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Downton Abbey vs. Full House

Downton Abbey versus Full House: that is the question. To celebrate the return of The Crawleys ‘n Co. for their highly-anticipated Season 4 premiere this Sunday night, I will do as I do with potential lovers– compare them side by [more]

January 3, 2014 By: Caitlin Costello, Comedy, Words
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I’m A Fan – Chicago Bears

  Watch to find out what it takes to be a true Chicago Bears fan. Starring Barry Hite, Kevin Sciretta and Katie Rich Written by Kevin Sciretta and Barry Hite Directed by Johnny Bruder Produced by Jeph Porter Director of [more]

January 2, 2014 Comedy, I'm A Fan, Series
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Your New Year’s Resolution Is Wrong

  Calm down. I’m not attacking you; mine is, too. We’re all idiots. We’re all chasing something in hopes of what it will bring, and we probably won’t reach either of our goals. This is not a list. I’m not [more]

January 1, 2014 By: Andel Sudik, Comedy, Words
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New Year’s Eve Dos & Don’ts for Single Girls

  If you’re anything like me, you’ve just spent all of Thanksgivukkah and Christmas defending your singledom to your relatives, only to be confronted with New Year’s Eve, the worst holiday for singles. Even worse than Valentines’ Day, New Year’s [more]

December 31, 2013 By: Julie Marchiano, Comedy, Words
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The Second City’s Ultimate New Year’s Eve Pick-Up Lines

New Year’s Eve is nearly here, and we at The Second City want to make sure that each and every one of you get kissed (at the very least) at midnight. Here are our ultimate pick-up lines. You’re welcome. Happy [more]

December 30, 2013 By: Liz Kozak, Comedy, Second City Favorites, Words
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The Worst New Year’s Party Ever

Six types of people you’ll meet this New Year’s Eve. Featuring Chelsea Devantez, Neal Dandade, John Loos, Punam Patel, John Reynolds, John Sabine and LeeLee Directed by Jeph Porter | Cinematography by Corey Powers | Sound Jason Culver Produced and [more]

December 30, 2013 Comedy
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Bears vs. Packers: Timeline of a Rivalry

Tonight marks the 187th game between the Chicago Bears and the Green Bay Packers, and you’re probably wondering, “What’s the big deal?” Well, Casual Monday Night Football fans, here are some of the pivotal moments that stoked the fire of [more]

December 29, 2013 By: Scott Goldstein, Comedy, Words
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What to Expect If You’re a Short Improviser

They say there are no small parts, only small actors, but “they” never tell you what kind of weird shit tiny actors get themselves into. Here’s a few things to expect if you’re among the most versatile of the vertically [more]

December 27, 2013 By: Julie Marchiano, Comedy, Words
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How to React to Your Boyfriend’s Christmas Present

From a young age, we’re taught to smile and say “thank you,” no matter what we open on Christmas morning. If that gift happens to be from your boyfriend, you need a real plan as to what happens after. How [more]

December 24, 2013 By: Alan Linic & Claire Meyer, Comedy, Words
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How to Throw an Orphan Christmas

Let me tell you, there is no place that does Christmas quite like Chicago. But after living here for about 4 years now, I’ve have had to make many a sacrifice for my career– the ultimate one not being able [more]

December 22, 2013 By: Rich Alfonso, Comedy, Words