Black Boxes Jan. 2, 2013
Tom Kowalik, Chairman of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, joins Mike to discuss data capturing black box devices that will be mandatory in all small vehicles at the end of 2014. These black boxes record data in the event of car crash that may be used as evidence ...
Mike McConnell 11-30-12 11:00am-12:00 pm Nov. 30, 2012
Mike discusses Alcohol with guest William Knoedelseder and then ties up the show with some odds and ends.
Mike McConnell 11-30-12 10:00am-11:00am Nov. 30, 2012
Have you ever wondered how you could get out of getting a speeding ticket? Mike may have the answer. Mike then discusses what's new in the life of crime.
Mike McConnell 11-30-12 9:00am-10:00am Nov. 30, 2012
Mike discusses the fiscal cliff, and then talks about what would happen if the United States got rid of the dollar bill.
Mike McConnell 11-29-12 11:00am-12:00 pm Nov. 29, 2012
It's time for the Sandwich Generation! Senior Assoc. Editor for Kiplingers Personal Finance, Sandra Block joins Mike in discussing what we can expect from the taxes we may be paying in the near future. After the tax talk, Urologist Dr. Brian Helfand of the North Shore University Health System discusses ...
Mike McConnell 11-29-12 10:00am-11:00am Nov. 29, 2012
Author Alfie Kohn, who wrote The Homework Myth, discusses with Mike how homework has no effect on student's grades. Chicago is quick to respond and shares their thoughts about the subject.
Mike McConnell 11-29-12 9:00am-10:00am Nov. 29, 2012
Mike McConnell greets his fellow Powerball losers and invites his viewers to join on a very guest filled broadcast. First, Mike plays a trivia game with his audience. Baylen Linnekin, Executive Director of Keep Food Legal, a Washington, D.C. nonprofit that advocates in favor of food freedom, joins Mike in ...
Mike McConnell 11-28-12 11:00am-12:00 pm Nov. 28, 2012
In the final hour of the show, Mike tells us how women are becoming more confident, you might be surprised in their career path that makes some women happier than others. Mike finishes the show discussing the powerball jackpot and Christmas cover albums.
Mike McConnell 11-28-12 10:00am-11:00am Nov. 28, 2012
Senior Editor of the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research Steven Malanga talks with Mike about Chicago building a third airport. After that he talks taxes with Chicago, and asks their opinion on what needs to happen to bring the United States out of a recession.
Mike McConnell 11-28-12 9:00am-10:00am Nov. 28, 2012
Mike opens up the show with odds and ends and then discusses sexual harassment in the armed forces.
Mike McConnell 11-27-12 11:00am-12:00 pm Nov. 27, 2012
Prof Paul Green joins Mike at the top of the hour. After discussing the 2012 election, Mike closes the show with some odds and ends.
Mike McConnell 11-21-12 11:00am-12:00 pm Nov. 21, 2012
It's time for the Sandwich Generation! Mike McConnell discusses Helicopter parenting on the final hour of the show, and how far parents go to get involved in their child's life. Mike wraps up the show asking Chicago about Christmas Shopping.
Mike McConnell 11-21-12 10:00am-11:00am Nov. 21, 2012
In the second hour of the show Mike talks lousy cooks and who they might be, as well as blaming our problems on poverty.
Mike McConnell 11-21-12 9:00am-10:00am Nov. 21, 2012
Mike opens up the show with some odds and ends. After that Mike discusses a proposal for illegal immigrants to get drivers licenses.
Mike McConnell 11-19-12 11:00am-12:00 pm Nov. 19, 2012
Prof. Paul Green joins Mike McConnell in the last hour of the show to talk pensions and "Squeezie the Pension Python". Mike finishes the show by asking the question, "When does infidelity start?"
Mike McConnell 11-19-12 10:00am-11:00am Nov. 19, 2012
Did hostess' union ruin itself? Mike endures some heated discussions with callers on the second hour of the show.
Mike McConnell 11-19-12 9:00am-10:00am Nov. 19, 2012
Happy Monday! Mike McConnell starts the week off with some odds and ends, and then brings in guest Dr. Kieth Smith to talk about his opinion on Obamacare.
Mike McConnell 11-16-12 11:00am-12:00 pm Nov. 16, 2012
Mike closes the show discussing energy drinks, and how they may soon be unable to be purchased for minors in Chicago.
Mike McConnell 11-16-12 9:00am-10:00am Nov. 16, 2012
It's Movember madness! Mo Bros unite in discussion of this interesting way to raise funds. After that Mike talks Twinkies. What is going to happen to our favorite treat?
Mike McConnell 11-16-12 10:00am-11:00am Nov. 16, 2012
Mike discusses the racist CTA bus ads with guest Ahmed Rehab, Executive Director of the Chicago Office of the Council on American-Islamic Relation.