At the moment he declared his college choice, did top high school football recruit Terrelle Pryor misstate perhaps the most tradition-bound name in American higher education?
Tag: Vol. 37 No. 25
Issue of Mar. 13 – 19, 2008
The Green Alderman
Will Ed Burke’s latest environmental initiative end up getting landfilled?
The state attempts to close loopholes in payday-loan regulations.
Out of the farmlands and into the grid, the plan of the city was all that you saw
The Chicago grid and Abu Ghraib.
We keep the funk alive by speaking in idioms
Metatag your headlines.
I’m gonna tell my son to be a prophet of mistakes
“And as Nadeem tapped away on the computer, unknown to us, another name was being added to the list.”
Fashion and vodka Thursday at Lumen
80s fashion and vodka cocktails at Lumen
Hot Gear Alert
Another vanload of gear spirited away, this time from the Black Halos.
Aimee Bender, Junot Diaz, and the Museum of Jurassic Technology
Story Week and the Museum of Jurassic Technology.
Rockstar Dogs: smell the glove
Rockstar Dogs: this one goes up to 11.
Commonplace links: “According to stereotype, yes. But not according to the data.”
Is Alan Solomon crazy?
Alan Solomon takes a Chicago Tribune buyout, giving up a dream job.
From his private diary to the bottoms of your sweaty feet
Converse’s Kurt Cobain shoes
A different take on the Jeremiah Wright dustup.
Taking up the biracial presidential candidate’s burden.