SPORTS

College Hoops Saturday: Malcolm Hill Heroics, Notre Dame Heartbreak, And College GameDay Magic
Posted by Peter Hahn on Jan 31, 2015 at 9:37 pm

In case you decided to sleep in today, there’s an epic Saturday of college hoops going down. Lincoln Park’s Big East team, the DePaul Blue Demons, are looking to upset […]

Rob Manfred’s Defensive Shifts Idea Isn’t Thinking Of Fans, It’s Doing The Opposite
Posted by Bobby Perrone on Jan 29, 2015 at 8:14 pm

In a recent interview with ESPN’s Karl Ravech, new Commissioner of Baseball Rob Manfred stated he was open to new ideas that would make the game ‘more interesting’ to fans. […]

Big Ten Basketball: It’s Time To Fear The Turtle
Posted by David Kiyosaki on Jan 29, 2015 at 6:18 pm

We’re 11 weeks into college basketball season – and to absolutely no one’s surprise, the Wisconsin Badgers and Frank “the Tank” Kaminsky are sitting pretty atop the […]

The Chicago Bears Endorse Sucking Helium
Posted by Keegan Goudie on Jan 28, 2015 at 7:42 pm

Poignant, ain’t it? That’s what you get when you endorse sucking helium on a website that little kids look at. And when you (by you we mean former and current professional football […]

Phoenix Suns Tickets Are $20, Including All-You-Can-Eat Nachos And Hot Dogs
Posted by Peter Hahn on Jan 27, 2015 at 7:11 pm

Here in Chicago, sporting events aren’t exactly cheap. When the Cubs and White Sox suck, like last summer, you can usually get a free ticket to any baseball game by early August. But in […]

MUSIC

The Best Of EDM: January, 2015
Posted by Chas Goudie on Jan 31, 2015 at 10:11 pm

The first month of 2015 is almost complete, and with it came a bevy of fresh releases and noteworthy news in the world of Electronic Dance Music. Therefore, we decided to save you the time and hassle […]

The Floozies: New Album + Tour From The Future Of Funk
Posted by Charlie Pepin on Jan 30, 2015 at 5:00 pm

We’d prefer the name of their album to be “Do Your Thang,” but we’re not The Floozies. Because we don’t make “future funk” irresistible, they do. […]

Red Bull’s ‘Thre3style’ Gives DJs Wings
Posted by Carlyn Hill on Jan 28, 2015 at 6:01 pm

Red Bull has a good habit of giving opportunities to those who need them. They give energy to those who are zombie-ing through life. Last year, they streamed Lollapalooza for the poor unfortunate […]

Stop Trippin, GRiZ Just Released A New Single
Posted by Charlie Pepin on Jan 28, 2015 at 1:43 am

After he dropped the single ‘A Fine Way To Die‘ (the first taste of what’s to come from his new album) – I’ve been waiting very impatiently for some more […]

These 21 Producers Will Dominate EDM in 2015
Posted by Chas Goudie on Jan 26, 2015 at 8:24 pm

Disclaimer: This list is in alphabetical order. So don’t get all worked up over our list. Because it’s not a list. It’s a unified grouping — of the 21 producers that will […]

LIFESTYLE

How To Get Responsibly Fat On Super Bowl Sunday
Posted by Carlyn Hill on Feb 1, 2015 at 6:56 pm

There is a time and a place for healthy food that is ‘good for you.’ Super Bowl Sunday is not that time or place. Thanksgiving, Christmas/Hanukkah, Halloween, your […]

This Week On Craigslist (January 30th, 2015)
Posted by Brian Lendino on Jan 31, 2015 at 12:38 am

Craigslist can be a magical tool. It can also be an excessively creepy one cluttered with the pervasive inquiries of Chicago’s (or any area’s) filth for sale. After you sift through it […]

The 1 Problem With The Size 22 Supermodel, Tess Holliday
Posted by Carlyn Hill on Jan 29, 2015 at 7:52 pm

This week – UK modeling agency, MiLK, made history by hiring Tess Holliday as a plus-size model. Holliday became Insta-famous after starting the body-positive #EffYourBeautyStandards […]

‘Man Seeking Woman’ Gets The Post-Grad Dating Struggle
Posted by Tim Brusveen on Jan 28, 2015 at 11:14 pm

  There’s no better way to put it, post-college dating sucks. Between the self-doubt and losing that promise of meeting people that college provides, you quickly become your […]

Why You Should Join the #NightlifeRevolution
Posted by Keegan Goudie on Jan 28, 2015 at 7:56 pm

As Confucius once said: work hard, play hard. We’re all hard workers here, but as soon as the weekend hits – just like any 20-something – we want to have a good time. And more […]