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Hilarious Indian Comedian, Papa CJ, Bares Body, Soul to Standing Ovations on Broadway

Crossing Times Square on perhaps the coldest, windiest night of the year to see an Indian comedian, I wished I was in Delhi. Ears frozen, I arrived not knowing what to expect. Billed as the 'Chris Rock of India,' I anticipated a somewhat raunchy show with a South Asian edge. What I was not …

Sugary Drinks Can Harm Your Brain, Study Finds

Everyone loves sugary drinks now and then. Grabbing a lemonade at the pool might not seem sinister, but is there more to the story for your health?

8 Ways Your Smartphone Completely Messes With Your Life

The struggle is real.<p>Smartphones contain tremendous power. They're pocket encyclopedias, mobile banks, spools of digital thread tying us to friends and family. But smartphones can also seriously mess with your life.<p>Excessive use has been tied to sleeplessness, depression and even reduced fertility. …

15 Ways to Cook Healthy-ish In 2016

In these healthy-ish times, no one better embraces the clean and simple approach to food than Jeremy Fox. Let the chef of Santa Monica’s Rustic Canyon wine bar show you how to be a better (and healthier) cook.<p>Chefs like to complicate things: recipes, techniques, their lives. <b>Jeremy Fox</b> isn’t one of …

Marinate Your Feta and Never Look Back

You haven't lived till you've marinated your cheese.<p>The quality of your cheese-eating life hasn't reached its full potential. It's time to start marinating your feta. Food director <b>Carla Lalli Music</b> always keeps a few Mason jars of the stuff in her home fridge to have on hand whenever she wants to …

Going Down a Ladder Off the Side of a 900-foot Tower Is Scarier Than Climbing Up

Don’t look down. That’s the only advice that kind of works when you’re up high on a 920-foot tall structure. But what if you’re descending down a …

Mountaineering

Chance The Rapper will bring Chicago some love on his own Beats 1 show

Chicago musician Chance The Rapper will join Drake, Pharrell Williams, and DJ Khaled as a Beats 1 Radio host, having inked a new deal with the …

Jazz returns to the Pump Room — or at least a few steps away

Last Wednesday evening, the most talked-about young trumpeter in jazz performed with students from Northern Illinois University in an ultra-chic, historic and somewhat surprising setting.<p>Marquis Hill, winner of the prestigious Thelonious Monk International Jazz Trumpet Competition, led a youthful …

Trumpeter

Whiskey Business brings 115 whiskeys, 14 flavors of fries to Wicker Park

With a name like Whiskey Business (think about it for a second), a drink called the Milli Vanilli, condiments tucked into metal Ninja Turtles lunchboxes and "Wannabe" playing on the sound system, it's pretty obvious what Wicker Park's newest bar is going for: a nice, square push of my generation's …

Flavors

Spring Awakening festival dates, ticket information announced

The Spring Awakening electronic dance music festival will be held June 10-12 in Jackson Park, a move from the festival's typical home in Soldier Field, organizers announced Thursday.<p>"Over the past year we've explored potential venues that have bigger footprints, and with 500+ acres of lakefront …

Festivals

Zero Fatigue: Chicago’s Next Hip-Hop Visionaries

Monte Booker: "Baby" [ft. Ravyn Lenae] (via SoundCloud)<p>The most important thing to know about Chicago's Zero Fatigue crew is that they have a living, breathing <i>sound</i>. Helmed by 20-year-old producer Monte Booker—an avowed aesthetic disciple of Flying Lotus and Timbaland—it's a spontaneous style …

Music