I was born and raised in Chicago and I’m the prototypical radio guy. From a young age, I would walk around with a tape recorder making radio as an amateur. Not much has changed since then. I did somehow manage to get married and have three kids. While I’m still a radio amateur, I have excelled at being a dad and husband. I’m a big fan of sports, movies, comics, TV and pop culture in general.
Did You Know One of America’s Most Ugly Buildings is in Illinois?
I'm sure you've heard the sayings regarding beauty like it's only "skin deep" and in the "eye of the beholder," right?
Hold on a Sec, Illinois’ ‘Best Pizza Place’ Doesn’t Actually Make Pizza?
Let me get this out of the way like, right away: I absolutely love this place but I have never considered it a pizza joint.
That’s the Spirit! Two of America’s Drunkest Cities are in Wisconsin
I have always heard that when there isn't much to do people tend to just drink to make up for the boredom.
Wisconsin-Based Burger Chain Making One of the US’ Best Reubens
A burger chain that continues to gain acclaim outside of the Midwest customer after satisfied customer is getting some recognition for a sandwich I don't really consider when hitting this place up.
One of the World’s Most ‘Spooky Towns’ is in Illinois
Are you looking to get your fright on this Halloween season? If so, you won't have to go too far to accomplish that goal.
Horror Movie Marathon Set for This Weekend at Popular Illinois Drive-In
If you have the time, money, patience, and ability to sit through some of the most popular horror movies of all time you're gonna love what's happening this weekend.
One of America’s ‘Most Outrageous Sandwiches’ is Made in Illinois
Why eat something boring when you can order something truly outrageous?
America’s Best Fast-Food Fries Are in Illinois But It’ll Cost Ya
My first thought when I see national lists that talk about food for the entire country I get a little weary.
Illinois’ Best Hot Dog Stand Announced & We’re Low-Key Surprised
There are so many different places in Illinois to get a good-tasting hot dog, it's really tough to name the very best, right?
New Haunted House Hoping to Scare Up Crowds in Suburban Chicago
Just when you thought you've "been there and done that" with just about every haunted house or Halloween-type experience imaginable, this thing pops up out of nowhere.