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

(broadcasting on the “you sing a song, I sing a song” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)

Mike Stephen discusses the state of Chicago’s food journalism, talks to a local YouTube star, and learns about a documentary about Ella Jenkins that is in pre-production.

 

Mike Gebert– Local food writer and creator ofSky Full of Bacon

Chicago has a wonderful food scene, but how do we fair when it comes to food journalism?  We hear Mike’s opinion.

 

 

 

Blake GrigsbyDePaul University junior, local actor, comedian, and YouTube star

We hear how this college student has gained millions viewers through his work on YouTube.

 

 

Blake in his Kiss Me, I’m Desperate video.

 

 

Tim Ferrin Director & Producer of Ella Jenkins: We’ll Sing a Song Together

Ella Jenkins is the first lady of children’s music and she turned 90 last week.  This week we learn about efforts underway to make a documentary about her incredible life.

 

 

 

 

 

OTL #409 local music provided by Tea Tsunami