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  1. Spring Books Issue: SecretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2012 | Chicago Reader

    Julia Glass, Colson Whitehead, Cristina HenrA quez and other writers try to harness the power of the unknown in a crop of new books.

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  2. Not crazy about Mad Men's season premiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Chicago Reader

    So says Freddy "Pee-Pee Pants" Rumsen, staring directly into the camera in the opening seconds of the final season of Mad Men .

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  3. White Sox hitch a ride on soaring Alexei RamirezRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Chicago Reader

    Any team in baseball would love to have an eighth-place hitter like the one playing for the White Sox.

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  4. Stephen Sondheim and Alain Resnais, together again in ChicagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Chicago Reader

    I know it's purely coincidental, but it feels fortuitous that there have been so many revivals of Stephen Sondheim musicals in Chicago in the wake of Alain Resnais's death.

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  5. A conversation with Uruguayan filmmaker Daniela SperanzaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Chicago Reader

    As I wrote last Thursday , I'm an admirer of recent Uruguayan cinema in general and Daniela Speranza's Rambleras in particular.

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  6. Christina Perri does Lana Del ReyRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Chicago Reader

    Lana Del Rey's place in the pop firmament has been ambiguous from the start. At the beginning people argued about her relevancy and authenticity, whether she was a legitimate artist working within the aesthetic culture of hipsterdom, or a corporate shill mining it for major labels to market in a watered-down way to a mainstream audience.

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  7. The Late Late Breakfast ladles on the syrupRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Chicago Reader

    With the Late Late Breakfast, Tyler Jackson and Danny Maupin have created an innovative game show/stand-up hybrid that takes place before most comedians even smack their snooze buttons-and maybe that's why there are free, freshly made pancakes being served at 3 PM.

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  8. In the mayoral money race, wealthy donors keep Rahm in a league of his ownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2011 | Chicago Reader

    Polls suggest that Cook County board President Toni Preckwinkle could topple Mayor Rahm Emanuel, but she'd need to raise some serious money first.

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  9. Mayor's friend could profit from hotel built with taxpayers' moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2011 | Chicago Reader

    On March 5 the City Council voted 46-3 to approve Mayor Rahm Emanuel's proposal to spend $55 million in property taxes on a new Marriott hotel in the South Loop - part of his ambitious development plan that also features a basketball arena for DePaul University.

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  10. Did you read about the CPD, Sam Zell, and the Blue Line crash?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Chicago Reader

    About how Sam Zell's Equity Residential is jacking up rents in Woodland Park, an East Palo Alto residential complex that houses many of Silicon Valley's blue-collar workers? - Tal Rosenberg That the rail operator fired after the Blue Line crash is a scapegoat, according to her union chief ? - Steve Bogira That Peaches Geldof , the 25-year-old ... (more)

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  11. Outsider Baseball is way more interesting than MLBRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Chicago Reader

    The 1934 Pittsburgh Crawfords, including Josh Gibson, Satchel Paige, and Oscar Charleston.

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  12. Game of Thrones season four: Who are our guys?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Chicago Reader

    If there's a thing the makers of Game of Thrones do well-and they do a lot of things well-it's juggling an impossible number of characters and story lines, and occupying all corners of the realm, without creating something that's disjointed, rushed, or gives short shrift to anything or anyone in particular.

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  13. Reader's Agenda Tue 4/8: Florasonic, Maria Gaspar, and The Amazing CatfishRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Chicago Reader

    Each year the Experimental Sound Studio commissions sound artists to write new pieces specifically designed for the Lincoln Park Conservatory's Fern Room.

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  14. Artist on Artist: Justin Broadrick of Godflesh talks to producer Sanford ParkerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 8 | Chicago Reader

    Justin Broadrick already has a lifetime's worth of incredibly heavy music behind him.

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  15. Into the belly of John Preus's The BeastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2011 | Chicago Reader

    Through 8/3: Mon-Thu 9 AM-8 PM, Fri-Sat 9 AM-5 PM, Sun noon-5 PM Hyde Park Art Center 5020 S. Cornell 773-324-5520 hydeparkart.org Free John Preus had a detailed plan for The Beast , his installation that opens this week as part of the Hyde Park Art Center's 75th birthday celebration, but he threw it away.

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  16. The return of Gyros on the SpitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Chicago Reader

    Even in my most impaired moments I've never been able to stomach the gray, mulched meatstuff whittled away from the ubiquitous rotating gyros cone.

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  17. From burgundy at L2O to deviants at Punch HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Chicago Reader

    Dining with a few bottles of first-growth burgundy on your table is one of those things that doesn't seem to happen much on our scene anymore, so if you recently sold a Bitcoin or two, check out an upcoming dinner at L2O .

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  18. Watching the audience with Usama AlshaibiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Chicago Reader

    Last night the 21st Chicago Underground Film Festival closed with Usama Alshaibi's American Arab , a documentary profile of various Arab immigrants and the American-born children of Arab parents.

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  19. Best shows to see: Vattnet Viskar, Julie Ruin, Wu ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 7 | Chicago Reader

    There are a bunch of shows happening during the first half of this week. Tonight there's superloud duo Jucifer at Reggie's Rock Club , and Oshwa is headlining a free show at the Empty Bottle .

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  20. In Rotation: Chicago Singles Club founder Jeff Kelley on the city's best experimental-pop bandRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2012 | Chicago Reader

    Kraftwerk in 3-D I was one of the privileged few who got to witness - through 3-D glasses - the forefathers of minimalist avant-garde electro awe a sold-out crowd at the Riv .

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