Rahm Emanuel Trolled New York City On Snapchat Yesterday
Posted by Keegan Goudie on May 1, 2015 at 9:44 pm

We love Snapchat stories, as you already know. In the collection of videos submitted from players, attendees and politicians at the first day of the NFL Draft during its first year in Chicago – […]

Floyd Mayweather Wouldn’t Be Crazy For Throwing This Fight
Posted by Brian Lendino on May 1, 2015 at 9:30 pm

It’s been estimated, pretty much official at this point, that Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao is going to be the highest grossing boxing match of all time. The projected purse looks to be […]

How Not To Enjoy The Kentucky Derby
Posted by Tim Coffey on May 1, 2015 at 6:52 pm

The Kentucky Derby is a social event, and everyone celebrates in his or her own way – whether you are an avid racing fan, a degenerate gambler or a “What the hell is the Kentucky […]

Who Knew WGN Could Be Funny?
Posted by Keegan Goudie on Apr 30, 2015 at 9:36 pm

I’m all for creativity. And when a news correspondent can take something topical and make it funny and original without being offensive, that’s something to admire. As you may know, Jets […]

2015 Chicago Bears Mock Draft: It’s Ryan Pace And John Fox Time
Posted by Brian Lendino on Apr 30, 2015 at 8:20 pm

Thanks to an embarrassing 2014 campaign that resulted in the firing of GM Phil Emery and everybody else at Halas Hall, the Chicago Bears hold the 7th overall pick in this weekend’s 2015 NFL […]

15 Songs To Get You Jacked Up For Summer 2015
Posted by Keegan Goudie on May 2, 2015 at 2:00 pm

  This playlist is not for the faint of heart. Summer months, they are upon us. Let’s kick it off early, and by early I mean May 1st. It’s a big weekend ahead for Chicago, with the […]

Chicago’s Mamby On The Beach Festival Lineup Announced
Posted by Chas Goudie on May 2, 2015 at 1:00 pm

Chicago’s latest summer music festival has arrived in the form of Mamby on the Beach, July 11th and 12th at Oakwood Beach, 4100 South Lake Shore Drive. After our favorite beachside festival, […]

North Coast Lineup Predictions: Who’s Playing In 2015? (UPDATED)
Posted by Keegan Goudie on Apr 28, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Everybody wants to know what the North Coast lineup is. Well, at least you do. Why else would you have clicked on it? Anywho, we don’t know what the lineup is. But, we’ve made it our job […]

Mad Decent Block Party Returns To Chicago, Despite Riots
Posted by Keegan Goudie on Apr 28, 2015 at 3:33 pm

Despite issues with the event in recent years, the infamous Mad Decent Block Party will return to Chicago on Saturday, September 26th. The event was cancelled in 2013 and 2014 because of stampedes. […]

Tidal Parody Video, “Because You Can Never Be Too Rich”
Posted by Keegan Goudie on Apr 28, 2015 at 3:00 am

This video parody of Jay-Z‘s over-glorified music-stream service (known as “Tidal”) is not only completely hilarious, it’s completely true. Okay, maybe not in the literal […]

Avengers Age of Ultron: It’s Fun, Cool, And Painfully Vanilla
Posted by Carlyn Hill on May 1, 2015 at 8:39 pm

Remember that Old Spice commercial where Isaiah Mustafa is “the man your man could smell like”? That’s kind of what the Avengers Age of Ultron trailer is to the actual movie […]

Where To Go For The Kentucky Derby This Weekend
Posted by Carlyn Hill on Apr 30, 2015 at 9:15 pm

I’m not quite sure how it happened this time, but May has snuck up on us again. Besides the realization that your pale, squishy winter body is by no means ready to go into that hot […]

HBO Cracking Down On ‘Game of Thrones’ Watch Parties Is Just Greedy
Posted by Carlyn Hill on Apr 29, 2015 at 10:22 pm

When you stream Game of Thrones, you win or you die. There’s no middle ground. Thrones fans without an HBO subscription love the idea of bars screening the show every Sunday. Naturally, […]

How Would You React If A Homeless Man Offered You Money?
Posted by Brian Lendino on Apr 28, 2015 at 5:44 pm

It’s an interesting question to fathom. How would you react if a homeless man offered you money? Maybe you would think it’s a poop dollar, or laced with LSD. Or, if you’re like the […]

C2E2: Why Nothing Compares To Chicago’s Top Geekfest
Posted by John Keefe on Apr 28, 2015 at 4:43 am

The 2015 Chicago Comic & Entertainment Expo (C2E2) has come and gone.  C2E2 was the first major convention of its kind in Chicago, kicking off ‘con’ season in style. This […]