- ML reveals a secret about an Eastsider who just turned 100, then provides a cogent critique of Shawn’s new podcast. Marc offers some pro tips to Tad Davis, who drew the short straw and produces Shawn’s show. Joe just smiles and nods, knowingly.
- THE STRAIGHT DOPE: ML met Inez Knight when she was 99, but it wasn’t until she turned 100 that he learned how crafty she is.
- The show takes a look back at 1921, when the Wolverines were a good football team and one popular movie title captures Shawn’s personality.
- Shawn is moonlighting with a new podcast produced by Tad that features their Free Press colleague Carlos Monarrez. ML listened and shares his observations about the OTHER Shawn.
- Marc went to the Big House. Shawn went to the Big House and Evanston for the MSU-Northwestern tilt. They discuss what it was like to get back to “normal.”
- GEEK OF THE WEEK: A man has chosen to live life as a hobbit. Need we say more?
- ROOM 7609: ML is on a mission to celebrate New Wave music and deliver it from relative obscurity. Hence his decision to book The Mission to play their anthem “Deliverance.”
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