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  • Bill Gleason 1922-2010

    Bill Gleason 1922-2010

    A new video blog on Chicago Sports Columnist Bill Gleason. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LaM0rfdUP80] Gleason worked for over 60 years as a Chicago journalist. He was on “The Sports Writers” on WGN Radio from 1975-1993. Gleason was also on “The Sports Writers on TV” which was broadcast nationally from 1985-1997. He wrote three books: “Footsteps of a Giant,” “The Liquid Cross of Skid Row,” and “Daley of Chicago.” To watch the full version of this piece at Media Burn, click here Chicago Sun … Continue reading

  • Studs Terkel Comments on Working

    Studs Terkel Comments on Working

    Oral Historian Studs Terkel sheds some light on the working American. Watch the full version at https://mediaburn.org/video/edge-episode-107/

  • Main Street vs. Wall Street

    Main Street vs. Wall Street

    Tony Judge introduces Money Man spoof on greed and steel union leader Eddie Sadlowski speaks out. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8pPxQT_UsKw] For more archival videos, click here. To watch the full version of this piece at Media Burn, click here. Media Burn needs your help! If you would like to donate to the archive, you can do so here.

  • “Nothing is any better just because it costs more.”

    “Nothing is any better just because it costs more.”

    [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rG4Z2EHuA_4] “Quick Hits From The Archive.” Want more archival video? Go to our website. To watch the full version of this piece at Media Burn, click here. Media Burn needs your help! If you would like to donate to the archive, you can do so here.

  • Tell us how to make Media Burn better!

    For over a year, Media Burn has been working with the Arts and Business Council of Chicago, a great nonprofit resource to Chicago arts organizations. They have been helping us improve the ways we serve our audience… you! They have created a survey in order to help us find out what you like and dislike about our website and the way you see our videos. The survey will only take about five minutes, and you will be entered into a … Continue reading

  • Anybody know a good joke?

    Anybody know a good joke?

    Extra points for anyone who can tell us where this woman is standing. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dCoYLn6E40I] “Quick Hits From The Archive.” Want more archival video? Go to our website. To watch the full version of this piece at Media Burn, click here. MediaBurn needs your help! If you would like to donate to the archive, you can do so here.

  • “We have a common vision…”

    “We have a common vision…”

    [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tf3yODvPc5Y] “Quick Hits From The Archive.” Want more archival video? Go to our website. To watch the full version of this piece at Media Burn, click here. MediaBurn needs your help! If you would like to donate to the archive, you can do so here.

  • It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

    It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

    [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rhODI5ui71U] “Quick Hits From The Archive.” Want more archival video? Go to our website. To watch the full version of this piece at Media Burn, click here. Media Burn needs your help! If you would like to donate to the archive, you can do so here.