Bio: Kijin Higashibaba is here, queer, and ready to party. They currently work as a reporter and afternoon host for 88.3 WAER, the public radio affiliate in Syracuse, New York. They moved to Syracuse from Chicago where they were a reporting intern for 91.5 WBEZ. They are a co-creator and writer of The Antioch Scallion a satirical news blog about their alma mater, Antioch College and Portrait of a Young Nerd, chronicling their travels to Japan. After graduating with a B.A. in Political Economy, Kijin moved to Chicago to intern at NPR's Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me! and discovered that food can be a religion if you do it right. You can follow them on Twitter and Instagram @apotheyosis or email them at firstname.lastname@example.org.