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John Howell: Essential Cuts (11/23) – It’s Always about the Independents & Tips for your Thanksgiving Turkey 

John Howell: Essential Cuts (11/23) – It’s Always about the Independents & Tips for your Thanksgiving Turkey 

*David Winston, long time Republican advisor, analyzes the numbers and breaks down why it’s “always” about the independents.  *Rajan Menon, Director of Strategy for Defense Priorities and Scholar at Columbia University, has the latest on Ukraine and Zelensky’s upcoming hurdles.  *Alvin Waddles from “Too Hot to Handel” comes on and previews the show, as well…

Use Your Eyes & Ears: How to Stay Safe During the Holiday Weekend

Use Your Eyes & Ears: How to Stay Safe During the Holiday Weekend

John Howell is joined by Doug Cummings, Personal Security Consultant, author, and former Deputy Sheriff. More than once every news cycle, we see another mass shooting, most recently at a Walmart in Virginia. Cummings shares ideas on how you can protect yourself and stay safe during one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year.

The 40th Annual Turkey Testicle Festival is Almost Here

The 40th Annual Turkey Testicle Festival is Almost Here

John Howell is joined by JR Westberg from Parkside Pub in Huntley. They are hosting their 40th Annual Turkey Testicle Festival tomorrow, November 23. The two discuss what happens at the festival, how it came about in the first place, and the Del Webb crowd’s presence at the event.

Ted McClelland: Power Ranking the Chicago Mayoral Candidates

Ted McClelland: Power Ranking the Chicago Mayoral Candidates

John Howell is joined by Ted McClelland, Author and Contributor at Chicago Magazine. Together, they discuss the long list of Chicago Mayoral candidates: their qualifications, their strengths, and their ranking amongst the pack.

“Understandable Economics” with Howard Yaruss

“Understandable Economics” with Howard Yaruss

John Howell speaks with Howard Yaruss: Economist, Professor at New York University, and Author. He joins the show to discuss his latest book, “Understandable Economics: Because Understanding Our Economy Is Easier Than You Think and More Important Than You Know.”

Alderman Ray Lopez is no longer running for Mayor of Chicago

Alderman Ray Lopez is no longer running for Mayor of Chicago

Alderman of the 15th ward, Ray Lopez has announced that he will no longer be running for mayor.  He states that he feels he can do more as an alderman and improving his ward and running for his own ego would not be the right move. Alderman Lopez, although no longer running for mayor, believes that…

The Goat’s Got New Buns

The Goat’s Got New Buns

You heard John mention it after his show at the Billy Goat…the Goat has new buns! John Howell is joined by Nick Kindelsperger, Chicago Tribune food critic, to chat about the evolution of the cheezborger and the quality of these new buns in question.