12 noon: Oscar preview
1pm: Middle East affairs
At noon, Jack Garner and Mike DiGiorgio join us to preview the Oscars. They'll offer their choices, their predictions, and we'll listen to selected film clips. We'll also explore the career of the late Harold Ramis, and we'll check in with The Little, which is planning a weekend slate to honor Philip Seymour Hoffman.
At 1pm, the Jewish Federation of Greater Rochester welcomes Avi Melamed, the Eisenhower Institute Middle East expert. We'll talk to him about the current state of affairs in the Middle East.