Once removed, an anonymous source is still anonymous.
A couple of local restaurants have spooktacular pranks planned for Halloween.
What’s on the Reader‘s Agenda for Thursday, October 31
Dan on family health secrets, gender-neutral fashion, and how to get the group sex experience you deserve.
A collision between a bike commuter and motorist raises questions about whether we’re too lenient toward those who drink and drive.
Some of the best (and worst) pumpkin beers on the market.
Mayor Emanuel owes it all to Mayor Daley—and vice versa.
A new book from Chicago scholars explores common peoples’ food all across the globe.
The Ohio singer leans on rap while asserting herself as a bona fide pop star on the new Naked Truths.
Guy Fieri’s Grocery Games is no Supermarket Sweep.
Billie Joe Armstrong hits the Great White Way in Broadway Idiot.
A new-wave classic from these Akron-to-New York transplants
Also the death penalty, blackface, calendars, David Sedaris, Jeff Bennett, the Saint Louis Cardinals, and Lou Reed’s muse?
We sit down with the local Krautrock-garage rockers to discuss their history, minimalism, and establishing their sound.
The Neo-Futurists’ new The Sovereign Statement show starts out well, then confuses itself.