Archive for January 2013

Chicago Loop Tag? Who's in?

Chicago Loop Tag? Who's in?
This morning I was drawn into an article in the Wall Street Journal about a group of grown men that have have played a game of Tag for 23 years. The men go through great lengths to try to ensure that they are not “It”. Of course, they go through even greater lengths to tag other people as “It”. The... Read more »

Equality Group takes off in Northwest Suburbs

A couple of weeks ago, I posted about a great new organization starting up in the Northwest Suburbs of Chicago. Stand Up in the Suburbs for Equality has formed to bring like-minded individuals and business together to reach a common goal of equality for all. The organization also provides a forum for businesses and individuals to... Read more »

Pizza Hut - New Rolling Meadows Location disappointing

Pizza Hut - New Rolling Meadows Location disappointing
Pizza Hut recently downgraded their suburban Rolling Meadows location from a full service restaurant to a carry-out/delivery only restaurant. With the downgrade came a new location and new equipment. With all the changes, the residents that this Pizza Hut serves were hoping for better quality service and food. Unfortunately, if other people’s experiences are anything... Read more »
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Hofbräuhaus Chicago brings German beer, food, and hospitality to Chicago

The Chicago area has officially welcomed it’s first authentic German micro-brewery, beer hall, restaurant, and beer garden to the area. Hofbräuhaus Chicago opened their doors for the first time last night at 5500 Park Place in Rosemont. Prior to their 9:00 p.m. opening, the restaurant held a Media Tour and sampling. I decided to grab my... Read more »

Justin Bieber shows off butt on Instagram

A picture not of Justin Beiber.
Justin Bieber apparently got a little randy this weekend and decided to post a photo of himself showing his butt on Instagram and Twitter. I was unaware of this posting until this morning when I was reading my celebrity news of the day. I must say that with the reaction the picture was getting in the... Read more »

Chicago Style (Amtrak Gangnam Style Parody)

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This video of Markus Shields giving students a tour of Chicago is absolutely hilarious. Enjoy!  
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Stand Up in the Burbs for Equality with Wine and Networking

This Wednesday evening at 6:30 pm, d’Vine Wine and Gifts will host Wine, Women, and Networking. This event is a great way for women in the community to promote and grow their businesses. Every attendee is invited to bring business cards to pass out to other attendees to help spread their message. Though this group... Read more »

Huffington Post tries to make story where none exists!

In a day and age where there is so much hate and evil spread around, I am left dumbfounded when people try to make a big deal out of something that is not even there. Take for instance the Huffington Post’s Gay Voices. Though for the part, the Gay Voices section has actual news, sometimes they tend to... Read more »

Will new General Assembly advance Marriage Equality in Illinois?

Will new General Assembly advance Marriage Equality in Illinois?
After the disappointment of last week’s failed attempt of getting Gay Marriage legalized in the State of Illinois, legislatures are vowing to try again today. Senator Heather Steans and Representative Greg Harris have both stated that they will introduce the Religious Freedom and Marriage Fairness Act into their respective chambers immediately following the swearing in the... Read more »
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REVIEW: The Lucky Monk serves up great everything!

REVIEW: The Lucky Monk serves up great everything!
If you are out in the Northwest Burbs of Chicago and find yourself hungry, you should make a mad dash to 105 Hollywood Boulevard in South Barrington. It is there that you will find declious food and a great atmosphere at The Lucky Monk. I had a friend take my partner and I there, and... Read more »
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