Wednesday, December 13, 2006

WBEZ announces new program schedule: More talk, less rock

12–4 am Global Overnight Shipping
Blocks of news from trusted global sources, brought to you by our sponsor, UPS. The fastest overnight service with voices and stories from around the world ... and back again. What can Brown do for you?
4 am SBC’s The World Today
International news, analysis and information in English and 32 other languages from the perspective of a telephone company that speaks your language.
5 am Morning Addition
A math show not just for the kids! Join reporters as they count the number of American dead in Iraq and calculate the national deficit.
9 am Eighteen Forty-Eight
A locally produced news magazine focusing on Chicago's 19th century history.
10 am SBC Newshour
11 am Fresh Heir
A daily Q&A with authors, actors, and musicians who will never be in the top ten with your host, the future king of England.
12 pm Girlview
Listen as a panel of girls sits around discussing their world.
1 pm Talk of the Station
Journalist Neal Conan leads an exchange of ideas and opinions on the issues that dominate the radio station's water cooler. From politics and public service to the next fund drive and old jazz records, “Talk of the Station" offers call-in listeners the opportunity to join the discussion. Free water for each caller.
2 pm The Story
Host Dick Gordon brings the news home—through passionate points of view and personal experiences, each day from a different floor of a Chicago skyscraper. His views literally change depending on which story he's on.
3 pm All Things Reconsidered
6:30 pm Marketplace
Find out what's on special at Trader Joe's, Whole Foods, and our other sponsors.
7 pm The World
A show that reminds us that we are the world, we are the children, we are the ones who make a brighter day, so let's start giving to this station.
8 pm Eighteen Forty-Eight (encore)
9 pm Girlview (encore)
10 pm Fresh Heir (encore)
11 pm BBC Out! Look!
Some of the most powerful and affecting stories come from gay people telling their own experiences of coming out of the closet.
12 am Global Overnight Shipping

2 Comments:

Blogger Jenska said...

I can never get why 848 begins at 9:00.

12:10 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

the program is named after the station's address: 848 E Grand Ave.

5:36 AM  

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