EPISODE 5 OF “DETROIT VS. DETROITERS” WITH “DETROIT METRO TIMES” EDITORS LEE DE VITO & JACK RASKOPP IS NOW AVAILABLE

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About This Project

Detroit Metro Times Editor-in-Chief Lee DeVito and Web Editor Jack Roskopp join comedian Mike Geeter and Seth Resler to discuss episode 6 of Detroiters. They talk about pedal pubs, fowling, and the “Save Detroit” narrative.

Here’s what they discussed:
-Author and journalist Aaron Foley was on a previous episode of our podcast.
-The Pedal Pub is a parody of Detroit’s Cycle Pub.
-The Metro Times is headquartered in Ferndale.
-Punchbowl Social and The Magic Stick in Detroit have bowling alleys.
-Blac also covers issues of city life in Detroit.
-Lee used to write for Hour Detroit.
-Fowling is a combination of football and bowling.
-Detroit movie critic Armond White wrote the only negative review of the movie Get Out.
-The Detroit Metro Times reported on Comedy Central’s credit card snafu promoting the premiere of Detroiters.
-The DIY Street Fair in Ferndale features lots of Detroit t-shirt companies.
-Kid Rock got a shoutout in this episode.

-Trivia:
Q: What warm-blooded meat are Detroit Catholics allowed to eat during Lent?
A: The muskrat.

-Lee’s Recommendations:
Food: Sgt. Pepperoni’s Pizzeria & Deli.
Drink: Bell’s Two-Hearted Ale.
Entertainment: Bowling at The Magic Stick.

-Jack’s Recommendations:
Food: Kuzzo’s Chicken and Waffles.
Drink: Rochester Mills Beer Co.’s Milkshake Stout.
Entertainment: Mo Pop Festival.

LISTEN TO THE EPISODE HERE:
DETROIT VS. DETROITERS PODCAST – LEE DE VITO & JACK ROSKOPP