The real significance of the 45-5 City Council vote in favor of the costly Olympic financing plan.
Tag: Vol. 36 No. 24
Issue of Mar. 8 – 14, 2007
The male gaze
What men look at when they look at baseball players.
Everybody into the pool
Gapers Block is hosting a tourney pool.
Around the web: Obama’s media genius, great local preachers, etc
Obama’s media genius, great local preachers, and more.
Chicago bloggers: paying respect to those who came before me
Jorn Barger, the Chicagoan who coined the term ‘web log’
Hail (of bullets) to the chief
Torture’s not the only dubious solution 24 is promoting.
Carlo is coming
Slow Food founder Carlo Petrini is headed this way.
Lest we forget
“The non-stop messages that women exist for men and men exist for themselves.”
Barry Bonds explains himself
George Castle’s new book Baseball and the Media has a compelling nugget about embattled slugger Barry Bonds.
Life is a dream
In the Pit, Juan Carlos Rulfo’s new documentary about Mexico City’s Periferico Freeway, gives the devil’s highway its due.
Nosh Mob report
Reader Restaurant Raters get free Smoque.
Let the LSCs Be
We don’t need to rewrite school reform because one LSC messes up.
Where do you get those beautiful pictures?
How I make this look good.
A modest argument for ads at Wrigley
A modest argument for ads at Wrigley Field.
Food Network likes ’em young
Have you noticed how *young* Food Network’s Dave Lieberman is?