WBEZ | savage love http://www.wbez.org/tags/savage-love Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Afternoon Shift: Dan Savage, Blackhawks parade and the week in review http://www.wbez.org/programs/afternoon-shift/2013-06-28/afternoon-shift-dan-savage-blackhawks-parade-and-week-review <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/americansavage.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Chicago native Dan Savage&#39;s latest book is &quot;American Savage.&quot; The Blackhawks parade takes over the city Friday. Neil Steinberg and Eric Zorn take a look at the week in review.</p><script src="//storify.com/WBEZ/afternoon-shift-317.js?header=false"></script><noscript>[<a href="//storify.com/WBEZ/afternoon-shift-317" target="_blank">View the story "Afternoon Shift: Dan Savage, Blackhawks parade and the week in review" on Storify</a>]</noscript></p> Fri, 28 Jun 2013 13:02:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/programs/afternoon-shift/2013-06-28/afternoon-shift-dan-savage-blackhawks-parade-and-week-review Year 25: Dan Savage http://www.wbez.org/series/year-25-0/year-25-dan-savage-105358 <p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=http%3A%2F%2Fapi.soundcloud.com%2Ftracks%2F78155145&amp;color=ff6600&amp;auto_play=false&amp;show_artwork=false" width="100%"></iframe></p><p><img alt="" class="image-original_image" src="http://www.wbez.org/system/files/styles/original_image/llo/insert-images/dan%20savage1.jpg" style="width: 235px; float: right;" title="Dan Savage then, traveling in London" />Dan Savage is best known for writing, talking and giving advice about sex.</p><p>He writes the widely syndicated relationship and sex column&nbsp;called <a href="http://www.thestranger.com/seattle/SavageLove?oid=15876642">Savage Love</a>, and he also does a <a href="https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/savage-love-podcast/id201376301">podcast </a>by the same name.</p><p>You may have heard him on our air, as a contributor to <a href="http://www.thisamericanlife.org/contributors/dan-savage">This American Life</a>.</p><p>He also is co-founder of the <a href="http://www.itgetsbetter.org/">It Gets Better Project</a>&nbsp;and he&#39;s authored a number of <a href="http://www.amazon.com/s/ref=ntt_athr_dp_sr_1?_encoding=UTF8&amp;field-author=Dan%20Savage&amp;search-alias=books&amp;sort=relevancerank">books</a>.</p><p>He grew up in Chicago, but now lives in Seattle with his husband Terry Miller and their son, DJ.</p><p>Aren&#39;t you wondering what he was up to at 25?&nbsp;</p><p>Dan spoke with WBEZ&#39;s Lauren Chooljian for the <a href="http://www.wbez.org/series/year-25">Year 25 series</a> about being 25 and living in Berlin.</p><p>The year was 1989 - the same year the Wall came down.</p><p>&nbsp;</p></p> Tue, 05 Feb 2013 13:49:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/series/year-25-0/year-25-dan-savage-105358