StorySlam: A benefit for Farther Foundation
Thursday October 6, 2016
7:00 – 10:00pm
6615 Roosevelt Rd.
Berwyn, IL 60402
Enjoy food, drink and the company of friends while hearing stories of
adventure, mishap and discovery told by consummate storytellers.
Tickets start at $60 and include admission, food and entertainment!
Rex Huppke is a Chicago Tribune columnist known for putting a wry spin on today’s social trends, pop-culture misfires and political blowhards. Huppke’s weekly columns rely on common-sense observations that illustrate the hypocrisy and absurdity of his subjects. He began his career as a chemical engineer but soon decided that making money wasn’t for him. Journalism seemed a reasonable path to poverty, and after earning a master’s degree from the University of Missouri Graduate School of Journalism, he launched his career working for the Associated Press in Indiana. Huppke was a media witnesses to the 2001 execution of Oklahoma City bomber Timothy McVeigh.