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Master of None's Lena Waithe Guides Us Through Hipster L.A.
Odds are you recognize Lena Waithe from Aziz Ansari's Netflix hit, Master of None. In it, she plays Denise, a suave Brooklyn lesbian always lending sound relationship advice to her hapless bud Dev (Ansari). With the success of the series, Waithe has …
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Ben Carson's Definition of Blackness Fails
I grew up in Chicago's Auburn Gresham neighborhood, right off of the famed street of 79th and Ashland. Living in one of the nation's most heavily concentrated Black urban communities, as a kid I was constantly … Currently, Terrence serves as the …
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The VICE Guide to Chicago: Neighborhoods We Like
Chicago is a city of neighborhoods, each with their own distinct culture, nightlife, and colorful lamppost banners. But the names and borders of these mini-cities are a topic of hot debate. You might think your favorite bar is in Wicker Park, but as …
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We predict the winner of Super Bowl 50 with a blind beer taste test
Evil Twin Brewing's Mango Femme Fatale IPA: OK, so Evil Twin is technically a Brooklyn brewery, but South Carolina brewery Westbrook Brewing Co. produces and bottles some Evil Twin beer (and Carolina beers were slim pickings in Chicago). This brew …
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A new look at Harry Caray's remarkable life
The program shines because it addresses the bad with the good. The bulk of the show centers on his days in Chicago, where he became not only a local icon but a national celebrity because his work on Cubs games was telecast across the country via WGN.

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Wrigleyville Redevelopment Could Shutter 4 More Restaurants, Reshape Neighborhood
A hulking project aims to reshape Wrigleyville, including its nightlife and dining options, and could displace four more spots in addition to those already gone, including the shuttered Goose Island Wrigleyville. New renderings of the $ 140 million …
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Bub City heading to Rosemont
Phil VettelContact ReporterChicago Tribune. Bub City, the popular country-themed barbecue restaurant in River North, will open a second location in Rosemont in February. The new Bub City, which will be in Rosemont's nightlife-heavy MB Financial Park …
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South Side Nightlife Shines in Book of Photographs, Poetry

South Side Nightlife Shines in Book of Photographs, Poetry
There was once a club scene in Chicago that was something of a rarefied world. Outsiders were welcome, but seemingly few ever joined in. However one night, a photographer who definitely was not part of the scene ventured into one of the clubs.
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Chicago mob boss had Sinatra singing
Will Leonard, the Tribune's nightlife critic, reported that Sinatra and his pals, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr., "croon, carol, caper and clown to the biggest cabaret audiences this town has seen in years." And no wonder. Gossip columnists had …
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