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Our line-up for Saturday, Nov. 21

Tracy Samantha Schmidt

Editorial Director, ChicagoNow & Adjunct Faculty Member, DePaul University

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Saturday's show will not be for the faint of heart--or the prude. Here's our line-up and a hint of what they may discuss on WGN Radio 720.

9 to 9:30 a.m. -- Off the Markley and Accidentally Sexy

Two single twentysomethings, on men's body hair, Carrie Prejean, and why they're both not married by 25.

9:30 to 10 a.m. -- The Baldest Truth

Radio veteran Mike Nadel on sports headline-makers including Derrick Rose, Devin Hester and Jay Cutler.

10 to 10:30 a.m. -- Pretty Cheap

A hip Wicker Park stylist on what to do if host Bill Leff finds himself in the rain without a hat. She'll also dish on her favorite beauty deals--including where to get the best manicure in Chicago and a great lipstick.

10:30 to 11 a.m. -- An Improvised Blog

Improv Olympics veteran on why improv is just like Thanksgiving, funny women are intimidating and whether John Hughes was a racist.

11 to 11:30 a.m. -- Feast of Fun

The guys behind the People's Choice-nominated podcast, give the gay men's take on all things pop culture--including the Addams Family Musical, YouTube sensation Scott Herman and, of course, Lady Gaga.

11:30 to 12 p.m. -- Chicagosphere

Chicago's most opinionated blogger on Oak Park's proposed "phallic" logo, Robert Feder's criticism of  ChicagoNow Radio and why he thinks the Sun-Times deserves to die. 

12 to 12:30 p.m. -- Garrard McClendon

The CLTV host on the week's headlines, including Oprah's decision to leave Chicago, CPS Board President Michael Scott's recent death, and Chicago's violent year for students.

12:30 to 1 p.m. -- Candid Candace and Come Dance with Fabrice Calmels

Playboy-playmate-turned-socialite and the Joffrey Ballet's principal dancer on the recent reunion at the Playboy Mansion, Latino Fashion Week and the Joffrey Ballet's upcoming Nutcracker.

Remember, this isn't your father's radio show or NPR. We want to hear from you. Tweet us @chicagonowradio. Or comment on our guests' blogs. Or even go old-fashioned and call the studio at 312-591-7200 (Warning: You may find yourself on air.)

Even if you hate us, let's hear it. Just please don't throw another brick at the studio.



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1 Comment

Molly Horan said:


Your first segment should be 9:05: Molly Horan on-air wake-up call: Go to Lincoln Park NOW! :-D

Also, I really don't want to oversleep Markley on the radio. I heard him say "psychosexual" on a podcast of a 6am radio show while he was admittedly still a little tipsy. This will be good.
Ask him about the "little idiots" who live on his block.

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