OTL: Episode #280- Twitter data and CTA riders, Chicago speeding cameras, The Chicago Stand-Up Project
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(podcasting from the studios in the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)
(broadcasting on the “stand-up project” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)
Mike Stephen learns about research of Twitter data to determine the feelings of CTA riders, checks in with the Parking Ticket Geek about the Chicago Speeding Camera Bill, and talks to the creator of the The Chicago Stand-Up Project TV show.
Satish Ukkusuri– Professor of Civil Engineering at Purdue University
What can the CTA learn from riders’ Tweets? Satish and his team studied Twitter data to find out what CTA customers are saying about their public transportation experiences. We hear the results.
What are CTA riders saying on Twitter?
The Parking Ticket Geek- Blogger at TheExpiredMeter.com and official OTL Parking Correspondent
The Geek filed at Freedom of Information Act request with Gov. Quinn’s office to find out what citizens are saying about the proposed Chicago Speed Camera Bill. We get the latest.
A Chicago red light camera.
Pat McGann– Local comedian and creator of The Chicago Stand-Up Project on WTTW-11
This show, airing every Friday in February at 8:30 p.m., chronicles the journey of some well-known Chicagoans who give stand-up comedy their best shot.
OTL #280 local music provided by Robbie Hamilton and The Soft Ones…