Wednesday, November 29, 2017

Twin Cities Live Book Club: "We Know How This Ends" ...More

For some, "We Know How This Ends" is a book about a man living with ALS and another woman's struggles watching her father live with dementia. For others, it's a book raising important questions about living well and dying well. Cathy Wurzer, a veteran broadcaster, teamed up with Bruce Kramer to write this book and joined us in-studio to share Bruce's story.    

Guthrie Theater's "A Christmas Carol" ...More

It’s a holiday classic. “A Christmas Carol” is back at the Guthrie Theater in Minneapolis. The show is a tradition for many families. The Charles Dickens play is one that both kids and adults enjoy. The story is about a man that is not happy. He hates Christmas and is known for his “bah humbug”. That man is Ebenezer Scrooge. But then he is visited by the Ghosts of Christmas Past and Future. His hatred then turns to happiness and he begins to appreciate all that he once despised. 

11/29 Host Chat ...More

Elizabeth and Steve talk about an impressive holiday light display near Steve's neighborhood. It's called "Lights on Pascolo" and you can find more info here.

Caribou Coffee Gift Ideas ...More

Grab your Christmas sweaters, your festive flannel and your Santa hat....Caribou Coffee wants to help you get in the holiday spirit. Jenifer Hagness from Caribou Coffee explains how to “Antler Up” and shares great gift ideas for coffee enthusiasts.

Super Saver Half-Price Deals ...More

In true holiday spirit, let's buy some stuff! Everyone loves a deal right? It’s why people stand in line on Black Friday, or they spend all of their waking hours online on Cyber Monday.  
 
Our Super Saver has worked her little magic to keep the deals going. And she's staying local with gifts and experiences to fill your holidays with cheer. 

"A Minnesota Holiday" Performance from Chris Rupp ...More

Chris Rupp is the founder of the Minnesota country a cappella group "Home Free" but now he's gone solo. You can hear him on "A Minnesota Holiday: Volume 9" - a collection of holiday musical performances from some of Minnesota's best musicians. The album is available at Kowalski's Markets as well as online. He stopped by to perform "God Rest Ye Singin' Gentlemen" For more info on Chris Rupp, click here.

Discussion of Harassment, Inappropriate Behavior and More in the Media ...More

After allegations of inappropriate workplace behavior against Matt Lauer and Minnesota icon Garrison Keillor, we invited in broadcasters Colleen Lindstrom from myTalk 107.1 and media personality Roshini Rajkumar to discuss what this means for women going forward.