OK, first:‚ If you haven't heard Duece Poppi's song "My White Friends," you should.
Now:‚ Here at Vocalo, we're all about digging deeper,‚ so Tom put V-Theory on the spot a little bit.‚ She's definitely trying to be nice about it here:
Is Partying With White People Different
The Reader published a great cover story last week about what was really at stake in the Ike Carothers saga.‚ Only thing was, I didn't really understand it.
Jesse Menendez interviewed the Reader's Ben Joravsky, and having listened to the interview, I think I get it.*
For today's Thread we collected "brushes with greatness":‚ the guy who got dissed by Uma Thurman at Rainbo, the woman who went to high school with a future porn star, stuff like that.‚ (Turns out Tubbs crushed on Brian's mom when they were in college.)
In today's Thread, we asked for stories about your. Best. Night. Ever.
And inside, I was kind of bracing myself for a‚ lot of stories that involved getting wasted.
I want to apologize for being so cynical. The first story to come in was this one.
Dennis Frymire told a story yesterday about how he found out his wife was cheating on him.‚ It's great, and you should listen to all nine minutes.
But if you're stuck for time, or need convincing, here's a little taste.
Personal trainer Siddiqu Muhammad thinks our host Luis‚ does.
SNIPPET_Chubby Potential_Luis and Shadiq_-_interview_dw_EDUCATION, Siddiqu (Sha-DEEK) Muhammad is a personal trainer
... and this kid here?‚ Definitely.
Note especially that brownie #2 is ready to go in his other hand.
Brian challenged Alden Loury of The Chicago Reporter to a friendly debate about the Chicago Housing Authority's Plan for Transformation.
His first question: Do you REALLY think it would've been better to have left the projects there?
... or is that couples-therapy prospects?‚ Margolis and Reisman stopped by this morning and managed to encapsulate an entire hour-long fight into 45 seconds.
MUSUGC_We Need to Talk_Margolis and Reisman_-_novelty tune_dw_CULTURE, relationships, bickering, talking over each other