The Morning Show

Dr. Brian Primack, author of "You are what you click:  How being selective, positive and creative can transform your social media experience."  Part 2: Columnist George F. Will, author of "American Happiness and Discontent: The Unruly Torrent, 2008-2020,"

John Rhodehamel, author of "America's Original Sin: White Supremacy, John Wilkes Booth, and the Lincoln Assassination."  

Dr. Thomas Carr, head of the paleontology program at Carthage College.

Dr. James Ripley, Professor of Music at Carthage College, previews the school's first band concert this coming Sunday.

 Adam Larson, Park Ranger for the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad State Park in Church Creek, Maryland

 Reid Forgrave, author of "Love, Zac:  Small Town Football and the Life and Death of an American Boy." 

William Langewiesche, author of "American Ground: Unbuilding the World Trade Center." 

Part One: We preview this weekend''s performances of Shakespeare's HAMLET by the Fleeing Artists Theater Company.  Part Two: We preview Monday evening's installment of PBS's AMERICAN EXPERIENCE, which is a film biography of former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O'Connor. 

Nan Calvert's monthly visit to the Morning Show will feature Ben Benninghoff, Wisconsin DNR Basin Supervisor, along with Dave Giordano, director of Root Pike Watershed Initiative. 

Roseann Shales and Guida Brown,  President and Vice-President respectively of the Kenosha Women's Network. Part Two- Actor Robert Bathurst on "The Madness of Crowds."  

Matt Richtel, author of "An Elegant Defense:  The Extraordinary New Science of the Immune System: A Tale in Four Lives." 

No broadcast because of Labor Day.  (There will be a podcast Morning Show, TBA.) 

 Tyler Gray, author of "The Hit Charade:  Lou Pearlman, Boy Bands, and the Biggest Ponzi Scheme in U.S. History."  


Bryan Albrecht, the president of Gateway Technical College-  with Ray Koukari, Dean of Manufacturing, Engineering and Information Technology at GTC,  and Jeff Daniels, principal organizer of Tech Prize.

Edgar Villanueva, author of "Decolonizing Wealth: Indigenous Wisdom to Heal Divides and Restore Balance."

"Unlikely Loves: 43 Heartwarming True Stories from the Animal Kingdom" by Jennifer Holland

Teaching the "1 Percent" With Author Blythe Grossberg; Part Two- Author Ron Roy and CEO of Pinna Maggie McGuire 

Christopher Clarey, author of "The Master: The Long Run and Beautiful Game of Roger Federer."  

Kelly Scroggins-Powell, Executive Director of Racine Women for Racial Justice. 

Yasmeen Abutaleb, co-author of "Nightmare Scenario: Inside the Trump Administration's Response to the Pandemic that Changed History." 

Stephen Kurczy, author of "The Quiet Zone:  Unraveling the Mystery of a Town Suspended in Silence."

Dr. Art Cyr, Clausen Distinguished Professor of Political Economy & World Business, offers analysis of current events and concerns, including the situation in Afghanistan.  

A preview of this year's HarborPark Jazz, Rhythm and Blues Festival which is Saturday, August 21.  

Carlo Nevocosi,  who is with the Walworth County Public Health Department, with a COVID update.

John Seager, who is with Population Connection, a non-profit and non-partisan group working for Population Stabilization.

Gateway Technical College President Bryan Albrecht.  With him will be GTC Trustee Beth Ormseth.  

Liza Nash Taylor, author of the novel "In All Good Faith."  The novel is set during America's Great Depression.

Part 1- Kostya Kennedy, "The Story of Baseball in 100 Photos."  Part 2- Jim Brosnan, former major leaguer and author of "The Long Season" and "Pennant Race,"

Nan Calvert with Deanna Nickey, Restoration Ecologist with RES (Resource Environmental Solutions.) 

John Seager, President and CEO of Population Connection, a non-profit/non-partisan group working for the cause of population stabilization.

An upcoming look at the next Lakeside Pops concert with Jonathan Winkle. Part Two: Authors Michael and Hema Crockett, co-authors of "The Everyday Leader.." 

Michelle Elman, author of "The Joy of Being Selfish:  Why you need Boundaries and How to Set them."   

Timothy Halbach from the National Weather Service

Julie K. Brown, author of "Perversion of Justice: the Jeffrey Epstein Story." 

A preview of this weekend's performances of "The Daughter of the Regiment" by the Kenosha Opera Festival.  

Richard Cohen, author of 'By the Sword: a History of Gladiators, Musketeers, Samurai, Swashbucklers, and Olympic Champions."  

Seth David Radwell, author of "American Schism: How the Two Enlightenments hold the Secret to Healing our Nation." 

Ben Kawczynski, from Oak Creek High School, who just scored an extraordinary victory at the National Junior Freestyle National Championships,  upsetting the nation's #1-ranked wrestler to win the national title at 285 pounds. 

 A preview of this weekend's Starving Artists Fair in Racine.  

Nan Calvert - with PJ Liesch, who heads up the Insect Diagnostic Lab for the University of Wisconsin-Madison Department of Entomology.

Dr Art Cyr, Clausen Distinguished Professor of Political Economy and World Business, offers analysis of current events.

A Preview of the PBS documentary "Chuck Berry" with Author Bruce Pegg 

A preview of The Kenosha Opera Festival. 

A walking tour of the Racine Zoo with Executive Director Beth Heridorn. You can also watch this Morning Show (as it was streamed live) on WGTD's Facebook Page. 

Bryan Albrecht, president of Gateway Technical College - with Roger Tadajewski, with NC3.

 Roger Bennett, author of "Reborn in the USA: an Englishman's Love Letter to his Chosen Home." 

 Doug Instenes and Joycelyn Fish preview the Racine Theater Guild's virtual production of "The Laramie Project." 

Novelist Kristsin Contino, author of "A House full of Windsor." 

 J. B. MacKinnon, author of "The Day the World Stops Shopping: How Ending Consumerism Saves the Environment and Ourselves." 

Ariel Sabar, author of "Veritas:  a Harvard Professor, a Con Man, and the Gospel of Jesus's Wife."