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Should The City Adopt This Chicagoan’s Superior CTA Signs?

Have you noticed more digital signs popping up at Chicago Transit Authority train stops the last few years? They’re great for predicting the arrival of trains, but one Chicagoans thinks they could be even better.

07/16/2015

Capuchin monkeys dressed as jockeys ride dogs in the Banana Derby. (Credit: Facebook/Banana Derby)

Lake County Fair Keeping Quirky Banana Derby, Where Monkeys Ride On Backs Of Dogs

Despite pleas from Brookfield Zoo and members of the Lake County Board to do away with an event featuring monkeys riding dogs, the Lake County Fair plans to keep the popular Banana Derby race.

07/14/2015

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VIDEO: Cable Breaks On Wisconsin Dells Theme Park Ride

Part of the thrill of an amusement park ride is the fear of the one in a million chance something might go wrong. For one family visiting Wisconsin Dells, that fear happened. Thankfully, nobody was hurt.

07/10/2015

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VIDEO: The Mesmerizing Marina City Documentary From 1965

“This is Marina City… Living towers with form suggesting the upward grace of growing branches and the airy, open form of a sunflower petal…”

07/09/2015

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Raid On The Home Of ‘Jared From Subway’ Connected To Child Pornography Investigation

The FBI have not publicly confirmed the reason for the search on Fogle’s Zionsville, Indiana home, though sources have confirmed that the raid does stem from a child pornography investigation.

07/07/2015

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Congratulations, Chicago! You Now Have A Tax For Netflix, Other Streaming Services…

Binge watching your favorite Netflix shows in bed just got a little more expensive thanks to two rulings by the Chicago Department of Finance.

07/01/2015

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Warner Bros. Suspends Sales Of Broken PC Version Of ‘Batman: Arkham Knight’

There are major problems with Batman: Arkham Knight, with fingers being pointed at a Chicago-based game developer.

06/25/2015

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Krispy Kreme Doughnuts Returning To Chicago

Krispy Kreme burned bright in the Chicago area in the early 2000s, before fizzling out. Well the glazed doughnut kings are coming back with a plan to open multiple shops around Cook County, Ill.

06/24/2015

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Suspect Shoots At Police On The Edge of Logan Square And Avondale

According to residents on the 2800 block of North Mozart Street, a man shot at Chicago police officers as they chased him into an alley.

06/18/2015

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Expect Nude Bikers In Chicago This Weekend, A Poem

For those who wish to shed their clothes on bike / Tomorrow’s Naked Bike Ride you will like…

06/12/2015

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CTA’s ‘Courtesy’ Campaign Hilariously Skewers Awful Train And Bus Riders

Think of your biggest public transit pet peeves… As it turns out, the Chicago Transit Authority is well aware of them, attacking each and every slight you can think of in their latest advertising campaign.

05/27/2015

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Photos: Dutch Shepherd From Chicago Is Best Friends With A … Pet Rat?

Osiris the Dutch shepherd is specifically trained to be very gentle with orphaned baby animals. Yes, that is in fact the cutest thing you’ve ever heard.

05/08/2015

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Opinion: Defensive Gun Use Doesn’t Make Up For Accidental Injuries, Homicides

No, friend, I’m not worried about an Uber driver who knows how to responsibly use a firearm — I’m worried about everyone else.

05/05/2015

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Someone Attached A GoPro To Benny The Bull, And The Video’s Hilarious

He scares fans and taunts players — Benny the Bull is amazing. Yes, someone attached a GoPro camera to Benny the Bull’s face. Yes, the video is hilarious.

04/29/2015

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Berwyn Bar Defends Two-Way Mirror In Women’s Bathroom

It’s all a big joke, the owner says, and cops aren’t filing charges.

04/27/2015

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VIDEO: Reality-Defying ‘Launched Wing Roller Coaster’ Opening In Indiana

The latest roller coaster in Indiana doesn’t literally defy reality, but it sure looks like it does. It’s also the first of its kind in the U.S.

04/24/2015

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Photos Of Ice-Thawed Lake Michigan Reveal Amazing Shipwrecks

Ever wonder what’s under the surface of Lake Michigan? Recent ice thaws have left the lake crystal clear, revealing some of the many shipwrecks it’s seen through the years.

04/21/2015

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New Videos Show Mayor Emanuel’s Motorcade Run Red Lights, Go Wrong Way Down Cicero Avenue

If the purpose of a ticket is to deter a crime, it’s not working. Not for Mayor Emanuel’s motorcade at least…

04/21/2015

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VIDEO: Chicago-Style Hot Dog Pitted Against New York’s, L.A.’s

As with anything pitting Chicago against New York and L.A., watching these people criticize one of our city’s finest accomplishments may make your blood boil.

04/20/2015

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Checking In With The Giant Hole That’s Been Off Lake Shore Drive Since 2008

For those who haven’t followed the drama I’m talking about, a 76-foot-deep hole has existed off Lake Shore Drive since 2008.

04/15/2015