Author Archives: chicagolex


Being a Chicago resident I am always looking for things to do in my neighborhood. The Department of Tourism just came out with a booklet on all 75 neighborhoods and all the attractions in them. Take a look!

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This guy and I should start a blog together!

After having a large and semi-comatose lunch, I stumbled on this article because I am trying to avoid doing actual work. This guy and I should start a “You know what really grinds my gears?” blog:

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For anyone who is bored of in-flight safety instructions…

This should make your flight a little more interesting:

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Books on tape…What is their deal??

Since I haven’t had anything bothering me the past few months I thought I would go back to my original musings. You know what grinds my gears?? Books on tape. I mean what is their deal?? You have to spend … Continue reading

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Fall Back

With a little nip in the air it can only mean one thing, fall is here. This time of year most start to dread, because it means winter is just around the corner. It’s dark all the time and everyone … Continue reading

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Fruitcake City

As I was biking to work this morning listening to Van Morrison I saw a clown on stilts walking down Larrabee Street. He didn’t seem to be going anywhere in particular, I guess he just wanted to feel taller than … Continue reading

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Is winter coming early?

Looks like global warming is not on my side because it seems winter is coming early this year. That said, it got me remembering the time I went to Germany for Christmas one year. It was a family trip that … Continue reading

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