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You Say You Want A Revolution

The boys take a field trip to Revolution Brewing and talk all things beer with John Carruthers. On the way back, though, Mike discovers that Chris may be driving him home in a death trap. Plus - A MAJOR ANNOUNCEMENT YOU WON'T WANT TO MISS! 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

That’s Premium!

Mike Pankow from Windy City Slam breaks down what will probably happen at WWE Summer Slam and why Vince McMahon keeps booking like Vince McMahon. Plus, some behind-the-scenes issue give listeners a chance to hear some premium audio for free this week. 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

Meet The Neighbors

The Illiana Brew Bus checks in to talk beer tours and how you can join one. Chris has some odd neighbors, but one may be training his dog to eat him. Plus, how does a dad instill fear in the boys that may want to date his daughter? It's all about respect. 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

Russian Stouts & Scary Wives

The guys review an offering from The Blue Island Beer Company and discuss some of the crazy conversations and issues they are having with their wives. Chris better be ready for his wife's 40th Birthday Weekend, or he may wake up dead. Plus a trip to a local south side Farmers' Market. 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

Beer, Wrestling & Hugh Jackman?

Ben Belton calls in with Comic Con anticipation, a unique west coast beer and a close encounter with Hugh Jackman. Mike Pankow has local wrestling news and more tension between AEW and WWE. Chris is just taking TV away from his kids...and the results are AMAZING. 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

Date Night At Binny’s

Ed brings in a delicious offering from BuckleDown Brewing in Lyons, IL. Meanwhile Chris tells Bill why a Friday night trip to the local Binny's can serve as healthy exercise and a date night all in one! 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

Life Is A Carnival

Chris and Bill reveal why summer carnivals require beer gardens and a healthy dose of caution. Ed describes what should be a good beer but ends up being the worst reviewed beer of 2019. The guys are joined by the head brewer at Flossmoor Station Brewing on the Dixie Highway Brewery Trail and Mike Pankow of Windy City Slam as well. 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

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