(podcasting “from” the Uptown Theatre)

Mike Stephen and Andy Hermann officially launch Outside the Loop RADIO… with a look into the current state of the US mass media, an unscientific investigation to see who’s still using payphones, and a report on the 2006 “bests” of Chicago.

Robert McChesney – U of Illinois professor and Free Press founder;
on the state of big and alternative media in the United States

The Payphone Experiment“;
which seemed like a good idea at the time

Brian HieggelkeNewcity publisher;
on the 2006 “Best of” Chicago