XRT Morning Show

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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Lin Brehmer's Songs For Mardi Gras [Playlist]

Laissez les bons temps rouler!
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Stepping on Legos

The Lin's Bin Files: Bruce of Highland, Indiana asked, “Why is stepping on Legos more painful than anything else? The features that make Legos an enduring fascination are the same features that make Legos left out in a darkened hallway seem like a form of domestic terrorism. There is no good way to...
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