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  1. MMA's only out transgender pro lets her guard downRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2010 | Chicago Reader

    Being an out trans MMA pro has been a battle for Fallon Fox, but she says the life fits her like a glove.

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  2. 12 O'Clock Track: 'Lies to Live By,' a lost classic from a young Jim JarmuschRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Chicago Reader

    Coming soon there's a new Jim Jarmusch film called Kissing Vampires , starring Tilda Swinton, and I can't wait to see it-c'mon, a Jarmusch vampire movie with Tilda Swinton? When I think of Jarmusch I sometimes think of Lies to Live By , one of the many records I've sold during periodic purges of my collection-that decision still stings.

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  3. Did you read about Manischewitz, Malort, and millionaires?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Chicago Reader

    About today's key hearing on the proposed Comcast/Time Warner Cable merger? - Steve Bogira That Manischewitz, the well-known purveyor of kosher foods without which there couldn't be Passover, has been bought by an arm of Bain Capital? - Tony Adler About the difficulties Yasiel Puig and other ballplayers from impoverished Latin American countries ... (more)

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  4. The Nexus Project present an audience-interactive dance staged amid an art exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Chicago Reader

    Male duo the Nexus Project is back with their first collaboration since an inaugural program last November.

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  5. A play about a stand-up of ambiguous sexuality ends up prisoner to its premiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2011 | Chicago Reader

    Through 4/27: Thu 7:30 PM, Fri 8 PM, Sat 4 and 8 PM, Sun 4 PM Silk Road Rising 77 W. Washington 312-857-1234, ext.

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  6. Reader's Agenda Wed 4/9: 'Geometric,' Black Playwrights Festival, and Wu ManRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Chicago Reader

    The ninth annual Black Playwrights Festival kicks off tonight at the Black Ensemble Theater.

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  7. Gossip Wolf: Help for two former Chicagoans caught in the SXSW hit-and-runRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2011 | Chicago Reader

    This has nothing to do with the SXSW tragedy. It's the cover art for the Lemons' upcoming Gary Records split seven-inch with Tokyo's Teen Runnings.

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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 2014 Key Ingredient Cook-OffRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Chicago Reader

    Join us for the Chicago Reader's second annual chef-to-chef challenge, the Key Ingredient Cook-Off! Inspired by our biweekly Key Ingredient series , KICO will allow you to vote on creations by two dozen of Chicago's most outstanding chefs.

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  18. Mayor Rahm's pension plan means more slush for his TIFsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Chicago Reader

    Mayor Rahm's pension plan socks it to geezers, jacks up your taxes, and increases the flow of slush to his TIFs.

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  19. Fans of HIMYM should've seen this ending comingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Chicago Reader

    "That's it. That's the end of the show," I said rather confidently to my friend.

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  20. The Brixton: Third time's a charmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Chicago Reader

    The space that used to house In Fine Spirits has seemed slightly doomed since the neighborhood favorite closed two years ago .

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