So my friend Ian, a Six Flags Great America disciple, spotted this in the vast universe that is the theme park's parking lot. A T-Rex eating the Christian Fish symbol? Hmm. Well, you could interpret it as someone saying that evolutionary theory trumps creationism. Or else — well, dinosaurs get hungry too, you know? And in Christianity, Jesus and God and the Holy Spirit (known as the Trinity) … [Read more...] about Evolution Vs Creation Debate, Courtesy Of A T-Rex And Christian Fish
The added comma makes this much more of a request than a demand, doesn't it? Saw this on a Metra train on the way to Geneva, IL. Okay, Metra sign, I won't smoke — since you asked so nicely. … [Read more...] about Oh, Comma, You Make Things So Nice
And no, "penis" isn't spelled wrong somewhere. (I had a friend once who was convinced that it was spelled "penus," and to this day I think that's a more palatable formation of the word. I'm going to go draft an open letter to Webster's now, excuse me.) I spotted this March 1980 copy of Playgirl at the best book/music store in Chicago — Shake Rattle and Read in Uptown (RIP). … [Read more...] about Let’s Play “Find the Grammatical Error”
So I kept saying I was going to "Comic Con" in Chicago, when a comic-convention nerd friend of mine says: "You mean Wizard World?" I've heard it called both, so I figured it's like when people interchange Comiskey Park and Sox Park — oops I mean U.S. Cellular Mitosis Field. Maybe the Wizard of Oz would have the answer? But for any related blog posts I'm going to bow to the usage of "Wizard … [Read more...] about So It’s Called Wizard World? Or Comic-Con? Con-Artist World…Con? Who Cares, I Met Anthony Michael Hall.
There are a ton of things going on in Chicago today as Oscar Arriola will tell you on his awesome Fotoflow blog (custom low-riders show in Pilsen!), but I'm just going to do a quick post here about a show in Logan Square that will feature a ton of rad rave flyers from 1992 to 2001 — "Eternity: The Rave and Club Flyer Collection of Bridgette Buckley" is from 5-9pm at The Storefront, 2606 N … [Read more...] about I’m Going to Rave About This Rave Flyer Show