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  1. 'The Nite Show' host Danny Cashman reflects on show's historyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... sitting on my sleeping bag and pillow and just staring up at the TV." David Letterman was introducing the guests - Chicago film critics Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert - on his late-night talk show. "I don't know why, but I was fascinated by it," ...

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  2. Meet Our Assistant Editors, Nick Allen and Matt FagerholmRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Editors at RogerEbert.com, Nick Allen and Matt Fagerholm. Both Nick and Matt studied film at Columbia College in Chicago. We congratulate them and look forward to their contributions to RogerEbert.com. Nick Allen has been writing about film online ...

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  3. Global looks to late night with the addition of ColbertRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Marketing

    ... Limitless (Tuesdays at 10 p.m., debuting Sept. 22). The network's new series also include another addition to the Chicago franchise in Chicago Med; yet another prime time super hero in Supergirl; and the return of Glee star Jane Lynch in the comedy ...

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  4. Hotseat: Brooks WheelanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Willamette Week

    ... on "Weekend Update," 100 percent. But then you drift away from what you loved when you were 10 and 11. I moved to Chicago and that's when I learned about Pete Holmes and T.J. Miller and Kyle Kinane and Matt Braunger. Kinane is all about doing weird ...

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  5. Weekend picks: Lucky Boys, Daughtry play Last FlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Herald

    ... The Fred Hersch Trio, and Butler, Bernstein & The Hot 9 are just a few of the headliners for the 37th annual Chicago Jazz Festival starting Thursday at the Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington St., Chicago, then continuing at Millennium Park's ...

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  6. The Unloved, Part 20: AnonymousRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Scout Tafoya argues in the latest Unloved that this was an unjust fate. Roger Ebert became film critic of the Chicago Sun-Times in 1967. He is the only film critic with a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame and was named honorary life member of the ...

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  7. Carrie Brownstein Lines Up Questlove, Amy Poehler for Book TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | RollingStone

    ... Barnes & Noble location at Union Square. The trek will continue through Philadelphia on the 29th (with Bryant), Chicago on the 30th (with Pitchfork editor Jessica Hopper, as part of the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago's "MCA Talk" series), Austin ...

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  8. My Favorite Roger: Collin SouterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... " Prince Avalanche " and especially " Joe ". I'm sure he would have approved. Roger Ebert became film critic of the Chicago Sun-Times in 1967. He is the only film critic with a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame and was named honorary life member of the ...

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  9. Chicago to play Walnut CreekRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Triangle.com

    In 1967, seven Chicago musicians set out to create a new sound: a rock band with horns. Their dream turned into 20 Top-10 singles and 12 Top-10 albums.

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  10. Chaz Ebert to Speak at TEDx Conference in Kansas CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... Heshmat. You can learn more about the event here and watch the trailer below. Roger Ebert became film critic of the Chicago Sun-Times in 1967. He is the only film critic with a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame and was named honorary life member of the ...

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  11. ScreenCraft and BondIt Fund Short Films with Production GrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | Chicago Sun-Times

    ... August 31st, followed by a final deadline on Wednesday, September 30th. Roger Ebert became film critic of the Chicago Sun-Times in 1967. He is the only film critic with a star on Hollywood Walk of Fame and was named honorary life member of the ...

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  12. Hot Tickets: Buckcherry, Run the Jewels, Peter Cetera head InlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... group Refused will appear at the venue Monday, Nov. 23. Tickets are $29.50-$33. Peter Cetera: This former singer for Chicago is the man who will fight for your honor all for the glory of love. If you love the love song from "The Karate Kid, Part II" ...

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  13. Show Preview: Vic Mensa, TowkioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Willamette Week

    ... 40th anniversary special, and inked a deal with Jay Z's Roc Nation. For a 22-year-old rapper from the South Side of Chicago, those are the kind of endorsements that change lives. But even before his formative year, Mensa had been in the spotlight, ...

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  14. Paul McCartney to play Nationwide Arena Oct. 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... central Ohio in October 2005 at Value City Arena. He recently headlined as part of the Lollapalooza festival in Chicago. The Hey Jude rocker has plenty else on his plate: Projects this year include the FourFiveSeconds single with Rihanna and Kanye ...

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  15. Chicago come alive again in concert at Hard Rock in Northfield, OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Examiner.com

    ... 'em up (again) last night with another memorable concert at the Hard Rock in Northfield, Ohio. Then again, this is Chicago, whose run of chart hits in the '70s, '80s, and '90s solidified their status as a musical institution for the ages. The ...

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  16. Chicago's most historic taverns: Our listRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Chicago Tribune

    ... the characters who have inhabited, however briefly, its bar stools and tables. Happy-hour discounts have returned to Chicago bars under legislation signed recently by Gov. Bruce Rauner. And when Donald Trump insulted Mexican immigrants last month, a ...

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  17. Trump's Oreo BoycottRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... of subjects. That included the recent decision by Mondelez International, the parent of Nabisco, to move some of its Chicago operations to Mexico. He said the move would cost 2,000 American jobs. The actual number seems to be closer to 600, but what ...

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  18. Francesca Amari to Celebrate Gilda Radner's 40th SNL Anniversary at the Met Room This OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in 2011 at the 10-day festival called Gilda's LaughFest in Grand Rapids, MI, and has been wowing audiences since in Chicago, San Diego, Los Angeles and Mexico; all the while raising funds for Gilda's Clubs and other cancer support organizations. She ...

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  19. Review: Book calls Kanye West music & pop culture changerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Manchester Journal

    ... so there are no revelations, and few new personal details. The book follows West's life from his childhood in Chicago to his first shot in the music business through to the present. The bulk of the content focuses on his creative process writing and ...

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  20. John Seven: North Adams better off in age of collaborationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... sometimes he wouldn't allow comment. It's the sort of information lockdown that you expect out of the big bosses in Chicago and New York, but a place like North Adams? I know there are people out there who see Barrett as someone who can get things ...

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