Posts tagged "snl"

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 »

"How do you solve a problem like Sinead O'Connor?": O'Connor's hide-and-seek game in Wilmette and the dangers of unchecked celebrity nonsense

"How do you solve a problem like Sinead O'Connor?": O'Connor's hide-and-seek game in Wilmette and the dangers of unchecked celebrity nonsense
In Celebrity, as well as the rest of the word, there is a fine line between genius and madness. To be in the creative arts you truly need to be a bit of a nut. Being a performer myself, I have met some truly kooky characters over the years. Of course, I’m included in that... Read more »