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The YaJagoff! Podcast - All about Pittsburgh

All about the cool stuff going on in Pittsburgh! There are a lot of podcasts, or PAWDcasts as you might say in Pittsburghese, but none this focused on what’s happening in Pittsburgh. Co-hosts John Chamberlin and Rachael Rennebeck talk with guests about food, entertainment, current events and, of course, Jagoffs! This weekly podcast is based on the Pittsburgh humor blog,

Dec 31, 2016

1:13 John welcomes guest co-host Jackie Cain, WTAE-TV
Jackie Cain just took on a new role at WTAE, co-anchoring a 7pm newscast
4:40 Craig Tumas calls in to see if we’re doing a podcast this week
5:45 John Knight live from the Squirrel Hill Tunnel; he’s on a mission to get drivers to stop slowing down
6:48 Tasha or Tori Segment. This episode, Tasha from The Food Tasters
This week, the Omni William Penn Hotel is celebrating its 100th Birthday
Wed, March 9th, 11:30 am, Lobby Centennial Celebration, 5-ft tall birthday cake made by Prantl's Bakery and students from The Art Institute of Pittsburgh
Thursday, March 10th, fashion show that Tori Mistick talked about on last week's podcast
Friday, March 11th, 6-8 pm, Dinner in The Terrace Room - Featuring items from the Terrace Room’s 100-year history. Seating is limited. Reservations: (412) 553-5235
Stone House Inn & Restaurant - Giveaway on!
Enter to win 2 tickets for the March 11th 5-course Wine Dinner featuring Pittsburgh Winery plus a one-night stay at the Inn following the Wine Dinner.
Giveaway runs now through Thursday, March 10th at 11pm EST.
Call (724-329-8876) to reserve Wine Dinner tickets for March 11th. Use “The Food Tasters” discount code and receive: 10% off Wine Dinner Tickets OR 20% off of Wine Dinner tickets AND an overnight stay at the Inn following the wine dinner.
Monday, March 14th, 9pm, The Summit - "Chopped"-style Bartender’s Cocktail Competition. The judges are the owners of Pittsburgh Winery, Thistle Finch Distillery and CJ Spirits!
14:41 John Knight live again from the Squirrel Hill Tunnel
15:33 Kim Lyons, “Jag’n the News”
A new segment! Kim Lyons of Next Pittsburgh came in to test us on our Pittsburgh business knowledge.
How many of the answers will you get correct? ONE HINT: Cathy
27:20 St. Patrick’s Day Parade Discussion
Rich O’Malley (St. Patrick from the parade) and Tim O’Brien, O’Brien Communications, give us details of the Pittsburgh St. Patrick’s Day Parade
Is this the biggest parade?
How many “sins” has St. Patrick absolved during the parade each year?
36:50 Last check-in with John Knight from the Squirrel Hill Tunnel
38:20 John and Jackie close up shop. Where will we find Jackie Cain now on WTAE?
And where did we eat last week thanks to the The Food Tasters and Pennsylvania Libations?
Nine on Nine, located in Downtown Pittsburgh’s Cultural District
900 Penn Avenue, Pittsburgh PA 15222 – corner of Penn Ave & 9th St
Facebook: Nine On Nine
Beginning Sunday, March 27th, Nine on Nine will Kickoff a Special Easter Brunch and will feature Brunch every
Sunday from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Go tell Todd (Ramnanan) – Assistant General Manager and Chef Lee we sent ya!
40:10 Craig Tumas calls in again to see if we’re gonna record a podcast!
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On-site Production: Frank Murgia, Jim Amato & Wayne Weil
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• Pennsylvania Libations @PennLibations
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