(podcasting “from” on the corner of Madison and Wabash in Jewelers Row)

(broadcasting on the 100-watt architecturally sound yet well-krausened radio station WLUW 88.7-FM Chicago)

Mike Stephen and a cranky Andy Hermann read through some news updates, they talk about architecture and preservation in Chicago, they get the scoop on the Chiditarod, and then they learn about craft brewing delicious delicious beer.

Updates from the OTL Newsroom;
Andy is cranky and sick (of Mike),
Mayor Daley on the Great Lakes,
Illinois smoking ban violations

Gregory Dreicer – Vice President of Exhibitions and Programs, Chicago Architecture Foundation;
on architecture and preservation in Chicago

Jake Reimer – organizer (one of many), Chiditarod;
on racing shopping carts for charity

Jeff Sparrow – board member, Chicago Beer Society;
on craft brewing and Night of the Living Ales IV

(segue music this week from Van Ghost)