Archives for: "May 2011"

May 31st, 2011
Lars Lindstrom: How was the game? Gus: The cheese inspectors beat the crap out of us. more »

Carte Blanche

May 30th, 2011
Carte Blanche by Jeffery Deaver Fresh from Afghanistan, James Bond has been recruited to a new agency. Conceived in the post-9/11 world, it operates independent of Five, Six and the MoD, its very existence deniable. Its aim: to protect the Realm, by… more »

Monorail Track Reflection

May 27th, 2011

May 26th, 2011
People have an annoying habit of remembering things they shouldn't. Eragon by Christopher Paolini more »

City of Ember

May 25th, 2011
Bill Murray, Tim Robbins and Saoirse Ronan star in this heart-thumping, edge-of-your-seat adventure that comes to light in this exhilarating family film based on the best-selling novel by Jeanne Duprau. For centuries, the residents of the undergrou… more »

May 24th, 2011
Nick Naylor: You know the guy who can pick up any girl? I'm him. On crack. more »

Weber Grill Restaurant - Chicago, IL

May 23rd, 2011
Backyard grilling and smoking from the people who make backyard grills and smokers. This sounds like a winning concept. We even sat at the bar looking in on the "open kitchen," A/K/A the giant charcoal grills. Being one who loves me some backyard bbq,… more »

Fountain at Rubicon

May 20th, 2011

Texas de Brazil - Chicago, IL

May 19th, 2011
Texas de Brazil is a Churrascuria, or Brazilian steakhouse. This is more of a concept restaurant, and that concept is meat. The servers, or Gauchos, swarm over the dining floor delivering freshly cut slices of heaven slow roasted beef, pork, lamb and… more »

The Drop

May 18th, 2011
The Drop by Michael Connelly Harry Bosch has been given three years before he must retire from the LAPD, and he wants cases more fiercely than ever. In one morning, he gets two. DNA from a 1989 rape and murder matches a 29-year-old convicted rapis… more »