(podcasting from the studios in the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)

(broadcasting on the “DHARMA Initiative” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)

Mike Stephen discusses allocation of Chicago’s TIF money, admits that he’s in the DHARMA Initiative, and learns about being vegan at a vegan restaurant in Edgewater.

Mick Dumke — Writer and Editor at the Chicago Reader

Mick (along with co-author Ben Joravsky) has come out with another must-read article dealing with TIF money in Chicago.  Mick joins us to discuss how the city spends this money.


Mike Stephen is a “Lostie”

OTL Host Mike Stephen said that he wouldn’t get sucked into the Lost craze.  Turns out he’s in his own DHARMA Initiative film that he showed at a Lost finale viewing party.

Duc Vu and Kiseung Lee — Partners at Loving Hut, an organic vegan restaurant in Edgewater

We learn about what being a vegan is all about and how it can benefit our global community.


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