Thursday night, #ScandalThursday was reinstated. Gladiators, as the fans are called, waited and waited. The wait was over, and I had to see it. There was a gathering at BlackFinn AmeriPub downtown to watch it.…

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Women’s voices were heard in a big way this past Saturday in Chicago. For the first time, all five candidates were present, and they were present at a forum specifically organized to discuss issues concerning women…

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“I heard you are creative. How do you open a wine bottle without a corkscrew?” I asked. “With a pen and a boot, but it’s not easy,” she assured. Mo was her name and since…

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I know. Pulled pork sandwiches and brisket sound southern, but they have a place, and plenty of fans in Chicago. If you have never tried brisket (minus the vegetarians and vegans), do yourself a favor…

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The AT&T on Michigan Avenue did something remarkable and they did it well. One Friday night as my friends and I were waiting for a table at The Grand Lux Cafe, we wandered next door…

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