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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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Google is pandering to Latinos with .soy

Google is pandering to Latinos with .soy

As a Latino, I’m used to being pandered to. Now that America’s 55 million Latinos represent $1.2 trillion of its spending power, according...

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CTA Blue Line comic: 'Stop the train!'

CTA Blue Line comic: 'Stop the train!'

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

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Reasons I never registered to vote (until now)

Reasons I never registered to vote (until now)

My darkest secret? Until this year, at the age of 27, I had never registered to vote. Just under the wire, I finally succumbed to the shame and...

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No treats for you, Halloween haters

No treats for you, Halloween haters

Every year when October rolls around, I find myself frowning in the face of online anti-Halloween hate speech.

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Why I do (not) believe in ghosts

Why I do (not) believe in ghosts

My grandma is the queen of scary stories. Whenever there’s a family gathering I try to squeeze a couple out of the old lady, listening...

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Hey guys, rejection isn't the end of the world

Hey guys, rejection isn't the end of the world

Not too long ago, I read a story about a man shooting a woman to death simply because she told him she was taken and refused to give him her number....

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I don't want to get married, and that's OK

I don't want to get married, and that's OK

I was born without the marriage chromosome. You know the one: the festering tick that strikes midnight in your 20s and is suddenly hungry for lace and...

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CTA comic: Silver Man spotting!

CTA comic: Silver Man spotting!

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

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The coolest places in Chicago are hiding in plain sight

The coolest places in Chicago are hiding in plain sight

One year ago on a brisk, sunny October afternoon, I boarded the No. 82 bus in Logan Square and headed south on Kimball to an unknown destination....

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