Observing the crowd dynamics of a weekday afternoon multiplex screening
In a fake Facebook contest. Also: Honey Boo Boo.
Homestyle Taste delivers the undersung food of northeast China
Dongbei style meat and potatoes at Bridgeport’s second northeasten Chinese restaurant
Three Beats: Chance the Rapper pushes Acid Rap, Disappears play Rainbo, and more
A heavy, hypnotic jam from the new album by British guitarist Justin Adams and Gambian griot Juldeh Camara
Mayor Emanuel praises United for returning money it was required to return anyway
Simple, cheap burgers and fries
Public House bartender Monica Dim crafts the Professor Plum
Also Sun-Times negotiations, Harold Washington, and Zach Randolph
The Tribune‘s view of Mayor Rahm’s Chicago is a little different than ours
Dan on quick cash for a babysitter and a touch choice for a polyamorist
The underrated trumpeter Russ Johnson leads a terrific Chicago band through a set of his music at the Hideout on Wednesday
This week’s gig poster was designed by Chicago’s Dan Grzeca for the Swans.
How one rapper’s egotistical contempt made for a turkey of a performance