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Watch Lin Brehmer's Beautiful Tribute To Ernie Banks

If you were watching the Cubs game yesterday, you may have caught a familiar voice paying tribute to Mr. Cub. Check out this loving tribute Lin Brehmer gave to the late Ernie Banks, which aired on WGN-TV prior to the Cubs game against the Astros.
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The Greatest Song Ever Written

My innocence was no longer a watch, it was a warning.
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Emilia Clarke

Did You Take A Close Look At The Game Of Thrones Coffee Cup?

You may just see a familiar face!
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What Really Matters?

Lin’s Bin 4/18/19 Jonathan Fernandez asks, With all the things a person can do in a lifetime, what really matters? What really matters? Your mom and dad. You will take them for granted. You will forget to call them. You will argue and make up. The good memories will gather in your mind like...
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Dear Lin, It's Lin. Lin-Manuel Miranda Back in Chicago

Thursday evening as I was leaving a reception for the upcoming Hot Stove Cool Music charity concert (June 7th at Metro), I checked my twitter feed. "What the heck!" I muttered. There were tweets and re-tweets in numbers that could only be explained by my embezzlement of millions of dollars and I...
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Hamilton: The Exhibition Opens In Chicago

Hamilton: An American Musical set our origin story on its ear by using hip hop, modern movement and diverse casting – and it worked so astonishingly well that it played in the White House, won all the awards and now has inspired its own stand-alone museum. Hamilton: The Exhibit opened Friday on...
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Watch: Lin Brehmer's Ode To The 1984 Chicago Cubs

"The Mets were still in our division... To be hated."
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Tom Petty at the Vic 2003

Some history... Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' association with 93XRT took off when we sponsored a double bill at the Riviera Theater in 1977 with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers with special guest Elvis Costello and the Attractions. The price for this coveted ticket? 3 bucks. As in dollars. Can...
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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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