(podcasting “from” the roof of a top-secret building next to the WLUW transmitter in Rogers Park)

(broadcasting on the 100-watt ball and chain WLUW 88.7-FM Chicago)

Mike Stephen and Andy Hermann lament the loss of a local food blog, they ponder sending balls to Congress, they learn about the Chicago Indie Radio Project, and then they discuss a sport that’s sweeping the city.

Michael Morowitz – proprietor, EatChicago.net;
on closing the kitchen in Chicago’s favorite food blog

Gemma Cooper-Novack and Annie Brodsky – masterminds, Balls to Congress;
on getting in touch with our representatives in government

Shawn Campbell – founder, Chicago Indie Radio Project;
on getting a LPFM station up and running in Chicago

Andrew Vilaythong and Joe Reyes – captains, Aberdeen Street Mafia Dodgeball Ninjas;
on the latest sport to sweep the city

(segue music this week from JJ Grey & Mofro)