Rick Bayless talks shop at Google.
Tag: Vol. 39 No. 49
Issue of Aug. 26 – Sep. 1, 2010
Monday mornings – Free Coffee at Chicago’s Legal Cafe
Chicago’s Legal Cafe gives away free coffee on Monday mornings.
It’s hip to hate Manny Ramirez, but look at it this way. Shorter FanGraphs: DH Mark Kotsay. According to Baseball Prospectus, Kotsay has the second-lowest VORP (Value Over Replacement Player) on the team at -1.3, just ahead of Jayson Nix . . . who isn’t on the team anymore . . . and the lowest […]
Chicago Fashion on the Radio
Heather Kenny talks fashion on WBEZ.
8/31—Free Kronos Gyros
Kronos offers Chicagoans free gyros on Tue 8/31.
Saint Louis Blues
Dyana Gaye’s Senegalese musical “Saint Louis Blues” and Alla Kovgan and David Hinton’s “Nora” about Zimbabwean dancer-choreographer Nora Chipaumire screen tonight in the Black Harvest Film Festival.
Jeff Equity Nominations Announced
Jeff Awards Equity nominations announced, here’s the full list.
Jack the Grabber
Keep your hands to yourself, Jack.
Kanye and His Weird Circle of Friends Drop New Tracks
An indie folkster, hip-hop’s Queen of Weird, and the biggest tween-pop star in the world walk into a bar . . .
8/31—Free Knitting Class at Three Peas Art Lounge
Three Peas Art Lounge offers a free knitting class on Tue 8/31.
Enter Frank Balestri’s Soppressata Contest
Frank Balestri, aka “the Sodfather,” hosts his fourth annual homemade soppressata contest.
Purloined Menus From Maria’s Packaged Goods and Community Center
A peek at the drinks menus at Maria’s Packaged Goods and Community Center, now open in Bridgeport.
Dinner & a Show: Monday 8/30
Recommended entertainment paired with nearby restaurants.
Tula’s Not Closing After All
Tula owner Laura Westgate reconsiders her decision to close, thanks to her customers.
8/31—Free Wine Tasting at Boka
Master sommelier Fernando Beteta hosts Boka’s monthly “Test Your Palate” event on Tue 8/31.