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Afternoon Shift: Ripple effect
February 8, 2013
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'Afternoon Shift' #246: Ripple effect
WBEZ blogger Achy Obejas and talk show host Garrard McClendon discuss the news of the day, including a plea deal for Jesse Jackson Jr. David Keller tells us why he's digging up Camp Douglas and Rick answers your questions about...anything! Plus, French hip-hop artist Wax Tailor.
· Fri, Feb 08 2013 11:42:19
The Day Today:
and talk show host
discuss news of a plea deal, which will likely include jail time, for Jesse Jackson Jr.
Frmr Cong Jesse Jackson Jr has signed papers in a plea deal, jail time to be decided by judge #JesseJr #USAttyMary Ann Ahern
Memorial celebrations honoring Hadiya Pendleton began with a visitation Friday. Obejas and McClendon discuss the attention paid to the death of the Kenwood teen--and whether it will have a ripple effect. We want to hear from you too--do you think Hadiya's death will be a catalyst for change? Call
or weigh in on Twitter at
Wake for #Chicago teen #Hadiya Pendleton 2-9p today, Calahan Funeral home. First lady attending funeral tomorrow… http://yfrog.com/gztijbjjEric Horng
: The head of the
Camp Douglas Restoration Foundation
joins to talk about attempts to dig up and preserve the notorious Civil War prison camp located on Chicago's near South Side.
Infantry Camp. 71st. New York Infantry at Camp Douglas, 1861.expertinfantry
Ask Rick ANYTHING!
: That's right, it's time to ask the man behind the mic whatever you like! Now's your chance, ask Rick Kogan anything around 3:30. Call
or fire away on Twitter at
: Frenchhip-hop/trip-hop artist Wax Tailor joins us in studio. He’s touring the U.S. in support of hisalbum
Dusty Rainbow From The Dark
and stops by “Rick’s Café” to drop somebeats.
Tonight : CHICAGO Bottom Lounge !!http://www.bottomlounge.com/shows/wax-tailor-dusty-rainbow-experience-sam-lachow http://pic.twitter.com/twPIyaNoWAX TAILOR
Wax Tailor "The Games You Play"atmospheriques