Lin's Bin

50 Golf Courses in 50 States in 50 Days

Pete Crozier has produced Lin’s Bin segments on 93XRT since 2002. That’s 17 years of taking my writing and my voice and embellishing it all with music or movie clips. For a time, he produced the XRT Morning Show for Mary Dixon and myself, a task now accomplished by the redoubtable Chris Cwiak. Pete...
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Lin's Bin May 2019

Got a question for XRT's Morning Host, Lin Brehmer? Well, now you can ask him! Submit your question to Lin and tune in every Monday morning at 7:15am and 6:15pm to hear if you're this week's winner. Must be 21+ to enter to win.
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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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Lin's Bin April 2019

Got a question for XRT's Morning Host, Lin Brehmer?
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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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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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What Are the Unwritten Rules for Radio Disc Jockeys?

For Lin's Bin, Timothy Woods asks What are the unwritten rules for a radio DJ? Here’s a dirty secret. Most of the rules for radio DJs are unwritten. This is why DJs get fired all the time. When it comes to profanity, one of your bosses will tell you to your face that you cannot use certain language...
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Do I Hate Winter?

For Lin’s Bin, Debbie asked, Do you hate winter? If I hated winter, would I choose to live in a city where it snows from October to April? What kind of idiot says I hate winter and then confesses he has no time share in Florida, no condo in the Caymans, no reasonable plan to escape a city that has...
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Is it better to have loved and lost, or to have never loved at all?

from the Lin's Bin files: Jonathan Insley asks “Is it better to have loved and lost, or to have never loved at all?” Love is as deep as the lake. And as sweet as a summer breeze. “Love is a rose but you better not pick it It only grows when it's on the vine” Neil Young Is it better to have loved...
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