Dan Harmon

Lake Effect Producer

Dan Harmon has been with WUWM since the launch of At 10 in 1999. Now with Lake Effect, Dan is responsible for much of the technical side of producing a daily magazine show, from selecting the music that accompanies interviews, to the actual editing and mixing of the complete show. Dan can also be heard on air, interviewing guests on subjects ranging from movies to architecture.

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Arts & Culture
4:23 pm
Tue December 16, 2014

A Wish List of Changes for the Automotive World

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Over the past week, Lake Effect has offered some suggestions for people who are wishing for books or for games this holiday season.

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Arts & Culture
3:36 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

Turns Out The Movie 'Interstellar' Is Not So Stellar

The film "Interstellar" chronicles the adventures of explorers who make use of a wormhole to travel in order to find a new place for humans to relocate after the Earth has turned scarce and desolate.
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For many people, their strongest connection to science is in the form of reading or watching science fiction. 

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Arts & Culture
2:46 pm
Wed November 26, 2014

Where To Eat in Milwaukee Once Your Thanksgiving Leftovers Are Gone

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After you spend the holiday cooking, or spending time with people who were cooking, and eating.  What are you going to eat aft​er the leftovers are gone?

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Arts & Culture
4:29 pm
Fri November 14, 2014

The Films of War

War on the Silver Screen: Shaping America’s Perception of History

  Which leaves a more lasting impression on Americans – images of war or images from war movies? A new book tries to answer that question.

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2:56 pm
Wed October 29, 2014

Most Annoying Food Trends of 2014

Milwaukee's very own "Chicken Fried" Bloody Beast previously served at Soblemans Pub n Grill.
Credit Drew Hubbard, Ben & Lisa Waters / Flickr

When it comes to the experience of eating out, everyone has their likes and dislikes.  

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Economy & Business
4:23 pm
Tue October 21, 2014

Is Your Car Truly American?

Credit Emilio Labrador / Flickr

We all know the phrase “buy American.”  But in our global world the lines are increasingly fuzzy.

In the case of automobiles it’s hard to decipher what an American car actually is.  Is it a car made by an American manufacturer like Ford, GM, or Chrysler, but including parts from Europe?  What if it’s put together in Canada or Mexico?

Or what about a car assembled in the United States, but on behalf of a foreign company, like Honda, or Toyota, or Mercedes-Benz?

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Arts & Culture
1:52 pm
Wed October 15, 2014

2014 Milwaukee LGBT Film Festival Offers Selections As Diverse As Its Community

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The history of LGBT cinema has always generally reflected the state of the LGBT community and its place in the world. 

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Arts & Culture
3:27 pm
Thu October 9, 2014

Modern Day Explorer Embraces Adventure In All Its Forms

Chris Guillebeau visited every country in the world, and the lessons he learned are the topic of his latest book, "The Happiness of Pursuit."
Credit Chris Guillebeau / http://chrisguillebeau.com

Author Chris Guillebeau has made a name for himself encouraging people to think differently.

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Arts & Culture
3:41 pm
Thu October 2, 2014

Retired Magician Goes Beyond Smoke And Mirrors In New Documentary

And early Randi straight-jacket escape.
Credit anhonestliar.com

Don’t use the term debunk around James Randi.  

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Arts & Culture
10:42 am
Wed October 1, 2014

New Book On Frank Lloyd Wright Goes Beyond Architecture

Architect Frank Lloyd Wright
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Frank Lloyd Wright is best known for his architectural designs. But a new book argues that it’s his thinking itself that was truly visionary.

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