include Randy Vinyard from the Jake Vinyard Foundation and Dane Neal. Wendy finally saw The Who in concert last night and Bill recaps his night at Wrigley Field. Randy Vinyard from the Jake Vinyard Foundation talks about the 4th annual #JVStrong Memorial Tournament. Dane Neal reveals his top grilling tips for Memorial Day. Plus, a flamingo at an Illinois zoo had to be euthanized after a child threw a rock inside its exhibit and accidentally injured it. […]

  • Dane Neal: The Ultimate Grilling Checklist for Your Weekend

    Bill and Wendy welcome food loving expert Dane Neal on to the show. Dane shares tips for the grill – just in time for your Memorial Day BBQ. Then, Jenny Babyar, a volunteer organizer for the Red, White and BBQ Festival in Westmont joins us over the phone to tell us what people can expect at this year’s festival. You can find Bill and Wendy on Twitter,  Facebook, and Instagram. The Bill and Wendy Show airs Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to noon, […]

  • Randy Vinyard on the 4th annual Jake Vinyard #JVStrong Memorial Tournament

    Bill and Wendy speak with Randy Vinyard. Randy’s son, Jake, took his own life in April 2014. Since then, Randy has spoken out against suicide and started The Jake Vinyard Foundation. He joins Bill and Wendy to talk about the great kid his son was, why he started The Jake Vinyard Foundation, the 4th annual Jake Vinyard #JVStrong Memorial Tournament, signs of depression, suicide awareness, and much more. http://serve.castfire.com/audio/3641749/3641749_2019-05-22-133949.64kmono.mp3 You can find Bill and Wendy on Twitter,  Facebook, and Instagram. The Bill and Wendy […]

  • Louder Than Words: Rock, Power & Politics exhibit comes to the Museum of Broadcast Communications

    Bill and Wendy are joined in the studio by Vice President of Innovation for the Museum of Broadcast Communications, Justin Kulovsek. Justin talks about the museum’s newest exhibit Louder Than Words: Rock, Power & Politics. Louder Than Words: Rock, Power & Politics opens May 24th through Labor Day at the Museum of Broadcast Communications, 360 N. State Street in Chicago. For more information, visit www.museum.tv. You can find Bill and Wendy on Twitter,  Facebook, and Instagram. The Bill and Wendy Show airs Monday through […]

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