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A Beginner's Guide To Eating Korean BBQ

To assuage any anxiety, we tapped Irene Yoo of Korean fusion pop-ups Yooeating?! to offer a beginners guide to the Korean BBQ experience. We headed …

BBQ

Urban Legends About Alcohol (That Are Complete B.S.)

We can blame the news or television or Hollywood for a lot of the crap we believe about alcohol and its effects on our meatbags. But those mediums …

You’d Never Guess What Happens to Your Body When You Stop Drinking Alcohol

Dedicate a night to drinking and you’ll morph from an insecure, average person into a more outgoing, hilarious version of you — but only for a short …

Hey, Sorry, But 5 Of Your Favorite Things Are Racist

Sometimes, useful things come out of bad situations. After all, what is a triple homicide if not a great opportunity to meet handsome policemen and …

Mickey Mouse

Elizabeth Warren Calls Out Ted Cruz's Hypocrisy In Epic Tweetstorm

Warren wants him to stop whining about the "sacrifice" he has made to run for president.<p>Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) may not be on the presidential ballot this year, but that does not exactly mean she is sitting out the race.<p>Warren has used her influential bully pulpit to devastating effect …

Republicans

Fishing In Chicago: Where To Go And What You Can Catch (MAP)

DOWNTOWN — Chicago's waterways are filled with fish.<p>And there are dozens of spots to catch the salmon, perch, bass, catfish, bluegill, smelt, carp …

All 98 Real Housewives, Ranked

For over a decade, Bravo's <i>Real Housewives</i> franchise has captivated audiences with ostentatious wealth, narcissistic behavior, ridiculous arguments, …

LittleThings - Life's about the Little Things.

The best part of any meal is dessert, and nothing warms you up when it’s cold outside like a delicious pie. As yummy as pie is, we’re used to making …

Bad news for Ted Cruz: his eligibility for president is going to court

The Circuit Court of Cook County in Chicago has agreed to hear a lawsuit on Sen. Ted Cruz's eligibility for president — virtually ensuring that the issue dominates the news in the runup to the South Carolina primary.<p>Cruz was born in Canada to a US citizen mother and a noncitizen father. The …

The 199 Most Donald Trump Things Donald Trump Has Ever Said

Would you vote for this man?<p>1. “… don’t let the brevity of these passages prevent you from savoring the profundity of the advice you are about to receive.” (<i>How to Get Rich</i>, 2004)<p>2. “I am a really smart guy.” (<i>TIME</i>, April 14, 2011)<p>3. “I’m intelligent. Some people would say I’m very, very, very …

Donald Trump

Corporations now spend more lobbying Congress than taxpayers spend funding Congress

Well, this isn't good:<p>Corporations now spend about $2.6 billion a year on reported lobbying expenditures – more than the $2 billion we spend to fund the House ($1.16 billion) and Senate ($820 million).<p>Those numbers come from political scientist Lee Drutman, author of the book <i>The Business of America</i> …

“The GOP has scores of racists”: A former Bush official condemns modern Republican orthodoxy

Colin Powell’s former chief of staff, Lawrence Wilkerson, warns of the militarism & racism of Republican lawmakers<p>Lawrence Wilkerson is a contradictory figure.<br>Wilkerson is a career military man, who served as chief of staff for Secretary of State Colin Powell; but he has also voiced reluctance to …

1 Million+ Verse Images shared, now with more backgrounds

Verse Images are the easiest way yet for you to share Bible verses as inspiring pictures — directly from the Bible App! Almost as soon as Verse Image …

Bible

5 Magazines for Black History Month

As February comes to a close, so does Black History Month. Even though 28 (sometimes 29) days is too short, BHM serves as a way to remind us of the many achievements of African-Americans, and underscore how much work remains in the name of equality. Like Grantland’s Rembert Browne noted, it’s a …

Black History

Twins

Rick Perry’s Wrong About Lincoln

Honest Abe loved the federal government.<p>Writing almost 60 years ago, David Donald—who would later emerge as America’s preeminent biographer of Abraham Lincoln—observed that Americans, and especially Republican politicians, exhibit a compulsive desire to “get right” with the nation’s 16th president. …

Bill Of Rights

Supreme Court’s police debacle: How it quietly helped cops prey on poor people

I’m a public defender who has to challenge illegal police action. Here’s the new SCOTUS ruling that made it harder<p>In December, in the midst of nationwide protests drawing attention to the broken relationship between the police and communities of color, the Supreme Court demonstrated an impressive …

in News onJan 14, 2015 9:55 am

We noticed this cool map of Chicago settlements in 1950 on Reddit, which shows where different ethnic groups settled in the Second City. But we had …

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10 of the Top High Schools in Illinois

Illinois high school students will be heading back to class after their winter breaks very soon. According to City Described, students at 20 Illinois high schools will be making that return to a better environment than the rest of the state's students.<p>Education has been a hot topic in Illinois …

High School

Neil deGrasse Tyson Explains His Controversial Christmas Day Tweet

The message racked up thousands of retweets and made it his most popular, and seemingly most controversial, tweet yet.<p>Some thought his sentiment was anti-Christian. Many agreed he was trolling (with a twinkle in his eye).<p>The day after Christmas, Tyson turned to Facebook to flesh out an explanation …

United Kingdom

"Witness 40": Exposing A Fraud In Ferguson

<b>12/16 UPDATE</b>: Following the publication of this story, Sandra McElroy acknowledged to TSG that she is “Witness 40.” Voicing concerns for her minor …