You Shoot: In God We Trust
Notes from the kinda depressing Global Food & Style Expo
Up to $10 cab fares from Navy Pier tomorrow afternoon and evening
Fantastic Merlins, a strikingly original combo with members from Minneapolis and New York, plays Elastic on Thursday.
Waiting for John Hughes.
This week’s talks, events, and tastings.
Jim “Trust Me” Thompson didn’t provide any specifics for how the state could take over Wrigley Field without drawing on tax dollars, so we came up with a few suggestions.
Knut the polar bear: the latest victim of celebrity culture?
Jeremiah Wright loses the black press, and pretty much everyone else.
Commonplace links: “Credibility is a basic survival tool.”
Great Japanese drummer Nori Tanaka is back in Chicago, albeit only briefly.
Now that the feds have showed him the money, Mayor Daley sounds interested in penalizing people who drive downtown.
You Shoot: Ode to Dirty Low
It’s free scoop day at Ben & Jerry’s.