(podcasting “from” right out in front of the Newberry Library)

(broadcasting on the 100-watt card catalog WLUW 88.7-FM Chicago)

Mike Stephen tells Andy Hermann his FCC fantasy, they learn about Banned Books Week, they get the scoop on the film industry in Chicago, and then they revisit the Best of Chicago — for 2007.

Mike’s FCC fantasy;
a hypothetical scenario involving FCC Commissioner Jonathan Adelstein

Judith Krug – director of the American Library Association‘s Office for Intellectual Freedom;
on the 26th anniversary of Banned Books Week (Sep 29 – Oct 6)

Adam Fendelman (publisher) and Dustin Levell (senior staff writer) – HollywoodChicago.com;
on covering the film industry in the city and beyond

Brian Hieggelke – editor and publisher, Newcity Chicago;
on the “Best of Chicago 2007

(segue music this week from The Polkaholics)