Posts tagged "mary tyler moore"

She turned the world on with her smile: TV Icon Mary Tyler Moore dead at age 80

She turned the world on with her smile: TV Icon Mary Tyler Moore dead at age 80
There is nothing worse, in my opinion, than losing an iconic figure in your life. 2016 was rife with this phenomenon, from David Bowie to Carrie Fisher, and the more optimistic of us thought that we would get a slight reprieve in 2017. Sadly, that was not the case. Mary Tyler Moore, feminist pioneer and icon... Read more »

Steven's Restaurant Corner: The Tale of The Billy Goat Tavern at Yorktown Mall or "John Belushi must be rolling in his grave"

Steven's Restaurant Corner: The Tale of The Billy Goat Tavern at Yorktown Mall or "John Belushi must be rolling in his grave"
The Original Billy Goat Tavern on Michigan Ave., like the Cubs themselves, has become an iconic Chicago munch-factory. Thanks to SNL and John Belushi, the phrases “Cheeseborger, Cheeseborger, Cheeseborger” and “No Pepsi…Coke!” have become objects of quirky pride for Chicagoans. (If you haven’t watched the classic skit, you can watch it here on the restaurant’s website!) What is... Read more »