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  • Amy Guth and Matt Bubala Bonus Hour 12.18.18

    Today on the bonus hour, Amy Guth and Matt Bubala take over for Bill and Wendy since they are off for the holidays. Amy discusses her career and her new role with The Midwest Independent Film Festival. Matt also shares his movie ideas. Then, Amy and Matt chat with news queen Judy Pielach! They talk about what she plans on doing after she leaves WGN Radio.

  • Amy Guth and Matt Bubala Full Show 12.18.18

    Amy Guth and Matt Bubala fill in for Bill and Wendy. They talked about marriage proposals, raising kids in changing times, Michael Flynn’s sentencing hearing, Girl Scouts vs. Boy Scouts, President Trump’s agreement to dissolve the Trump Foundation charity, and much more.

  • Happy Holidays! Styx’s James ‘JY’ Young joins Pete and Jane

    Styx co-founder and guitarist James “JY” Young joins Pete McMurray and Jane Monzures in the studio. He talks about being home for the holidays, his family, the Bears, the band’s current tour, Jimi Hendrix, and more.

  • Cheers! A bubbly buying guide for the best holiday Champagne

    There’s nothing quite like a glass of Champagne for the holidays! Peggy Lanigan of Moet and Chandon and Frédéric Panaïotis, Chef de Caves for Ruinart joins Pete McMurray and Jane Monzures, to share their best champagne suggestions and tips for the holiday season.

  • Pete McMurray and Jane Monzures Bonus Hour 12.17.18

    Today on the bonus hour, Pete McMurray and Jane Monzures continue their conversation with Styx co-founder and guitarist James “JY” Young. They also talk about Christmas gift ideas with David Hochberg.

  • Pete McMurray and Jane Monzures Full Show 12.17.18

    Pete McMurray and Jane Monzures are in for Bill and Wendy today. First up, Lifestyle Expert Elizabeth Mayhew joins the show to talk about holiday tipping. Then, Frédéric Panaiotis, the Chef de Caves for Ruinart and Peggy Lanigan of Moet and Chandon stopped by to talk about the best Champagne for Christmas and the holiday season. And Styx guitarist James “JY” Young talks about his upcoming tour dates.

  • A quick guide to holiday tipping

    Holiday tipping can be confusing and expensive— who do I tip? And how much?  Pete McMurray and Jane Monzures are joined over the phone by lifestyle expert Elizabeth Mayhew to find out more about holiday tipping and gifting. She helpfully breaks down her recommendations and advice on who — and how much — to tip!

  • “Elton Jim” adds two new soft drinks — Spezi and Almdudler — to his list of favorites, and debates the latest Oscars’ host debacle

    In this 135th episode of “Elton Jim” Turano’s “CAPTAIN POD-TASTIC,” Jim Turano discovers two new favorite soft drinks — Spezi from Germany and Almdudler from Austria. — after his recent European adventure .  Bottoms up!  And in the “Pop Culture Club,” Jim and regular contributor, Emily Armanetti, chime in on the Kevin Hart/Oscars controversy.

  • Dean Richards: Who Should Host the Oscars?

    Bill and Wendy check in with their pal, Dean Richards! They talk about 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees, the host for next year’s Academy Awards, and more. He also shares his reviews for ‘The Mule,’ ‘Once Upon a Deadpool,’ ‘Spiderman: Into the Spiderverse,’ ‘Mortal Engines,’ ‘Ben is Back,’ and ‘Mary Queen of Scots.’ 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 from noon […]

  • Rankin/Bass Historian Rick Goldschmidt talks about his new book “The Making of Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town and the Daydreamer”

    Rankin/Bass Historian Rick Goldschmidt joins the Bill and Wendy show to talk about the creative duo, his favorite movie selections, the ‘Rudolph the Red-Nose Reindeer’ bullying controversy, and his new book “The Making of Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town and the Daydreamer.” Rick will make an appearance at Toyz N Cosplay Con on Sunday, Dec. 16 from 9am-2pm. For more information, click here. You can find Bill and Wendy on Twitter,  Facebook, and Instagram. The Bill and Wendy Show airs Monday through Friday from 10 […]