XRT Morning Show

What College Experiences Should You Share with Your Kids?

Sunni of Chicago asked, "As a father, do you impart your college experience as a cautionary tale or a roadmap to fun?" Ah Springtime. When the skies are bathed in grey rain-tones for weeks. When high school seniors are deciding what they are going to do for the next four years. As a parent, you may...
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Cubs Owner Tom Ricketts Optimistic Ahead Of 2019 Home Opener

He stopped by our live broadcast with a simple message, "it's going to be alright Cubs fans."
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Len & Lin Live At The Opening Day Broadcast

Previewing what's ahead for the Cubs in 2019.
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Jeff Garlin Teases New Series With Tom Morello & Vince Vaughn, Love Of XRT

Garlin admits he has no idea what the series is about.
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Lin's Bin: What Is Happening On The North Side?

A live Lin's Bin from the XRT Opening Day Broadcast.
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A Cubs Baseball Prophecy from April of 2016

When April rolled around following a hopeful 2015 baseball campaign, Cub fans were poised for something to happen. On opening day in 2016, I answered this question sent by Jimmy from Yorkville. “As a lifelong Cubs fan, do I really want the Cubs to win the World Series ???? What kind of question is...
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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2019

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 2019 No. I don’t understand how they make their decisions either. But this year I find myself in whole-hearted agreement on several new inductees. Here are some artists you will be enjoying on this week's Friday Feature on XRT: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Class of 2019...
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Lin Brehmer's Corned Beef a la CFD

I promised that I would share these thoughts on corned beef before March 17th. Corned beef is one of those delicacies that is cross-cultural. Ecumenical. From the Jewish delis of New York to the dinner tables of the Philippines, corned beef has proved its versatility. Think of the Reuben sandwich,...
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South Side Irish: Lin's Bin Unplugged

Margie writes, Dear Lin- I've married into a South Side Irish family Do I cook the potatoes and carrots with the corned beef or separately? Where is your husband? I mean in the order. If he’s 9th out of 9, he’s either going to be self-sufficient or completely helpless. Does he ask you questions...
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Why Are Women Crazy? Lin's Bin Unplugged

A fellow asked me simply, Why are women crazy?
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