For intelligent commentary and analysis of political and daily events, Milwaukee turns to the top-rated Midday with Charlie Sykes. Charlie is Wisconsin's most provocative, insightful radio talk show host and challenges conventional wisdom to provide listeners with the other side of the story. The author of six books, including A Nation of Victims
and Dumbing Down Our Kids
, Charlie has served Milwaukee as editor-in-chief of Milwaukee Magazine
, lecturer at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, and special assistant to the county executive. Charlie hosts his weekday program on WTMJ from 8:30 a.m. - Noon; has a weekly television show "Sunday Insight with Charlie Sykes" on WTMJ-TV4 Sundays at 10:00 a.m.; writes a weekly column for Community Newspapers; and serves as the Wisconsin blogosphere champion with his "Sykes Writes" blog. A Pulitzer Prize nominee, Charlie has appeared on national television, broadcast from the White House, and has spoken at major universities.
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