(podcasting “from” right out in front of Yellow Taxi Co on Elston and Augusta)

(broadcasting on the 100-watt back-of-the-taxicab radio station WLUW 88.7-FM Chicago)

Mike Stephen and Andy Hermann receive feedback and read personal ads, they discuss the murder rate in Chicago, they hear about an online stolen bike registry, and then they learn about taxicab culture.

OTL reads feedback and missed connections;
Pat is upset about the Theresa Amato interview in OTL #88,
checking in on Subway Crush – Chicago

Erin Halasz – reporter, Medill News Service;
on the murder rate in and around Chicago

Howard Kaplan – creator, Chicago Stolen Bike Registry;
on protecting bikes from thieves, and reporting stolen bikes

Natasha Julius – weekend desk editor, Beachwood Reporter;
on cabbie culture as documented in the Taxicab Journals

(segue music this week from the Joanna Connor Band)