Joining Justin tonight at The Big Table is WGN Radio legend and 2015 WGN Radio Walk of Fame inductee Lou Manfredini! Lou sits down with Justin to talk about his great career, how he started out working as a stock boy at a hardware store, the importance of teaching young kids to learn a trade, beginning his WGN career as a guest on Bob Collins’ show, getting bumped for a breaking news story before his first guest appearance, getting mentored by the great Roy Leonard, how the internet has changed the home improvement business, the explosion of media surrounding home improvement, what makes a good customer and the importance of doing the work and being prepared. 44 more words
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From the WGN Radio archives, two interviews with former Chicago Cubs manager Don Baylor. Baylor died today at age 68.:
Bob Collins talks with Baylor in 1999 shortly after Baylor was named new Cubs manager: 51 more words
Clothespins? Who uses a clothes line anymore?
Steve Cochran, Orion Samuelson, Andrea Darlas, Dave Eanet and Mary Van De Velde toast Bob Collins with some Jack Daniel’s on what would have been Bob’s 75th birthday. 126 more words
We raised our glasses w/ Orion in a ‘Toast to the great Bob Collins’ this morning in honor of Uncle Bobby’s 75th birthday. Allstate CEO Tom Wilson brought an awesome kid in for WE Day named Griffin Saul, and we were blown away. 48 more words