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Denzel looks so lonely... (Credit: Alcon Entertainment/Warner Brothers/The Book of Eli)

Horrible Horoscopes: Leo

Your love for nature will not allow you to stand idly by as we turn Mamma Earth into some post-apocalyptic wasteland. And I’m not talkin’ Dune, Leo, I’m talkin’ The Book of Eli, and hey, I love Denzel Washington as much as the next guy, but come on, that movie was no Remember the Titans, and if there’s any kind of post-apocalyptic wasteland the Earth should turn into, we all know it should be the one from Road Warrior, but I’m rambling, Leo, I’m rambling…

03/19/2013

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How To Drink Away The Pain Of 2012 OR How To Celebrate New Year’s Eve

Did 2012 break you, too? Did it stomp you into the little, wretched human being your mother always claimed you’d turn into? Just shake it off, buddy. Seriously, everyone has a bad day… week… year… every once in awhile. It happens. All you need to do is blow off some steam. Here’s how you can do that on NYE…

12/28/2012

Tim Robbins takes in the sweet, sweet moisture droplets of freedom in 'Shawshank Redemption' (Credit: Columbia Pictures)

Horrible Horoscopes: Aquarius

Aquarius! Crawl out the metaphorical slit your jailers call a window, down that imaginary rope made of your hopes, dreams and bed sheets, and live your life!

12/18/2012

I miss Bernie my St. Bernard. Kim K. stole him cause she's rich & powerful & cooler than me :( (Credit: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images)

Horrible Horoscopes: Virgo

Mason Johnson knows nothing about horoscopes or astrology. Seriously. When he was six, his mom thought it was funny to make him stick his head out the car window and scream, “What’s your sign?” at women walking by. That is the extent of his experience. Also, Mason is an Aquarius… ladies.

09/19/2012

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Adventures Along The Chicago River

There’s a lot more to the Chicago River than watching it get dyed green on St. Patrick’s Day. The Chicago River offers great places to eat, drink and enjoy some time on the water. From walking to boating, there are some amazing hidden adventures to be found along the Chicago River.

08/09/2012

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Best Cupcakes In Chicago: I’m Right (You’re Wrong)

Cupcakes: is there anything better? (If you said yes to that question, then maybe this isn’t the article for you). Here are Mason Johnson’s top five picks for cupcakes in Chicago! EAT ‘EM UP, PEOPLE! EAT. ‘EM. UP.

05/03/2012

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Drink Of The Month: Big Star’s Champurrado

You’ve been to Big Star for awesome tacos and other Mexican dishes, now swing by the Wicker Park joint for champurrado, a warming chocolate drink. CBSChicago.com recently caught up with Justin Large, chef de cuisine at Big Star, to learn how to make the drink at home.

02/15/2012

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Super Suave Winter Date Guide

I want you to know, a lot has changed since my last date guide. I’m not the amateurish schmuck I was when I wrote that dating guide. I’m a totally new schmuck. I am more mature and ready to tell you about some of the best winter date spots that exist in this fine city.

12/15/2011

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Peterson: ‘I’m Being Held Hostage Against My Will’

Drew Peterson recently remarked in a letter to a friend that he was “being held hostage against his will” in jail and made a long list of grievances about the conditions he is suffering through.

CBS Chicago–12/15/2011

Shots Fired At Police

Man Opens Fire On Police In West Humboldt Park

It was a violent night in the West Humboldt Park neighborhood, after a gunman opened fire at Chicago Police officers.

12/15/2011

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Best Steakhouses In River North: I’m Right (You’re Wrong)

For those of us not fortunate enough to live on a ranch with the freshest cut steaks, here are some of the best steakhouses in Chicago.

12/07/2011

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Rob Lowe To Play Drew Peterson In TV Movie

Rob Lowe will play Peterson in an upcoming made-for-TV movie, “The Drew Peterson Story,” and neighbors in Bolingbrook Tuesday night reacted with shock, surprise and a little curiosity.

CBS Chicago–06/15/2011

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Drew Peterson Attorneys Make Latest Argument For His Pre-Trial Release

Attorneys for Drew Peterson are asking that the former Bolingbrook police sergeant be released from jail pending trial for the murder of his third wife, Kathleen Savio.

06/03/2011

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Improv Group Presents Take On Drew Peterson Case

While the Drew Peterson murder case has all the drama of a made-for-TV movie, the small stage is where a story about the former Bolingbrook cop’s story is being told.

CBS Chicago–05/17/2011

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Claim: Drew Peterson Offered Stacy Peterson’s Clothes To Woman

A suburban woman says Drew Peterson offered to give her the clothing of his missing fourth wife Stacy.

04/07/2011

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Drew Peterson Angry Over Son’s Firing

Murder suspect Drew Peterson is speaking out, sort of, about the firing of his oldest son from the Oak Brook Police Department.

CBS Chicago–02/25/2011