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Space Beer

Bill brings in a beer from outer space. Chris laughs at him. Ed shows up late with an offering from a brand new brewery near Chicago that gets reviewed a lot better than Bill's space beer. Meanwhile hi-jinks at a youth hockey game almost gets one guy thrown out with all of the parents. Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Find out what's going on this week on the SOUTH SIDE! Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide #Beer

Corona In A Van

Chris and Bill debate the safety of a country that offers you a free Corona in a van to set your mind at ease. The guys review a very whiskey-like beer that doesn't overpower. Ben Belton calls in with summer movie news, including a possible rise of DC over Marvel. Mike Pankow of Windy City Slam has local and national pro wrestling news. Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

The Trail Of Beers

Mike Pankow from Windy City Slam breaks down the building conflict between WWE and AEW Wrestling. Chris has a brilliant idea that involves a bus and a lot of craft beer. Bill reveals a personal pain he recently went through in a song. Plus local concert news and more! Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

Mike Says Something Funny

Mike says something funny. (I know, we were shocked too!) Ed and Chris kick off a Summer Brewery Tour at Flesk Brewing. Bill gets really excited about Mike saying something funny. This is a REALLY big deal. Plus local concert news and more! Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

Drinking Your In-Laws’ Beer

Chris explains why he drank all of the craft beer in his in-laws' bar, while the guys review a patriotic beer perfect for Memorial Day Weekend. Plus local concert news and more! Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

Bird Watching For Drinkers

The guys try a south side beer from Tribes Beer Company, while trying to expand their knowledge of IBU's. Mike Pankow from Windy City Slam stops by to talk local wrestling and WWE Money In The Bank. Mike reveals his wife likes to bird watch...and then they guys find a way to make bird watching better. Plus local concert news and more! Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

Two Trip Rabid Pony

The guys visit One Trick Pony and Rabid Breweries to find out how the make their best brews. A local man tries to bring back Kiddieland. Plus local concert news and more! Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

A Two-Headed Monster

The guys visit the creators of The Dixie Highway Brewery Trail and review a rare beer while at Blue Island Beer Company. Mike Pankow from Windy City Slam drops in with some local wrestling news. Ed asks a dumb question. Bill mocks him for it. Plus local concert news and more! Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

A Tale Of Two Breweries

The guys take a tour of Boulevard Brewing Company after a road trip to Kansas City, and also review an offering from Temperance Brewery in Evanston. Plus local concert news and more! Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

Sex And Beer In Chicago

As Bill snips off one part of his sex life, the guys talk about the beginning for each of them. Chris is joined by The Hop Review with a look at what may be next for Chicago Breweries. Plus local concert news and more! Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

Day Drinking

Chris and Mike have been day drinking, while the guys with younger children have not. A review of Goose Island's Old Man Grumpy. A visit from White Sox legend Ron Kittle. Plus local concert news and more! Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

Beer Flight 2019

Get ready for the annual beer show. An entire show drinking multiple beers quickly to review them all in 30 minutes? What could go wrong?! Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

Forming Like Wu-Tang

NEW Features. NEW Attitude. NEW Underpants. Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. This week Chris' 10-yr old son gets into a hockey fight. Is he a proud dad? Mike is missing, but does it matter? So many questions. We have the answers. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

Basement Premium: Two Angry Men

Chris got attacked on social media after a beer review. Now Bill and Chris break down why the world has gone mad. Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide

WHAT Are We Drinking?!

After the guys review an excellent selection from Two Brothers Brewery, they try something expected to be a really bad beer. Instead they discover a drink that is simply insane! Join Chris, Ed, Mike & Wild Bill for "30 Minutes of Good in a World of Dumb." Listen to Chicago's South Side Podcast by pulling up a stool at our 9-foot homemade oak bar. Subscribe and listen everywhere podcasts can be found and always at BroadcastBasement.com. Please share this podcast with any friends who love talking Beer, Fatherhood and the Oddities of Life. Music contributed by District 22 & Dave Kohut. #30MinutesOfGood #Chicago #SouthSide