Merry Christmas to everyone who's feeling it! We certainly full of holiday cheer around here, and we've got a show to reflect that. In our first hour, dysfunctional family films with our favorite film expert, Murray Horwitz. We can't be with ours while we're putting the show on the air, and maybe you want a little break from yours. Following that, we've got a pretty incredible story: James Wagner had the best holiday reunion ever when, well, here. Let's let him tell it.
The greatest Christmas present I have ever received came two days early and with a rough beard. It was my father, weary and unshaven, after five days as a hostage.
Incredible. So at the end of the first hour, we'll be asking for stories from you about your best holiday reunion ever.
In our second hour, more holiday fun: Christmas songs. From traditional, to classic, to quirky, we'll have them all. Mr. "Feliz Navidad" himself, Jose Feliciano, will join us to chat about his beloved tune, and Bill Adler has a sleighful of unusual tunes you might want to add to your annual rotation. Finally, we have a surprise for our fabulous guest host Ari Shapiro. He gave us a list of dream interviews, and we booked one of his top choices. Mitch Hurwitz, creator of Arrested Development, will join us. Happy Hanukkah, Ari!!!