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Avoiding the Turkey Day eat-and-run

Avoiding the Turkey Day eat-and-run

The sound of ice being scraped off car windows in the morning, along with the sight of commuters huddled under heat lamps, can only mean one thing:...

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Chicago Symphony Orchestra is music to my (frostbitten) ears

Chicago Symphony Orchestra is music to my (frostbitten) ears

Unfortunately, this past week has confirmed that winter has come early and with a vengeance. As the memories of street fests, al fresco brunches and...

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What your Thanksgiving potluck dish says about you and your coworkers

What your Thanksgiving potluck dish says about you and your coworkers

Whether you have one of those throwdowns where management buys the turkey or the typical grassroots side dish potluck, take a minute to think of the...

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Not my father's name: How I outgrew the 'junior'

Not my father's name: How I outgrew the 'junior'

As a boy I idolized my father. He was funny and smart and strong—the man could eat two breakfasts. I modeled myself after him in every way,...

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Kim Kardashian's 'Paper' cover: Thoughts from a man-child

Kim Kardashian's 'Paper' cover: Thoughts from a man-child

Here's the thing about butts: Everyone has one, and we all use them to accomplish the same thing.

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CTA comic: Pawn shop superhero

CTA comic: Pawn shop superhero

RedEye features a new comic about the CTA on Tuesdays from The Illustrated Press, a Chicago journalism experiment...

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Embracing our urban crib

Embracing our urban crib

It's an odd concept for some reason, raising a baby in a major city.

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How are you paying?

How are you paying?

Remember when the cashier would ask you "cash or credit" while you were checking out? Me either. The modern urban hip young Millennial on the go has...

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DePaul 'Consent the D' is a bad approach to preventing sexual violence

DePaul 'Consent the D' is a bad approach to preventing sexual violence

Breaking news: DePaul students are just now getting involved in anti-sexual-violence work at their university. 

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Save the world—vote in Tuesday's election

Save the world—vote in Tuesday's election

Let’s face it, there’s nothing sexy about next week’s midterm elections.

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