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The Reader and Decider Chicago team up to try a recipe from Alinea’s cookbook. Cost: $140. Amount of food created: eight bites.
The Oscar race for best documentary has begun.
Lyric Opera adds a performance of Porgy and Bess.
The City Council has always voted overwhelmingly for Mayor Daley’s budgets, and tomorrow it will probably keep its streak alive.
Wednesday & Thursday: Hedwig Dances and Lucky Plush in two free joint performances
Queer solo artists take the stage at Links Hall.
You Shoot: Shazam
Reviewed (kind of): The Studs Terkel tribute at Steppenwolf.
Kanye gets remixed
A primer for the Glenn Kotche/Eighth Blackbird show tonight at the Harris Theater.
Part two of “There Will Be Pork,” the Sky Full of Bacon/Whole Hog Project video, is now up.
More photos from this weekend’s bluefin carving at Mitsuwa
The Chicago Federation for Women rips the Chicago Sun-Times and the New York Times for recent articles on prostitutes and johns.
Paul Salopek reports from the war on terror in Africa.