Archive for April 2010

Still looking for something to do this weekend

It’s Saturday morning but there’s still plenty of time to have some fun today.  Festival season is upon us and it’s only going to be more fun here on out.  There’s plenty to do this weekend and don’t forget Mother’s Day tomorrow! FRIDAY, MAY 7 If you’re looking for a night of theater then tonight... Read more »

Get ready for a FABULOUS Weekend!

It’s May and that means the start of Festival Season in Chicago.  Don’t miss the Celtic Fest or the Cinco de Mayo Festival to get you in the mood to party and have a great summer.  Get out there and have some fun. THURSDAY, MAY 6 Are you single?  Are you a nerd?  Looking to... Read more »

Spice up Mother's Day Brunch with a cruise on the Lake

How about a cruise for Mother’s Day Tired of the same old brunch for Mother’s Day?  Then why not try a cruise instead. Free Spirit Yacht Cruises is hosting their 2nd Annual Mothers Day Brunch and Dinner.  For three hours you’ll cruise Lake Michigan sipping mimosas and savoring a delight buffet. Scrumptious Buffet Brunch includes... Read more »

It's 'Free Comic Book Day'

Photo Credit: clever cupcakes via Flickr CC Today is Free Comic Book Day Stop by your favorite comic book retailer and see what exciting comic books they are giving away today – and while you’re there why not peruse the shelves and get back in touch with some of your old favorites. If you’re in... Read more »

Listen: Lady Gaga 'Alejandro' Electrolightz Remix

Everyone loves Lady Gaga….don’t they?  Take a listen to a brand new remix compliments of the guys from Electrolightz. If you love love love it, you can download your own version of it here and listen to it over and over and over and over again until your head explodes!   Why not make it... Read more »

Hawai'i passes Civil Unions

Photo Credit: neekinator via Flickr CC Congratulations go out to the state of Hawai’i for the passage of HB 444 that will enact civil unions. In response to the passage of the bill, HB 444,Lambda Legal Marriage Project Advisor Jennifer Pizer issued the following statement: “Today’s vote was down to the wire, but it represents... Read more »

Tired Old Queen at the Movies - Lifeboat

It’s time again for our favorite movie reviewer Steve Hayes. This week he’s sharing his review of the Hitchcock classic 1944 “Lifeboat” written by John Steinbeck starring Tallulah Bankhead, William Bendix and Walter Slezak. He shares a great story about Tallulah’s proclivity for not wearing underwear! A few years back the Block Museum in Evanston... Read more »

Community Forum: Love in the age of Grindr

Project Crysp and LifeLube are at it again by starting a community conversation about sex – this time they’re tackling the digital age with their forum ‘Love in the Age of Grindr’ set for May 19th. ‘Love in the Age of Grindr’ will discuss hooking up, shacking up, U-hauls, friends with benefits and various ways... Read more »

Special Pre-sale offer for Melissa Etheridge - TODAY ONLY!

Get the jump on Melissa Etheridge tickets in a special presale opportunity today only from 10AM-10PM. Etheridge will be performing at the Chicago Theater on August 7th and I’m sure it will be a concert you won’t want to miss.  I saw her a few years ago at the Auditorium Theater at Roosevelt University and... Read more »

State Rep Deborah Mell shares marriage plans with IL House of Representatives

Earlier this week, State Representative Deborah Mell announced on Chicago Tonight that she had proposed to her longtime girlfriend Christin Baker while they had dinner at the John Hancock Building. Then she made that same announcement on the floor of the House of Representatives in Springfield – less than a week after we all jumped... Read more »