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Hollywood Comes to the West Side

State money is rolling into the west side where a sound stage — where Kelsey Grammar’s TV series Boss, in which he plays the mayor of Chicago, is being filmed — raises hopes for the city’s film industry. (Sun-Times) Blair Kamin examines Mayor Daley’s legacy on urban design, giving props for Millennium Park, a so-so […]

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Pot Kettle Blog

Oh, great. Just what we needed: Four hours of radio consisting of bloggers no one knows about yapping about blogs no one cares about. Robert Feder throws down about ChicagoNow’s new WGN show. Which hasn’t happened yet. On his, um, :Vocalo blog. Perhaps blogging is going to his head. (Look, I listened to hours of […]

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Feder to Vocalo

Robert Feder, longtime radio-TV writer for the Sun-Times, is ending a year’s retirement to blog on media for A spokesman for Chicago Public Radio says Feder is the first of several “expert bloggers” that Vocalo will soon be announcing. A three-year-old multimedia experiment that CPR created but bends over backward to remain publicly distant […]