The Matt McGill Morning Show
12/18/15 6 a.m. CT – 9 a.m. CT
6:05 a.m. Matt opens the show with a discussion about news headlines for the day. He also introduces his guest co-host for the morning, Entertainment Segment Producer Tyra Martin, and previews the topics for today’s show.
6:20 a.m. Matt and Tyra continue to discuss news headlines for the day.
6:35 a.m. Dr. Doug Dirschl joins Matt and Tyra to discuss The University of Chicago Medicine’s decision to build a Level 1 adult trauma center at its Medical Center campus. Dr. Dirschl is Chair of The Department of Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Medicine at The University of Chicago Medicine and an Orthopedic Trauma Surgeon.
6:50 a.m. Matt and Tyra take calls from listeners.
7:00 a.m. Matt and Tyra are joined on the show by Attorney Andrew Stroth, Managing Partner of the Action Injury Law Group, and they talk about The United States Department of Justice’s investigation of the Chicago Police Department. They also talk about the Freddie Gray case.
7:20 a.m. ABC 7 Chicago Political Reporter Charles Thomas joins Matt McGill and Tyra Martin to discuss Mayor Rahm Emanuel’s meeting with The United States Department of Justice.
7:35 a.m. Matt and Tyra take calls from listeners.
8:05 a.m. Matt and Tyra are joined on the show by Attorney Mary Grieb, Senior Attorney Civil Rights Division Chief Shiller/Preyar Law Offices, and they talk about the families who are suing Marian Catholic High School over their drug testing program.
8:20 a.m. Record producer, songwriter and rapper Jermaine Dupri joins Matt and Tyra to discuss the new reality show The Rap Game that premieres January 1, 2016 at 10:00 p.m. ET / 9 p.m. CT on Lifetime.
8:35 a.m. Matt and Tyra talk about the latest entertainment news.
8:50 a.m. Matt and Tyra are joined on the show by Elvina Renee Stegall, Creator of The Whose Deal playing cards, and they talk about The Whose Deal playing card game she developed.