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Hockey 101: For Ladies

Until four weeks ago, I was convinced no one still liked hockey except my ex, “Boston Bill,” and Canada (in this case, Michigan is considered part of Canada). But ladies be gettin’ hockey fever! WHY? The playoffs last longer than the regular [more]

June 11, 2013 By: Nikki Pierce, Comedy, Words
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7 Epic (Non-) Game of Thrones Spoilers

If there is one thing I learned after last week’s Game of Thrones‘ epic-sode “The Rains of Castamere,” it’s that PEOPLE LOVE SPOILERS!  So, just in case you want some dirt on what happened in last night’s finale so you can [more]

June 10, 2013 By: Kristina Felske, Comedy, Words
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Why We Should Have Seen the NSA Scandal Coming Since ’96

  For those of you shocked to learn that the government was accessing our personal cell phone information, here’s another shocker: Fire is fucking hot.  If you are too young to remember when cell phones first came out, get laid [more]

June 10, 2013 By: Ed Furman, Comedy, Words
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How to Dress For A Party – Modern Women Episode 5

Being a lady is complicated. Take a lesson from Chelsea and Emily as they navigate life as modern women. [more]

June 10, 2013 Comedy, Modern Women, Popular, Series, Video
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5 Things Amanda Bynes Thinks Are Pretty

  Make no mistake: Amanda Bynes thinks you’re ugly. In fact, she thinks just about everyone is ugly: Rihanna, Courtney Love, the cop who arrested her, her father, Lance Bass, RuPaul… hell, she even thinks she’s ugly, what with all [more]

June 6, 2013 Comedy, Words
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5 Superfoods to Get You Super-Buzzed

The Food and Drug Administration announced they’ll be investigating the potential health risks involved with the use of added caffeine in food products. Isn’t that nuts? I mean, isn’t that totally insane? As a man who is constantly on the [more]

June 5, 2013 By: Daniel Strauss, Comedy, Words
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10 Second City Folks Who Are Totally Crushing It

    With the recent departure of several Saturday Night Live veteran cast members, Rolling Stone released a list of 10 comedians that should be on Lorne Michaels’ short list for potential new hires. It’s no surprise that the majority of the spots were awarded to men [more]

June 4, 2013 By: Katie Rich, Comedy
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Superman and Lois Lane In Therapy – Shrinkage Episode 5

Dating a superhero would be hard, let alone the leader, Superman himself. So Lois Lane and Superman find themselves in therapy, working through his issues not hearing her, her spending time with Jimmy Olsen, and their mutual needs in the [more]

June 3, 2013 Comedy, Popular, Series, Shrinkage, Video
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“Sorbet King” Second City Shorts Winner 5/13

Each month Second City hosts a short film festival where contestants are challenged to create a video based on a suggestion from the previous month’s event. This month’s suggestion was: Your video must use the phrase “I Gotta Get Me [more]

May 30, 2013 Comedy, Series, Shorts, Video
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The Girls’ (Realistic) Guide to Summer

Go grab a gal pal (or twelve!) and get to girling around this summer with our handy-dandy guide! JUNE Sat 01 Learn what shape your face is so you can purchase appropriate sunglasses to lose. Sun 02 Wrestle with whether [more]

May 30, 2013 By: Andel Sudik, Comedy, Words