Tag Archives: chicago

  • Five Star Lager: A Chicago Exclusive Craft Beer from Lyft

    Five Star Lager: A Chicago Exclusive Craft Beer from Lyft

    One of the great advantages of using rideshare services like Lyft instead of driving is that you can get as drunk as you want and the only real risk you take in transit is severely annoying your driver. In turn, that means Lyft is free to explore possibilities within the craft beer industry for some […]

  • Chicago Skyline Cable Cars Coming to the Windy City (Video)

    Chicago Skyline Cable Cars Coming to the Windy City (Video)

    In case you thought the era of the cable car was at an end, the city of Chicago recently revealed plans to connect its downtown core with the tourist-heavy Navy Pier, river walk, and lakefront districts via a line of Chicago Skyline aerial cable cars. The Chicago Skyline project is in its early stages, but […]

  • Virgin Hotels Launches Inaugural “Brilliant” Campaign (Video)

    Virgin Hotels Launches Inaugural “Brilliant” Campaign (Video)

    The Virgin brand is branching out to the hotel industry, and the company’s new ad campaign for the Virgin Hotels line has been unveiled. It’s called “Brilliant,” and the campaign’s first two-minute spot focuses on the difference between old “unbrilliant” hotels and the new “brilliant” Virgin Hotels, which take a typically innovative approach to the […]

  • Nike Air Max Lunar1 “Chicago Marathon” (Photos)

    Nike Air Max Lunar1 “Chicago Marathon” (Photos)

    A new Nike Air Max Lunar1 colorway has arrived from Nike, paying tribute to the Chicago Marathon coming up this Sunday. The colorway, with the straightforward name “Chicago Marathon,” comes in a men’s and women’s version, both of which are full of references to the Chicago Marathon and the city itself. The Nike Air Max […]

  • Reebok Pump Blacktop Battleground “Chicago”

    Reebok Pump Blacktop Battleground “Chicago”

    The Pump Blacktop Battleground is a go-to for Reebok this year, particularly as we get closer to the fall and winter seasons of 2014. The latest colorway of the sneaker to be unveiled is a tribute to Chicago, and (implicitly of course) the basketball team that calls it home. The Reebok Pump Blacktop Battleground “Chicago” […]

  • 9 Regional Foods You Can Order Online

    9 Regional Foods You Can Order Online

    One of the things people often lament about the changing times is that the idea that regional culture is disappearing, as every area of the world gets devoured by a sea of McDonald’s and Starbucks locations. But there’s a flip side to progress: Where you used to have to drive to Chicago to get authentic […]

  • Say “Amen” To The Ghost Burger

    Say “Amen” To The Ghost Burger

    Chicago burger place Kuma’s Corner is known for their bizarrely themed specialty burgers, all of which are named after heavy metal acts. Their latest, The Ghost (named for Swedish band Ghost B.C.), is courting more controversy than most, due to its special ingredients representing the blood and body of Jesus Christ. The Ghost comes topped […]

  • 9 Great Cities For Single Guys

    9 Great Cities For Single Guys

    It’s graduation time. You’ve got the world ahead of you: the career, the partner, the house with the picket fence. But it can tough to know where to even begin in terms of picking a stomping ground. With the economy being what it is, the prospect of moving to a new town and messing things […]

  • Li-Ning Way Of Wade “Chicago” PE Sneaker

    Li-Ning Way Of Wade “Chicago” PE Sneaker

    During last night’s game at the United Center, the Heat’s Dwayne Wade was wearing a pretty interesting PE shoe, considering the fact that he was going up against the Chicago Bulls. It’s the Way of Wade from Li-Ning, in a “Chicago” colorway, celebrating Wade’s return to his hometown. Details on the sneakers include the famous […]

  • adidas D Rose 3.5: New ‘Chi-Town’ Colorway

    adidas D Rose 3.5: New ‘Chi-Town’ Colorway

      From adidas comes a new colorway for the D Rose 3.5, Derrick Rose’s signature sneaker. It’s called, appropriately enough, “Chi-Town,” in honor of Rose and his celebrated hometown. The colorway mimics the city of Chicago’s flag – fitting given Rose’s status as the Chicago Bulls’ hometown hero. There is also a rugged leather upper, […]