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04 / 02 / 14
Barber Shop Show, Now on Vocalo and on WBEZ!
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The Barber Shop Show has big news! The show, which is hosted by Chicago radio veteran Richard Steele, will be airing on WBEZ 91.5fm on Sundays at 3pm starting April 6!

Each week we ask journalists, activists, academics, and regular people alike to pull up a chair and talk about issues that impact our community.

You can still catch the Barber Shop Show live each Friday at Noon on vocalo.org, 89.5fm and 90.7fm. We broadcast each week from Carter’s Barber Shop in Chicago’s North Lawndale neighborhood.

We also rebroadcast each Saturday at Noon on Vocalo.

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11 / 20 / 13
Barber Shop Show 144: November Mid Month Mash Up

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Every month, we check in with our favorite local journalists and bloggers. We get their perspectives on the recent local and national news headlines that caught their attention. They tell us about the headlines that they think are good news, and ones that they think are bad news. Lastly, they tell us about those moments that made them go WTF!?!

For instance, a bit of good news is the passage of the marriage equality bill in Illinois.

Joining at the shop this month:
• Yana Kunichoff of the Chicago Reporter
• Cate Cahan, senior editor, WBEZ
• Mary Mitchell, opinions columnist for the Chicago Sun-Times

The “Barber Shop Show” airs on Fridays and Saturdays at Noon on 90.7FM and 89.5FM. You can also stream live at www.vocalo.org.

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11 / 19 / 13
Barber Shop Show 144: November Mid Month Mash Up

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Every month, we check in with our favorite local journalists and bloggers. We get their perspectives on the recent local and national news headlines that caught their attention. They tell us about the headlines that they think are good news, and ones that they think are bad news. Lastly, they tell us about those moments that made them go WTF!?!

For instance, a bit of good news is the passage of the marriage equality bill in Illinois.

Joining at the shop this month:
• Yana Kunichoff of the Chicago Reporter
• Cate Cahan, senior editor, WBEZ
• Mary Mitchell, opinions columnist for the Chicago Sun-Times

The “Barber Shop Show” airs on Fridays and Saturdays at Noon on 90.7FM and 89.5FM. You can also stream live at www.vocalo.org.

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10 / 18 / 13
Barber Shop Show 142: October Mid Month Mash Up

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Every month, we check-in with our favorite local journalists and bloggers. We get their perspectives on the recent local and national news headlines that caught their attention. They tell us about the headlines that they think are good news, and ones that they think are bad news. Lastly, they tell us about those moments that made them go WTF!?!

For instance, a bit of good news is the long-awaited return of Derrick Rose!

Joining at the shop this month:
• Angela Caputo of the Chicago Reporter
• Ken Davis, host of Chicago Newsroom on CAN TV
• Mick Dumke of the Chicago Reader
• Alison Cuddy, Arts & Culture Reporter, WBEZ.

The “Barber Shop Show” airs on Fridays and Saturdays at Noon on 90.7FM and 89.5FM. You can also stream live at www.vocalo.org.

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09 / 13 / 13
Barber Shop Show 137: September Mid Month Mash Up

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Every month, we check-in with our favorite local journalists and bloggers. We get their perspectives on the stories of the day. Then, they tell us about developments in local news that they liked, and ones they disliked. Lastly, they tell us those moments that made them go WTF!?!

This month, we talked about butlers in Dubai that make 6-figure incomes, $600,000 doors for the Illinois state Capitol building, and much more.

Joining us at the shop:
• Maria Zamudio of the Chicago Reporter
• Media legend Monroe Anderson
• Alex Keefe, Political Reporter, WBEZ.

Richard Steele was off for this installment, so Ayana Contreras hosted.

The Barber Shop Show streams on vocalo.org Fridays at Noon, with a repeat Saturdays at Noon. On-air, Chicago area listeners can tune into 89.5fm or 90.7fm.

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04 / 22 / 13

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Walter Jacobson in Studio:News icon Walter Jacobson joins us in studio. He’s being honored at tomorrow’s 49th Chicago International Film Festival Television Awards Gala. We’ll discuss the broadcaster’s life and legacy, as well as his book “Walter’s Perspective: A Memoir of Fifty Years in…

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03 / 28 / 13

Barber Shop Show: Barber Shop Show 117: In Like a Lion... an End of March News Roundup f

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In like a lion, out like a lamb. That’s what they say about weather in the month of March. Even though the weather seems to be turning around, it also seems as though the local news headlines still have quite a bit of “lion” left in them. On Friday’s Barber Shop Show, we’re checking in with:

· Linda Lutton, Education Reporter at our sister station WBEZ

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02 / 16 / 13
Barber Shop Show 111: February Mid-Month Mash Up
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BSS Feb Mid-Month Mash Up: fave journalists & bloggers talk about recent stories they liked/disliked/made them go WTF?

This is our February Mid-Month Mash Up where we invite our favorite journalists and bloggers to talk about the recent headlines that they liked, disliked, or that made them go WTF?!

Joining us in this discussion:
Salvador Munoz, a blogger and a community activist with the Latin Community Housing Association of Humboldt Park.

Angela Caputo of the Chicago Reporter

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Steve Bynum of WBEZ

In this installment, we talk about cruise ships, school closings, and foreclosures (among many other topics).

The Barber Shop Show airs live from Carter’s Barbershop in Chicago’s North Lawndale neighborhood on Fridays at 12pm CST. vocalo.org. Press play.

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