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Television Tue Jan 05 2010

Chet On Fox 32 Tomorrow Morning

Chet Coppock, who has a crazy history in Chicago media, will be on "Good Day Chicago" tomorrow morning around 9:30 AM.

According to his Facebook status: "i'll be guesting on fox 32 tomorrow at 9-30 to discuss the halas hall shuffle........ why, why would a quality mike martz type coordinator want to come to halas hall with lovey really operating on a one year leash....... don't worry Jerry 'Draft king' angelo has this whole situation under complete control..... sort of like the edmund fitzgerald..."

Even though I don't know what he's talking about, I'm going to watch because I've met him a couple of times and I want to see what he's like on TV. He seems like a talented guy but I've heard he's a lightning rod. I think he's even implied that, but he doesn't seem to care.

Update: I saw the segment which seemed very short. I was able to grasp some of what he was talking about, but he seemed to be the same guy I've met off the air.

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chet coppock / January 6, 2010 7:42 AM

margaret.....well said...... I am the godfather of sports talk radio,....the guy who redefined the genre....and, yah, i guess i'm a lightning rod... but it beats being regis philbin.

margaret / January 6, 2010 11:35 AM

Leave it to you to provide an unexpected zinger.

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Architecture Tue Nov 03 2015

Paul Goldberger Describes the "Pragmatism and Poetry" of Frank Gehry's Architecture in His New Book

By Nancy Bishop

Architecture critic Paul Goldberger talks about Frank Gehry's life and work in a new book.
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Steve at the Movies Fri Jan 01 2016

Best Feature Films & Documentaries of 2015

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