Anson Williams called in to talk about his appearance on the new “Battle of the Network Stars” (which took him 40 years to get an invitation) and share information on his battle against drowsy driving with a new product, alert drops, created in partnership with his uncle, Dr. Henry Heimlich.Follow @bigwakeupcall
Bill McCormick from the World News Center called in to calm everyone down regarding teleporting Chinese photons and their potential use for evil. Plus: quantum entangled baseballs, cats renting apartments, becoming Rick Dees, and the lifesaving power of EDM.Follow @bigwakeupcall
Ralph Natale was the first mafia boss to turn federal witness. He shares many of his stories in a new book, “Last Don Standing,” by Larry McShane and Dan Pearson. Ralph talked about why the wrote the book, how honor and loyalty are lacking in today’s world, and also gave us his plan for eliminating terrorism.Follow @bigwakeupcall
Bill McCormick called in live from the World News Center on what began as a bright and beautiful day but soon turned into a dark day of impending doom. After a brief chat about Spider-Man Homecoming, we soon learned about self-aware artificial intelligence that is likely to overtake and consume humanity. Plus: Fearless evil meme algorithms, racist twitter bots, and computer-caused pandemics.Follow @bigwakeupcall
The Movie Man called in with a perfectly serviceable piece of radio content as he shared his thoughts on Despicable Me 3, The House, and Baby Driver. Plus: movie theater day care centers, 7pm Thursday night showings for $22, and another “5-star DVR” segment.Follow @bigwakeupcall
On this week’s segment from the World News Center, Bill McCormick assures a listener’s friend she is not an idiot and shares the latest information on warp drive technology and practical applications. Plus: Time-hopping waffles, space travel conspiracy theories, and intergalactic in-flight entertainment.
Singer, songwriter, guitarist and producer Ray Parker Jr. is featured in the new documentary “Hired Guns: Out of the Shadow, Into the Spotlight,” which is in theaters tomorrow night (6/29/17) for one night only. We discussed the beginning of his career as a teenage session guitarist, getting a call from Stevie Wonder, and recording his first solo album in the middle of the night.Follow @bigwakeupcall
Rudy Sarzo has been a member of Whitesnake, Quiet Riot, and Dio. He toured with Ozzy Osbourne. He’s currently playing with The Guess Who. We discussed his impressive resume and the role of the so-called “hired gun” with his appearance in the new documentary “Hired Gun: Out of the Shadows and Into the Spotlight.” Plus: Rudy and I form a power trio with Mick Fleetwood and Rudy helps me go beyond root and fifth.Follow @bigwakeupcall