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

(broadcasting on the “everything is awesome” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)

Mike Stephen learns about a news site that covers some North Side neighborhoods, explores VHS tapes with the local Everything Is Terrible blog, and gets a local parking update from The Parking Ticket Geek.

Mike Stephen or Lee DeWyze?—  You be the judge

Mike Fourcher — Founder of the Center Square Journal

This news site covers the news of Lincoln Square, Northcenter, and Ravenswood Manor.  We find out more with an on-location conversation with the site’s founder.


Everything Is Terrible— A Local Blog All About Crazy VHS Tapes

Yup, it’s a blog about VHS tapes.  We’ve got the braintrust to talk about it on this week’s show.

The Parking Ticket Geek — Official OTL Parking Correspondent and Blogger at The Expired Meter

Mr. Geek returns to the show to give us the latest on city sticker sales, red light cameras, and more!


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