Tony Michaels - October 30, 2013

Tony Michaels, President & CEO of the Parade Company tells Paul W. Smith, Former Tiger Manager Jim Leyland is going to be the Grand Marshall of America's Thanksgiving Parade presented by Art Van.

Mick Fleetwood - October 30, 2014

Mick Fleetwood of "Fleetwood Mac" has written a new book called: "Play On: Now, Then And Fleetwood Mac" and he has a great conversation with Paul W. Smith about his life in the entertainment world.

Danialle Karmanos - October 30, 2014

Danialle Karmanos, wife of Peter Karmanos talks to Paul W. Smith about the new Karmanos Center for Natural Birth and she says it's a place that offers the comforts of home and the technology to make sure mother and child have a safe and healthy delivery.

Earl Cureton - October 30, 2014

Earl "The Twirl" Cureton, Former NBA & Pistons Player kicks off the "2014" edition of "WJR's Pistons Insider" by talking to Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtney about the Pistons' 89-79 loss on Wednesday night.

Helio Castroneves & Will Power - October 30, 2014

Helio Castroneves & Will Power, all star race car drivers stop by the WJR Studios to let Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtney know that tickets for the 2015 Grand Prix go on sale today. For more information go to or by calling 866-464-PRIX.

Frank McGeorge - October 30, 2014

Dr. Frank McGeorge, Henry Ford Medical Group Physician tells Paul W. Smith acid reflux is an epidemic in America and the best way to get rid of the condition is to move up your dinnertime.

Jim Ryan - October 30, 2014

ABC's Jim Ryan talks to Paul W. Smith live from Texas where they are seeing lower gas prices and he says it's good news for consumers and not so good for the oil companies.

Mike Duggan - October 29, 2014

Detroit Mayor Mike Duggan tells Paul W. Smith he has no interest in taking over the Detroit Public School System.

Mike Rogers - October 29, 2014

Congressman Mike Rogers, Chairman of the House Intelligence Committee talks to Paul W. Smith about the U.S. Ebola response and the ongoing fight against ISIS.

Mark Howe - October 29, 2014

Mark Howe, Former Detroit Red Wing & Son of Gordie Howe tells Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtney the family is gathering to be with his father after he suffered a massive stroke on Sunday and yesterday he did show some signs of improvement.

Peter Karmanos - October 29, 2014

Peter Karmanos, Compuware Founder, North Carolina Hurricanes Owner & Plymouth Whalers Owner talks to Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtney about the Hockey Great Gordie Howe who has suffered a massive stroke and on another note he also says he isn't selling the North Carolin...

Marcia Smith - October 29, 2014

Marcia Smith, President of the Space and Technology Policy Group, Arlington, Virginia talks to Paul W. Smith about the commercial rocket explosion on Virginia's eastern shore Tuesday. Fortunately no one was injured but a science experiment done by Madison Heights students was...

David Girodat - October 29, 2014

David Girodat, Fifth Third Bank Eastern Michigan President & CEO tells Paul W. Smith the bank is thrilled to be moving its headquarters to the Woodward One Building in Detroit. Tune into Opportunity Detroit at 7pm on WJR to hear the entire interview.

Jeff Cranson - October 28, 2014

The Federal Highway Administration is taking a closer look at highway guardrails for a defect that may have caused deaths and injuries around the country.  Jeff Cranson, Michigan Department of Transportation Spokesman tells Paul W. Smith Michigan does have the Trin...

Jake Halpern - October 28, 2014

Jake Halpern, Journalist & Author of a new book called: "Bad Paper: Chasing Debt From Wall Street to the Underworld" talks to Paul W. Smith about the business of debt collecting and he says it's a shady unregulated business.

Paul Rentenbach - October 28, 2014

Paul Rentenbach, Grosse Pointe Rotary Club Treasurer & Chairman of "Operation Warm" talks to Paul W. Smith about this year's coat drive to support needy children. Anyone interested in supporting Operation Warm may donate on-line by visiting www.operationwarm-det...

Ron Weiser - October 28, 2014

Ron Weiser, Former United States Ambassador & University of Michigan Regent Candidate talks to Paul W. Smith about this year's election and he explains to Paul W. Smith why he wants to be a Regent at the Ann Arbor school.

Lee Saunders - October 28, 2014

Lee Saunders, President of the American Federation of State, County and Municipal Employees was in town and he checked in with Paul W. Smith to show his support for the Democratic candidates running for offices in Michigan.

Aaron Katerksy - October 28, 2014

ABC's Aaron Katersky tells Paul W. Smith the New Jersey nurse who was quarantined for three days in a tent has been allowed to go home and will remain in quarantine until further notice.

Tom Walsh - October 28, 2014

General Motors plans to invest 540 million dollars in Southeast Michigan. Tom Walsh, Detroit Free Press Columnist tells Paul W. Smith the automaker will build the next generation of Chevy Volts in Warren.

Doug Bernstein - October 28, 2014

As the Detroit bankruptcy trial nears an end, Doug Bernstein, Plunkett Cooney Bankruptcy Attorney talks to Paul W. Smith about the case and he says the Judge's decision is expected at 2pm on November 7th.

Joe Muer - October 27, 2014

Joe Muer, well known restaurant owner tells Paul W. Smith he has written a new book about his family history called: "Tales of a Fish" and he will be giving cooking demonstrations and signing books at Sur La Table at the Somerset Collection on Wednesday.

Kane Hodder - October 27, 2014

Kane Hodder, the most famous "Jason" in the "Friday the 13th" movies kicks off Halloween Week on the Paul W. Smith Show.

Mark Dantonio - October 27, 2014

Mark Dantonio, MSU Football Coach tells Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtney Saturday's game was closer than the score would indicate and he's now moving on to get the Spartans ready for Ohio State.

Aaron Katersky - October 27, 2014

A New Jersey nurse who cared for Ebola patients in Africa has been quarantined against her will and is now threatening to sue is the topic of conversation across the country. ABC's Aaron Katersky and Paul W. Smith talk about whether the quarantine is too tough.

Mike O'Hara - October 27, 2014

Mike O'Hara, Columnist is back from London, England and he checks in with Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtney to talk about the Lions 22-21 win over the Falcons in Wembley Stadium.

Mary Kramer - October 27, 2014

Mary Kramer, Publisher of Crain's Detroit Business talks to Paul W. Smith live from London where she watched the Detroit Lions beat the Atlanta Falcons in Wembley Stadium and she says it was a good idea to stay until the end!

Mark Dantonio - October 24, 2014

Mark Dantonio, MSU Football Coach talks to Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtney about the big MSU-UM game in East Lansing on Saturday and he says the rivalry is great for the state and the Spartans are ready to take on the Wolverines.

Neil Diamond - October 24, 2014

Paul W. Smith has a great interview with Neil Diamond who is out and about promoting his new album called "Melody Road" and he tells Paul he is thankful for his fans.

Dave Brandon - October 24, 2014

Dave Brandon, U of M Athletic Director talks to Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtny about Saturday's big Michigan - Michigan State match up in East Lansing.

Mike O'Hara - October 24, 2014

Mike O'Hara, Columnist talks to Paul W. Smith & Steve Courtney live from London and he says the Lions are ready to take on the Atlanta Falcons early Sunday morning.

Mark Fields - October 24, 2014

Mark Fields, Ford Motor Company CEO tells Paul W. Smith the automaker earned $835 million and although that's down from last year he is calling it a solid quarter.

Howie Mandel - October 24, 2014

Howie Mandel, well known Actor & Talk Show Host has a great conversation with Paul W. Smith about his show "Deal With It" and his amazing career.

Robert Colombo - October 24, 2014

Wayne County Circuit Court Judge Robert J. Colombo Jr. tells Paul W. Smith the court is cracking down on people who don't show up for jury duty.

Juliana Powell - October 24, 2014

Juliana Powell, mother of 18 year old cancer victim Alex Powell talks to Paul W. Smith about "Alex's Great State Race" and she says the off field challenge will determine which university - U of M or MSU will raise the most money for student disability services. Peo...