Hungry for a New Matt & Brendan Podcast?
Fresh episode of Matt & Brendan on the chiPOD! Matty’s Taco Bell closed unexpectedly. The boys trade Simpsons/Family Guy references. Brendo leaves an Arby’s tip and orders some late night eggs benedict: https://chipod.libsyn.com/website/the-arbys-tip
Un-Chicago Irish Bar; Iowa City Road Trip; Harold’s Chicken Homecoming & New M&B Podcast!!
My former Burge dormitory roommate Blats planned out a return to Iowa City for Rutgers at Hawkeyes (you know, that legendary Big Ten rivalry). The Scarlet Knights shocked Iowa, blowing the ranked Hawks out at home on the day they honored senior Nicolas Baer. Note: Fran McCaffery was suspended for calling a referee a motherfucker…
Sandwiching Hour: Turkey Club in Logan Square
Fullerton Restaurant is a small diner I frequent on the corner of Western and Fullerton. It’s a neighborhood favorite for inexpensive breakfast. The vast majority of customers order a skillet or maybe a waffle and a reliable cup of diner coffee. I like to come later in the day (they close at 4pm) for lunch. …
Tailgate Special – Zing Zang Bloody Mary Mix
A few weeks back the softball team reunited at Jack & Gingers in Bucktown to day drink. Bonus for me is J&G is a Hawkeyes bar, although they fell to Purdue that day. Anyway, my buddy Moe Moe – also a star leadoff man in 16-inch – took note of the bloody I was sipping…
TBT: Say Thanks for Having Me – Send Portillo’s Italian Beef
Back in 2016, work offered to send me to Los Angeles to cover the Cubs and Dodgers in the NLCS. The radio station secured my press credentials for Dodger Stadium access. But it was last minute, so all the hotels were booked or ridiculously expensive. Radio doesn’t do pricey. I placed a call to my…