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ChicagoNow Radio Weekly Wager: Alex Loses, Amy And the Internet Win

Alex Quigley

Former rock DJ, currently a multipurpose Chicago media guy.

So yeah, I hate losing bets. I only bet if I think I'm going to win. So I felt pretty confident going into our most recent Weekly Wager (audio available on right here). Amy and I both asked our moms, "What's the worst thing I ever did as a kid?" We wrote our answers down in advance to prevent cheating.

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ChicagoNow Radio : Saturday May 22

Amy Guth

Amy Guth is digital news editor for the Tribune's books section and blog and is co-host of ChicagoNow Radio on News 720 WGN alongside Alex Quigley. Also? Author, adventuress and grade-a sass-mouth.

This week's liine-up on ChicagoNow Radio on WGN with Alex Quigley and Amy Guth from 9 a.m. to noon:


9 a.m.
Job seekers, listen up. Terri Lee Ryan will share the inside info on internships, jobs and sharpening job skills and she'll be taking your questions.


9:30 a.m.
ChicagoNow Radio favorite, Joe the Cop, returns on Saturday to offer his hilarious straight-dope on police work and to remind us all how to stay out of jail.


10 a.m.
David Wallach from Pace of Chicago will be chatting about endurance sports and recent its headlines (ahem, Floyd Landis).


10:30 a.m.
Nikki Lynette will tell us about her latest projects and milestones in her quest for mega-success in the entertainment industry.


11 a.m.
Fry Cooks On Venus, Josh & ZZ, are up next to talk film, filmmaking, viral videos and other fun stuff we can't quite get enough of.


11:30 a.m.
We'll finish the morning with man-about-town Ernest Wilkins from MetroMix Chicago to get the insider info on bars, clubs and upcoming events.

Speaking of events, do join us for a ChicagoNow Radio tweet-up on Wednesday, May 26 at 6 p.m. at English, 444 N. LaSalle St. Find the latest on our spiffy new Facebook page, too, and by following me (@AmyGuth) and Alex Quigley (@AlexQuigley) on Twitter.

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