Archive for January 2012

Finding Bigfoot: Bacon Will Attract A Sasquatch and Other Things I Have Learned On Cable

Finding Bigfoot:  Bacon Will Attract A Sasquatch and Other Things I Have Learned On Cable
Hello friends. Bigfoot fascinates me. Not that I believe that there are 10’ tall hairy, smelly bipedal creatures running around the wilderness of America, I am completely enthralled by the people who DO believe this and spend their lives searching for these elusive beasts. That is why the Animal Planet’s Finding Bigfoot series is appointment... Read more »

DMK Burger: How Many Pigs Does This Lakeview Burger Joint Get On Gregg's Scale?

DMK Burger:  How Many Pigs Does This Lakeview Burger Joint Get On Gregg's Scale?
Hello Friends. Thought that I would work a restaurant review into the blog this week. DMK Burger Bar 954 N Sheffield Avenue (between Oakdale Ave & Wellington Ave) Chicago, IL 60657 Over the last few months, I have wanted to try DMK Burger in Lakeview.  Several friends have mentioned it and has seemed to work... Read more »

SOXFEST: Where Chicago White Sox fans go to be seen and heard.

SOXFEST:  Where Chicago White Sox fans go to be seen and heard.
Hello friends. For the second straight year, I have made myself available to join the Chicago White Sox faithful at the annual SoxFest. Hosted by the White Sox at Chicago’s historic Palmer House Hilton, SoxFest is a three day event which all Sox fans from across the country attend in order to mix and mingle... Read more »
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Lagniappe: Scattershooting about Cajun Recipes, Steve Earle, Purple Jumpsuits and Comcast

Lagniappe: Scattershooting about Cajun Recipes, Steve Earle, Purple Jumpsuits and Comcast
Hello friends. For those who have never lived in south Louisiana, you may not be familiar with the term lagniappe. Lagniappe (pronounced [lan-yap, lan-yap) means “a little something extra” in Cajun country. On occasion, I will try and do a “Lagniappe Blog” that will just be me scattershooting about whatever pops in the old skull.... Read more »

Gummers: What is a Gummer and Why Do They Ruin Airline Travel For The Rest Of Us?

Gummers:  What is a Gummer and Why Do They Ruin Airline Travel For The Rest Of Us?
First, I would like to thank my friends that took the time to read my first post and provided the positive comments.  That being said, I am going to try doing this for a while and see if we can have a little fun with it.  Also, feel free to send ideas and thoughts. Originally,... Read more »
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