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(broadcasting on the “ain’t no thing but a chicken wing” radio station WGN-AM 720)

Mike Stephen stops by Toons Bar and Grill in Lakeview to preview the 4th annual Wing Fling and chats about local politics with the Chicago Reader’s Mick Dumke.

 

Danny Beck – Owner of Toons Bar & Grill at 3857 N. Southport in Chicago’s Lakeview neighborhood

We get a preview of the Fourth Annual Wing Fling happening on Saturday, January 24th at 3pm!  OTL host Mike Stephen will be on hand as the event’s MC.  Come on out, say hi, and enjoy all-you-can-eat wings!

 

 Mike Stephen emcee’s the hot wing eating contest at last year’s Toons Wing Fling

 

Mick Dumke–  Senior Writer at the Chicago Reader

Mick stops by to chat about the latest in the Chicago mayoral race and what it means to actually be an independent vote in the city council.

 

 

Mick Dumke and Mike Stephen in the WGN Allstate Showcase Studio

 

A piece of OTL history–

Mike recently dug up a bar napkin that helped to serve as the launching pad for Outside the Loop Radio.  He surprises Andy Hermann and Steve Bertrand with this piece of OTL history.

 

 

 The bar napkin that started it all in 2006

 

 

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