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

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

Mike Stephen goes to the theater to learn about the new local vaudeville variety show Shenanigans, revisits the “dibs” parking issue, and discusses the future of Chicago’s sustainability with the creator of ChicagoREgen.com.

Todd Obuchowski and Nick Tristano— Director and Executive Producer, respectively, of Shenanigans

We get a look into Chicago’s only “modern madcap variety vaudeville show for the whole family.”  You can catch the show Saturdays at 4 p.m. at Stage 773 in Lakeview.


Revisiting “Dibs”

We take one more look at this time-honored Chicago tradition and address a listener’s e-mail about this issue.

Chuck Templeton — Founder of Chicago REgen

What would it take to make the City of Chicago sustainable by 2025 with a high standard of living?  Chuck and Co. attempt to answer that question through the exchange of ideas on his site.  He gives us the lowdown this week.

OTL #230 local music provided by Secret Colours