Thursday, June 4, 2020

Survey says Sox fans are more concerned about Kopech’s arm, Hawk’s HOF induction than...

In a stunning survey of 1,200 people who identified as White Sox fans, 55 percent said they are more concerned about pitcher Michael Kopech’s Tommy John surgically repaired arm than they are about contracting coronavirus.

Wellness Check: WGN-TV Morning News Sports Anchor Pat Tomasulo

Today's Wellness Check is with Pat Tomasulo from the WGN Morning News. Listen here!

Wellness Check: Sun-Times sports reporter & former Heckler intern Brian Sandalow

Today's Wellness Check is with Sun-Times sports reporter Brian Sandalow. Based on a chance meeting at a Cubs game with Brad, Brian actually got his start "journalism" with The Heckler, where he "interned" for a couple years while in high school. Listen here!

Group Wellness Check: Chug-Chug, Joe Malonecki & Jen

Among the many topics discussed: Brad's invitation to join the illuminati, our discovery of a FB page called "ChugHub," advice for Brad before getting his hair clippered, feedback from last week's episode, Chug-Chug's Earth Day tips and thoughts for redesigning Wrigley Field, Joe's troubles at home (both with his neighbor's WiFi and his wife South Side Gina, Jen's issues with White Claw, and much more.

Wellness Check Podcast: The Heckler’s South Side corespondent Joe Malonecki

It’s been a long time since Brad and Joe last talked so there was a lot to catch up on. Listen here!

Wellness Check Podcast: Chicago’s 53rd Ward Alderman Ed Bus

Brad checks in with esteemed Ald. Ed Bus of Chicago's 53rd Ward. Among the topics discussed: How Ed and his family are sheltering in place, how Ed's various essential business ventures (Ed Bus Sausages, Ed Bus Truck & Tow, Ed Bus Tuckpointing, and the Ed Bus Chop House) are holding up, what his wife Dorse Carson Pirie Scott Bus is doing during the quarantine, some of Ed's favorite Steven Seagal movies, how protesters would be handled if they showed up at City Hall, why Ed thinks basketball isn't a sport, what the Ed Bus Tumblers are up to these days), and much more.

Wellness Check Podcast: Jon Greenberg from The Athletic

Quarantine enters day 1,930 so it’s time for another Wellness Check. Today’s is with Jon Greenberg from The Athletic. Listen here! https://open.spotify.com/episode/75dfI1AXceB5NgOMWCQVYi Jon got...