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  • In a show inspired by the film Hidden Figures, we hear local stories, like the story of Ed Dwight, a KCK native, came close to being the black man on a…
  • The comedy about moral philosophy just wrapped up its fourth and final season.NBC's The Good Place captured the imaginations of people across all kinds of…
  • Segment 1: Mayor Sly James is bringing his service to a close, but not before some serious discussions.Race and equity have been contentious issues in…
  • The latest Marvel comic film makes way for fresh conversations on race, leadership and heroism.The superhero thriller, Black Panther, easily topped the…
  • We explore what the theatrical release of a new Wonder Woman movie says about evolving perspectives on femininity and feminism. Guests: Loey Lockerby,…
  • In a new Netflix series, a family flees from Chicago and goes into hiding at the Lake of the Ozarks. We take a closer look at Ozark and how the show…
  • The first modern female-lead superhero film has arrived. There has been a lot of buzz about Wonder Woman, from the female-only opening night viewings, to…
  • Based on a true story, the new film 'The Founder' tells the tale of how struggling salesman Ray Kroc found the McDonald's brothers and their California…
  • Sluggerrr's handler weighs in on Mascots, Christopher Guest's new mockumentary, then KCUR's political podcast host discusses competition in sports and…
  • It's this season's most compelling made-for-TV drama: The 2016 election. From costumes to stage sets to the use of music and more, we explore the role of…
  • It's the new Netflix series that's winning audiences by invoking the 1980s ... and by freaking us out. We talk about the appeal of Stranger Things, along…
  • In 1977, Roots became one of the most-watched TV miniseries of all time. Based on Alex Haley's book about his family's story, from enslavement to…