In his last Chicago radio appearance WBEZ political reporter Alex Keefe joins the Morning AMp to share the voices and perspectives of Illinois business owners on the Governor’s race. Al is going to Vermont to be Morning Edition host at Vermont Public Radio.
HBO is slowly moving with the times by offering a streaming only alternative instead of just cable subscription. Marty Hess sits down with The Morning Amp to discuss HBO’s recent move to compete with the Netflix, Hulu and other streaming sites. Brian Babylon and Molly Adams weigh in on the Apple colt. Plus, Marty breaks down some premier video games like Skylanders Trap team and Bayonetta 2.
Nude calendar banned on facebook. Curtis Shaw Flagg talks news stories through the lens of social media. The Warwick University Women’s Rowing Club is set to release their next Nude Calendar; facebook banned images from their calendar but did not ban images from the men’s calendar. Also, companies are saving tons of money by job reciting through social media.
Shaun T is the creator of the popular fitness program the “Insanity Workout” He is in town hosing the Men’s Health Urbanathalon Chicago where participants run a 5 or 12 mile course riddled with obstacles. More information at http://www.menshealthurbanathlon.com/
Comedian Rory Scovel is recognized as one of the most dynamic comedians today. He has performed on Conan, Late Night, and the Late Late Show. He was in town for 4 shows at Up Comedy Club this weekend. His latest Album “Dilation” is available on iTunes. More information on this weekends shows at: http://upcomedyclub.com/show.cfm?id=343371&cart
Dr. Coya Paz joins the Morning AMp for Peace Prize Thursday. They discuss voter sentiment for Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel in light of the exit of his most high profile challenger Chicago Teachers Union Presisdent Karen Lewis. Brian Babylon is in stuido, Adrienne Brandyburg co-hosts.