Morning AMp (Weekdays 8-10AM CST)

The Vocalo Morning Amp is a call-in talk show hosted by Brian Babylon and Molly Adams. Want some funny, smart, and engaging talk? Tune in Monday through Friday in Chi-town & NWI. Listen on 89.5 FM (NWI/CHI), 90.7 FM (CHI) or WLUW 88.7 (CHI). Across the globe at Vocalo.org

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AJ Lubecker our senior spending correspondent stops by with another luxury purchase, ride share services.

Alison Cuddy, Program Director for the Chicago Humanities Festival and Vocalo’s “Fashion Correspondent” joins the morning AMp to discuss Advanced Age fashion.

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.

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.

Hey Gov: Instead of covering the gubernatorial candidates and all their behavioral minutia, our friends at WBEZ have decided to go out on a limb and cover actual issues. Reporter Alex Keefe drops in to share a story about Illinois small businesses and say goodbye before he moves to Vermont. 

Tech: HBO has finally listened to the people and will be offering streaming-only services in the next year. Tech correspondent Marty Hess stops by to get into the business decision and other tech headlines.

Fashion: OMG shoes! Alison Cuddy, program director at Chicago Humanities Festival, is also our Senior Fashion Correspondent and today we’re talking about senior fashion, H&M’s expansion, and making sure you’re a Maxxinista and not a Fakeinista.

Livin’ Large: Contributer AJ Lubecker, a young man with new money trying to make it in this big old world, is finally getting into ride-sharing culture and trying to be efficient about it.

Bears lose to Miami, is the season over (again)? Latoya “Moneyball” Smith on non-win Monday on the Morning AMp. Lauren Blair co-hosts

The Morning AMp discusses men as victims of domestic violence and the phone lines began to ring. Callers shared their thoughts and experiences. Lauren Blair co-hosts
TCW article - http://www.tcwmag.com/male-victims-of-domestic-violence/
Domestic Abuse Helpline - http://www.dahmw.org/

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