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Programming Highlights; June 25, 2010

Tune in to some great content from today on BlogTalkRadio.
*Please note that all show times are listed in EST time.
Today’s Programming Highlights:


jennifer-belleAt 10 AM Comedy Concepts host Nancy Lombardo whoops it up with Jennifer Belle, author of the new best-sellering novel The Seven Year Bitch, which Publishers Weekly calls a “hilariously ridiculous paean to love, marriage, and a baby carriage.”


jason-ritterAt noon On Milling About Jason Ritter, who plays Mark Cyr on Parenthood, chats about his role in a second NBC series, The Event. “We all got these little character dossiers where we found out the history of our character but we weren’t allowed to share it with anyone,” he tells us. “It was very 007.”


e2radio-4At 3 PM E2 Radio sits down with Rick Arthur, VP and CIO of the $4 billion power utility and generation company Allegheny Energy Inc., who’ll share insights on managing IT in a outsourced environment using multi-supplier integrated delivery methodology.


thewoweffect-5Also at 3 PM In this week’s edition of The wOw Effect host Julia Reed asks, Who Are You to Tell Me What to Do? Guests include social researcher Wednesday Martin, author of Stepmonster, which examines the tensions that arise between women and their stepchildren.


randall-wallace At 8 PM 123 Film!’s Sam Heer hangs with filmmaker Randall Wallace, who made his bones writing 1995’s Braveheart before going on to direct We Were Soldiers and the upcoming Secretariat. Randall will chat about his latest effort, adapting Ayn Rand’s Atlas Shrugged


michael-jackson-5At 10 PM It’s been a year since Michael Jackson passed. To help put that event in perspective—and allow fans the world over to share their feelings about his legacy—BlogTalkRadio presents a live two-hour special hosted by Bob “Mr. Media” Andelman. The show gets under way at 10 pm ET.


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Lily Tomlin: Edith Ann’s Alive and Well—and Rolling on the Floor

Lily Tomlin may be 70, but she’s still got the soul—and body—of a five-year-old, at least when inhabited by one of her most beloved characters.

Chatting on The wOw Effect, her wowOwow Talk show here on BlogTalkRadio, the Tony, Emmy and Grammy Award-winning funny lady reveals how she keeps Edith Ann fresh after five decades.

"I do love to perform," Lily (above with her alter-ego) tells us. "It's a very enlivening, energizing, nurturing kind of thing that the audience gives you."

"I do love to perform," Lily (above with her alter-ego) tells us. "It's a very enlivening, energizing, nurturing kind of thing that the audience gives you."

“She’s a kid. She lives in the culture, so she has to reflect that culture,” Lily tells host Julia Reed in a Goin’ Mobile edition of the show.

“And I usually do her as an improv in my act. I get down and roll around on the floor, as a five-year-old, and I have the audience ask her questions. And that keeps her alive.”

Lily, whose current road show is titled “An Evening of Classic Lily Tomlin,” also discusses longstanding misconceptions about her one-woman appearances.

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wowOwow Talk Bows on BlogTalkRadio

Just when we thought BlogTalkRadio couldn’t get any more star- studded, along comes wowOwow Talk, the new companion radio network to wowOwow.

Created, run and written by such media and showbiz powerhouses as Lesley Stahl, Liz Smith, Whoopi Goldberg, Candice Bergen, Lily Tomlin, Marlo Thomas, Peggy Noonan, Cynthia McFadden, Judith Martin and Joni Evans, this always witty, perpetually compelling website is a favorite among well-educated boomer women the world over.

Superstar lineup:

Superstar lineup: (clockwise from top left) Whoopi, Candice, Lily, Liz, Marlo and Leslie.

“It means a lot to us that Continue reading