Some comedians are making a living through a communal self-promotion with the audience.
The historical-industrial complex doesn’t want you to know that UFOs started the Chicago Fire.
Chicago still won’t love them as much as they love Michael Jordan. Even if they never lose again.
How good is Kimmy Walters, aka @arealliveghost, at Twitter? I once responded to a really great tweet with a marriage proposal. We didn’t know each other.
There’s only one place in Chicago to play futsal, a stylish indoor offshoot of soccer
Joseph Cr Vourteque, via WBEZ No one’s making the Kenoshan’s guide to Chicago When I saw this map posted on WBEZ’s Tumblr, I thought, “damn, girl, what’s that smell? Could it be the can of worms the radio station is opening up by drawing attention to some crackpot’s New York-centric I feel I am uniquely […]
Joining Twitter is like throwing a dinner party for people you think are super interesting. See? There’s nothing to be afraid of.
The irony wars—they just keep on coming, huh? Look, I don’t want to be that guy making fun of that Alanis Morissette song, BUT isn’t it time we either started
As long as there isn’t one newspaper for the Web, we’ll be skimming just to find what we want to read. That’s where TL;DR helps.
Pressured by consumers’ near-infinite selection of news to read, newspapers and other media companies need to consider summaries as the best way to earn clicks
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Am I the only one who thinks you could switch a few nationalities in the new Red Dawn and have a documentary of America’s invasion of Afghanistan?
How Jennifer Egan’s New Yorker story presaged the insidious Gaza PR war being waged over social media
• That the Twinkie needs a new home, as Hostess decides to liquidate: http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2012/11/16/hostess-brands-says-it-will-liquidate/ —Kevin Warwick and J.R. Jones (people really love their Twinkies, huh?)
RIP MTV’s excavation of YOLO culture that has fewer viewers than El Paso has residents.