Tag: chicago

  • Xbox One Tour – Area One: Chicago Impressions

    Xbox One Tour – Area One: Chicago Impressions

    Microsoft brought the Xbox One to our fair city of Chicago this week (and continuing this weekend October 17-20th) to let fans get their hands on the system and play a few games. Conveniently enough, the event was held at the MCA Warehouse, which is around the corner from our office so we decided to…

  • Lake Geneva Weekend – Where Guns are Shot and Cigars are Smoked

    Lake Geneva Weekend – Where Guns are Shot and Cigars are Smoked

    Over the weekend a bunch of us decided to get away from the city for a little while and head up towards Lake Geneva to relax around the campfire, drink, smoke and shoot guns. There’s a small town right on the border of Wisconsin and Illinois called Harvard, where a friend of ours’ family owns…

  • “The Book of Mormon” Chicago – Review

    “The Book of Mormon” Chicago – Review

    After waiting for months, we finally made it down to see “The Book of Mormon” in Chicago. Created by Trey Parker and Matt Stone of South Park fame and starring the dorky roommate from Pitch Perfect, “The Book of Mormon” tells the story of two missionaries who are sent to Uganda to spread the word…

  • Lollapalooza 2013 Line Up Leak?

    Lollapalooza 2013 Line Up Leak?

    As with all things Lollapalooza, I would take this line up leak with a grain of salt, but here’s what is going around the internet this morning. It seems like an alright line up for now, but it’s not enough for me to pay for a 3-day pass again that’s for sure. The Cure, Jay-Z,…

  • Lake Michigan Water Levels Are Pretty Low [Pics]

    Lake Michigan Water Levels Are Pretty Low [Pics]

    These are pictures of the Lloyd Boat Launch in Winnetka Illinois. The water levels in Lake Michigan have gotten so low that the boat launch is basically non-existent. I honestly had no clue that the water levels on the lake were becoming so low, but apparently it’s a huge problem for the boat traffic that…

  • Exclusive Interview With Todd Kessler – As Seen on NBC’s The Voice

    Exclusive Interview With Todd Kessler – As Seen on NBC’s The Voice

    [youtube id=”zXsaqfVEtng” width=”600″ height=”350″] We got a chance to sit down with Todd Kessler, contestant on NBC’s The Voice, to discuss the audition process, the pressure of competing and, of course, Cee Lo’s array of animals. Even though he didn’t make it through the battle rounds, you can still catch Todd performing all over the…