Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations

Thursday on Lake Effect: Wisconsin Politics, Indentifying Stars, and Playwright Ayad Akhtar

Thursday on Lake Effect:

Tim Cullen reflects on his life both in and out of politics and the ways Wisconsin’s political landscape has changed. Our astronomy contributor has some rules of thumb for figuring out what's a star and what's a planet in the night sky. And why Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Ayad Akhtar accepted a four-year contract with the Milwaukee Rep.


  • Tim Cullen, former Democratic State Senator
  • Jean Creighton, astronomy contributor
  • Ayad Akhtar, playwright