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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Health & Science
10:00 am
Tue November 19, 2013

Neurosurgeon Explores Afterlife - in Death and in His Book

Dr. Eben Alexander III's best-selling book explores what we know - and don't know - about what comes next.

Few things are as mysterious to us as the existence of an afterlife. At the same time, the Pew Forum on Religion and Public Life found that three-quarters of Americans believe in an afterlife – 50-percent strongly so.

Proving it, however, is relegated to religious beliefs and personal testaments, and isn’t typically in the realm of people in science and medicine.

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Economy & Business
3:46 pm
Mon November 18, 2013

Are Driverless Cars in Our Near Future?

A Google driverless car on a testing path
Credit Steve Jurvetson/Flickr

The idea of a driverless car has always been the stuff of science fiction. Even George Jetson sat in the driver’s seat of his personal flying saucer.  But it’s a technology that may well be on our doorstep.

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Arts & Culture
9:42 am
Thu October 31, 2013

UWM Philosophy Professor Reconsiders Pragmatism

A new book looks at the history of the philosophy of pragmatism.
Credit Wiley-Blackwell

Philosophy is a required course in many colleges and universities, but few of us ever get beyond that level.

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Arts & Culture
4:53 pm
Wed October 23, 2013

Clothed, Nude Photos Uncloak Nature of 'Identity' in Exhibit

William Zuback's photograph "Jane Doe No. 13 (Clothed)" appears in his new exhibit, "Identity."
Credit William Zuback/Digital photograph

We’ve all heard the cliché – don’t judge a book by its cover. 

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Arts & Culture
5:25 pm
Tue October 22, 2013

Highlights for 2014 Car Models

The 2014 calendar year doesn’t begin for another two-and-a-half months, but the 2014 car model year has been underway for almost all of 2013.

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Arts & Culture
3:19 pm
Thu October 17, 2013

LGBT Film Festival Opens in a 'Divine' Way

"I am Divine" opens the Milwaukee LGBT Film and Video Festival on Thursday night.
Credit Milwaukee LGBT Film and Video Festival

The 28th annual Milwaukee LGBT Film and Video Festival opens this evening at the Oriental Theater. 

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Arts & Culture
4:25 pm
Fri October 11, 2013

3 Films to See This Weekend

The film "The Patience Stone," which opens tonight, takes place in a country in the middle of war.
Credit imdb.com

You could say that George Clooney and Sandra Bullock’s new space-based film has a sort of gravitational pull.

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Arts & Culture
11:56 am
Fri October 11, 2013

Filmmaker Finds Meaning in India

Steve Hoover's "Blood Brother" documentary on an orphanage for HIV positive children
Credit Steve Hoover

There are a lot of movies out there about protagonists trying to find themselves in exotic locations, like India – think Eat, Pray, Love.

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Arts & Culture
3:58 pm
Fri October 4, 2013

Screenwriter Paul Attanasio on the Current State of the Film Industry

Paul Attanasio
Credit Milwaukee Film Festival

Tomorrow evening, the Milwaukee Film Festival will host an evening with Paul Attanasio. In this city, Attanasio may be best known for being the brother of Milwaukee Brewers owner Mark Attanasio, but his broader fame is as a screenwriter and producer.

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Arts & Culture
10:03 am
Tue October 1, 2013

New Novel Explores A Centuries-Old Conspiracy Theory About A Bavarian King

Oliver Pötzsch is the author of the new novel “The Ludwig Conspiracy.”

The Milwaukee Film Festival, which runs into next week features both films with local ties, and also internationally significant titles.

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