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VIDEO – Chicago pop-punk band the Mizzerables at 13th Floor haunted house

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Episode 280 – The Mizzerables are only here for the boos (recorded at 13th Floor Haunted House)

It’s spooky season on Car Con Carne, and this episode finds the podcast at 13th Floor Haunted House in Melrose Park. Joining me for the experience is the Mizzerables (Joe and Korey), whose most recent album, “whatever… this sucks,” is…

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Episode 279 – Deep in the bowels of Hellsgate haunted house with 88 Fingers Louie

This is what Halloween fun is all about!

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Video – Hellsgate Haunted House with 88 Fingers Louie

Dan and Nat from 88 Fingers Louie jump in the car after walking through the magnificent Hellsgate Haunted House in Lockport. Hellsgate mastermind John Laflamboy joins us to talk about the haunt’s history and vision. And keep watching until the…

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Episode 278 – The Chicago mixtape (crossover episode with Make Us a Mixtape)

This week, Car Con Carne crosses over with the “Make Us a Mixtape” podcast, hosted by comedians Paul Faravhar and Marty DeRosa. The premise is simple: Their weekly guest makes them a 5-song mixtape and they collectively talk about the…

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Video – The Safes at Haymarket

Frankie and Patrick O’Malley of the Safes join me for a meal at Haymarket Pub & Brewery (737 W. Randolph). Discussed on the show this week: There are 4 O’Malleys in the Safes… and they come from a family of…

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Episode 277 – The brothers in the Safes talk family and ‘Winning Combination’ at Haymarket

Frankie and Patrick O’Malley of the Safes join me for a meal at Haymarket Pub & Brewery (737 W. Randolph). Discussed on the show this week: There are 4 O’Malleys in the Safes… and they come from a family of…

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VIDEO – NFL star Tim Tyrrell and I bond over a shared AC/DC love

I’m pretty sure Tim Tyrrell (Steelers, Rams, Bills, Falcons) and I are besties at this point. It really comes down to a mutual passion for all things AC/DC. He was honestly surprised by my favorite AC/DC song (you’ll have to…

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VIDEO – Brent Sopel at the Brent Sopel Golf Tournament

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Episode 276 – Former Chicago Bear Jay McElroy talks about playing for his hometown team

NFL star Jay McElroy talks about playing for the Colts in the 90s and the Bears in the 00s.