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BlogTalkRadio Has Your Academy Awards Pre-Show!

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by Deborah Ng

Getting into the mood for your Oscar party? Looking for something to keep you occupied until it’s time to check out all the red carpet fashions? We have what you’re looking for. BlogTalkRadio has your Academy Awards preshow including interviews, predictions and more. Some of these programs are pre-recorded, and some have yet to air. For those episodes coming up, all times are EST.

  • As soon as the Best Picture Oscar is announced, join BlogTalkRadio, SAJA and SAMMA, the South Asians in Media and Marketing Association, to discuss this year’s hit film Slumdog Millionaire. Join this discussion tonight at 11:00.
  • At 6:00 p.m. join the Movie Geeks in the moments leading up to Hollywood’s biggest night…featuring commentary and clips from our interviews with nominees and previous winners.
  • Join Jason O’Brien the Monday night at 11:00, for the Oscar post-mortem to discuss all the winners, the surprises, the disappointments, the great moments, the bad moments … it’s all here as we close another film awards season here at Oscar, Oscar. Call in and share your thoughts!
  • On February 5th, writer-director Courtney Hunt visited with Back by Midnight to talk about making the heartbreaking Frozen River.
  • Just a few days ago, Betty Jo Tucker and friends hosted a tribute to Oscar host (and my secret crush) Hugh Jackman.

Enjoy the day’s Oscar festivities. I hope your favorite wins!

It’s a Life-Changing Editon of ‘The Mix’

While we can’t promise that tonight’s edition of The Mix will change your life, we can promise you’ll be moved to tears by at least one of our special guests.

That’s because their lives have changed.

How so? To find out, simply tune in, as the show answers such all- important questions as:

“It’s gonna to be all love in the building,” says Dennis Rodman of his blow-out of a lifetime.

“It’s gonna be all love in the building,” says Dennis Rodman of his blow-out of a lifetime.

—What Slumdog Millionaire director Danny Boyle did with some of the profits from the hit flick – which in turn helps ensure fewer slumdogs in the future.

—What Brittany Flickinger – who became Paris Hilton’s new BFF after winning an MTV reality-show competition in December – says about rumors that she and Paris are so over.

—Why Peter Yarrow of Peter, Paul & Mary fame wasn’t able to watch Barack Obama being sworn in as our nation’s 44th president.

—Why former Chicago Bulls super- star Dennis Rodman needs to change his wicked ways (though probably won’t).

—Which naughty word won’t One Tree Hill star Barbara Allyn Woods’ six-year-old daughter stop saying – leaving mom no choice but to accept the profanity around the house.

—Why funny lady Lisa Lampanelli tells anyone who’s offended by her act to change their lives – by switching from HBO to Animal Planet.

So don’t miss The Mix, hosted by everyone’s favorite pod jockey, Shaun Daily, tonight – and every Monday – at 9 p.m. ET!

To tune in, click here.

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What’s Going On? January 26, 2008

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by Deb Ng

Gung hay fat choy and happy Year of the Ox! My family is celebrating the Chinese new year today, and even if you’re not gorging on noodles and candy, or exchanging lai see, you still have something to celebrate. BlogTalkRadio is offering yet another day of quality programming and special guests.  Here’s today’s highlights: (All times EST).

Slumdog Millionaire director, and Academy Award nominee, Danny Boyle will be calling in to Saja HQ today at noon.

Tonight at 10:00, Olivia Wilder will share an interview with RuPaul. Work it, girl!

Jessica, of Jessica Knows fame, is visiting the Classy Closet at noon to discuss her latest project, Rock Your Blog.

John C. Havens interviews SEO guru Hugo Guzman of Zeta Interactive to discover best practices for search, social media, and football on New Media Havens this morning at 11:00.

Rants, Raves and Rock welcomes Danny Goldberg, a journalist who has been backstage for some very notable gigs such as Woodstock and did PR for Zeppelin and Nirvana this evening at 5:00.

Entrepreneurs, take note: BizFlick is discussing ways to advertise your business online for free this morning at 11.

Frank Warren of the top blog Post Secret is today’s featured guest on Top Shelf, this evening at 7:00.

At 9:00 p.m. the Royal Report discuses the trouble with Prince Harry.

For a look at all of today’s BlogTalkRadio programming, please see our On Air Page. Don’t forget, if you miss the live broadcast, all shows are available on demand soon following.