A custom-made, $10,000 guitar stolen in March from heavy metal rocker Zakk Wylde’s tour bus outside The Chicago Theatre has been recovered after being sold to a Chicago pawn shop, Wylde’s manager confirmed Saturday. The owners of Royal Pawn Shop, 428 S. Clark St., said a man came in to sell the guitar on March […]
It was a senior prom like no other. Along with many others nationwide, Ohio resident Delores Dennison had the prom experience of her life this week, including the perfect dress, the perfect dance and the perfect date – her great-grandson, Austin. Austin Dennison, a 19-year-old senior at Parkway High School in Rockford, Ohio, asked his […]
If you’ve ever played Rock-Paper-Scissors, you’ll have wondered about the strategy that is most likely to beat your opponent. And you’re not alone. Game theorists have long puzzled over this and other similar games in the hope of finding the ultimate approach. It turns out that the best strategy is to choose your weapon at […]
The Black Keys new album is right around the corner but you don’t have to wait to hear the track “Bullet In the Brain” because it’s RIGHT HERE!
The Simpsons is STILL coming up with innovative ways to catch their fans off guard like tonight with an episode done in LEGOs!
It’s not hard to put together a canon of great TV comedies: Everybody would agree that popular phenomenons like I Love Lucy, Cheers and Seinfeld would make the cut. But what about the obscurities, the oddities and the out-there experiments that pushed the boundaries of TV comedy and broke their own molds in the process? […]
Illinois’s residents are not very happy with their state. Fewer than one in five feel it’s the best (or among the best) state in which to live, a distinction it shares only with Rhode Island, as we reported last week. And a new Gallup poll shows that exactly half the state wants to get out. […]
Scenes of rape, mutilation and murder have earned it a reputation as the Bard’s bloodiest play. And at Tuesday night’s performance of Titus Andronicus, one gruesome moment brought audience members to their knees. As Lavinia – whose tongue and hands are cut off after she is raped – appeared on stage at Shakespeare’s Globe, five […]