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Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014

Sculptor is the focus at Racine Art Museum

 Human beings like to anthropomorphize. So we make memes attributing touchingly inane dialogue to the expressive faces of Shiba Inu puppies. Our anthropomorphizing impulse is also evident in the attempts of CGI and video games to recreate the effortless naturalism of human behavior. But these valiant
Monday, July 30, 2012

July 29, 2012

Can we all just take a moment to appreciate the return to relevance of Quarters Rock 'n' Roll Palace? Not that long ago, the venerable Riverwest establishment had become an unremarkable and occasionally troublesome nightspot, just something...
12.31.1969 | | Posted at 06:00 PM

Remembering Chicago’s Punk Scene

By David Luhrssen
What strikes me most about You Weren�t There: A History of Chicago Punk 1977-1984 is the feeling that I was almost there. The similarities between the punk scene that began to stir in Milwaukee by the end of �77 and the topic of Joe Losurdo and Christina Tillman�s documentary (out on DVD) is striking. In both places, punk grew from the enthusiasm of a few people well placed in radio and record...