Gaper's Block writer Dyan Flores takes issue with the New York Times' look into vegetarianism in the Midwest; "Meatless in the Midwest: A Tale of Survival" was written and published last week by heir to the throne A.G.
The New York-based sketch team Team Submarine (made up of Nate Fernald and Steve O'Brien) might live in the Big Apple now, but they met in Chicago. They take it back to your youth, playing games like "Guess which one of us is Jewish?" and the more traditional Truth or Dare.
The War in Iraq might be over, but those who have returned from it are haunted by its memories. So argues performance legend Lisa Buscani, who weaves a tale from the perspective of Benjamin Colton Barnes, an Iraq War Veteran.