This week's edition of the "live magazine" features performances from Paper Machete Managing Editor Kim Bellware (Huffington Post); comedian Adam Burke; Machete staff writer Dan Granata; Second City actors John Hartman, Katie Rich and Steve Waltien; Rolling Stone Magazine contributing editor Abe Peck; and Chad the Bird, the Avian op-ed columnist (and giant puppet) for the Paper Machete.

The event also features music by Bethany Thomas and Patrick Martin, and a special musical guest Robbie Fulks.