Eye on Your Weekend
Every Friday at 6 p.m. on 1370 WSPD
Episode 19, Jan. 18:
COMING UP: Golden Girls, Arnold Schwarzenegger and monsters.
Episode 16, Dec. 28:
The Pop Culture Panel looks back at 2012, and looks ahead to where you can spend New Year’s Eve.
Episode 15, Dec. 14:
Santa’s LIVE in studio taking your calls.
Episode 9, Nov. 2:
The panelists chat with Toledo Swiss Singers and about the new “Star Wars” announcement.
Episode 8, Oct. 26:
Episode 7, Oct. 19:
Comic artist Phil Machi, “Bill W.” filmmakers and comic Carlos Mencia
For more on Phil Machi: visit Philmachi.com.
Episode 6, Friday, Oct. 12:
Toledo Museum of Arts exhibits, Ben Affleck’s “Argo,” “The Walking Dead” season three and clothing designer John Dough
Episode 5, Oct. 5:
Episode 4, Sept. 28:
Kimberly Adams, Jennifer Rockwood
Episode 3, Sept. 21:
The Faux Paus, movies and Emmy predictions
Episode 2, Sept. 14:
Episode 1, Sept. 7:
Video game score earns historic Grammy nomination
By Jeff McGinnis, Pop Culture Editor
The “Grammy-nominated Austin Wintory.” For a young composer, it still takes some getting used to.
“It’s … not real,” Wintory said in an interview with Toledo Free Press Star. “I keep hearing people say it and it still has this vague sound, like we’re talking about someone else. It hardly feels like an affirmation of years of hard work or anything like that. Just this dream that I keep trying to accept is reality.” Read more>>
Read more pop culture news from Jeff McGinnis here.
Point/Spider-point: The pluses and minuses of Marvel’s latest move
By Jeff McGinnis and Jim Beard
Just before the end of 2012, Marvel Comics released Amazing Spider-Man No. 700, the “final issue” of the long-running comic series. The finale turned out to be a surprising one, as Peter Parker died while his mind was trapped in the body of villain Otto Octavius (Doctor Octopus), while Doc Ock still lives within Parker’s mind and will now continue on as the new “Superior Spider-Man.” Comic book author and expert Jim Beard and Pop Goes the Culture writer Jeff McGinnis debate the pros and cons of the story.
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Talking movies on WNWO:
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Top 10 Movies of 2012:
James A. Molnar discusses his favorite movies of 2012. Watch:
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