Comments Send Print Share Recommend Tweet 'Afternoon Shift' #160: Chicago personalities October 2, 2012 By: Andrew Gill [View the story "'Afternoon Shift' #160: Chicago personalities" on Storify]'Afternoon Shift' #160: Chicago personalitiesStorified by · Tue, Oct 02 2012 11:57:32Wetalk with longtime political reporters Mary Ann Ahern of NBC 5 and Carol Marinof Chicago Sun-Times and Chicago Tonight about their careers, how Chicago shapes the national political scene, and what they think ofthe national and local races as we come into the ‘home stretch’.JayShefsky and Ben Hollis introduce viewers to historical Chicagoans, and leadthem to discoveries about Chicago’s past on “Jay’s Chicago” and “Wild Chicago”.We talk to the adventurers/producers/hosts to learn how they find theirstories.For our 3 @ 3 review panel TracySchwartz of RedEye and Tim Akimoff of WBEZ take on the day’s news.WBEZ’sJustin Kaufmann dissects the Bears’ win over the Dallas Cowboys last night, andthe die-hard-yet-fickle nature of Bears fans.Writerand political and social commentator Naomi Wolf discusses her new book Vagina:A Cultural History. Comments Send Print Share Recommend Tweet Previous post in Afternoon Shift 'Afternoon Shift' #159: Making government better Next post in Afternoon Shift #161: Democratic process View the discussion thread. Top Headlines On WBEZ.org How to survive a Chicago winter Chewing the Fat with Monica Eng and Louisa Chu Exoneree Diaries: Antione’s pay day How do kids like the new CPS lunches? Strange Brews Podcast Woman scarred by orphanage Remembering the 'Forgotten Hoosiers' What’s street cleaning really good for? What can Englewood learn from the new Detroit Whole Foods?