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Monday, January 18

Val is back for the first time in 2021! Comedian Marina Franklin joins for host chat, Rep. Emanuel "Chris" Welch discusses his historic appointment as the first black speaker of the IL House, and Danielle Muller of Semicolon gives us book recommendations inspired by Dr. Martin Luther King.

Tuesday, January 19
Roe Con is back for host chat, Dr. John Duffy gives advice for parents on how to discuss the state of US politics, and Cody LaGrow is back with "Totally Cody."

Wednesday, January 20
Pre-Empted by ABC's coverage of Joe Biden's inauguration.

Thursday, January 21
Roe Conn is in for host chat, former NFL running back Matt Forte discusses how he's aiding Chicago black businesses, and Richard Roeper tells us what to stream this weekend.

Friday, January 22
(Encore) Roe Conn is in for host chat, and Dr. Sandra Lee, best known as "Dr. Pimple Popper," joins to discuss the new season of the hit TLC show.