When I first hosted the Louder Than a Bomb finalists here in 2005, I couldn't have been more impressed with these remarkable young writers. Never having heard slam poetry before, I was struck by their confidence (not so sure I could have done that when I was 15 years old).
After months of electoral bribes and ballot stuffing, The Reader's Best of Chicago 2008 issue hits newsstands today.
Readers voted WBEZ 91.5 FM Best Radio Station and Best News Source.
Thanks for showing your public radio love!