Year: 2010

Top song of November 2010: All I Want

My most listened-to song of October 2010 is Kate Earl’s “All I Want.” Available on Amazon and iTunes. Her last.fm page says, “Kate’s music has been likened to that of Bjork, Joni Mitchell, and Fiona Apple.”

Save money! Instead of rubber tires, get a bike with iron tires

In these harder times, bicycles with rubber tires are too expensive. Save your pennies and get a bicycle with iron tires. From the National Archives Chicago Facebook Page: Would you get a bicycle without rubber tires to save money? Please like the National Archives Chicago Facebook Page

NBC Chicago can exploit and resell your submitted photos

NBC Chicago has a fun section on their website called “So My City.” They welcome people to “Tell us your moment.” I was about to submit a couple of my photos and stories, until I read their terms of service. You basically give NBC Universal the perpetual and irrevocable, license to copy, alter, reproduce, distribute, …

NBC Chicago can exploit and resell your submitted photos Read More »

Chicago City Hall during Christmas is beautiful

The old marble walls are lit up with alternating green and red lamps. It’s simply majestic. During lunch I walked from the Tribune Tower down to Daley Plaza looking for Christmas things to photograph. The Christkindl Market in Daley Plaza was pleasantly not busy for 3pm on Thursday. However, I wasn’t feeling inspired by anything …

Chicago City Hall during Christmas is beautiful Read More »

What streets have you lived on?

I’m starting a new twitter hashtag named #streetswhereilived Please tweet all the street names of where you have lived. Mine are 114th, Griffin, East, Cornelia, Bell What are all the streets where you have lived?