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  • Legendary Comedian Gallagher’s Epic Meltdown!

    Now that you watched the clip, let me explain why 2, 5 and 7 matters in Gallagher’s set up to my joke. “I’ve got two calls to make, five on hold and seven lines blinking.” The punchline is “And a partridge in a pear tree.” If he just said, “I have several calls to make, five on hold and several other things to do” – that would not connect with the “12 Days of Christmas” tie-in to the joke. I’ll […]

  • WGN Morning News Very Own Superfans Perform a Song for Bears Legend Kevin Butler!

    When our very own WGN Morning News singing Superfans heard that Chicago Bears legend Kevin Butler was going to be on the show, they almost had a heart attack and choked on their Italian beef sandwiches. Once they changed their zubaz shorts, they went straight to work on writing a parody song in Kevin’s honor.  They came up with a spoof of a Dean Martin hit song to serenade him.  Hopefully, the Super Bowl champ won’t kick them thru the […]

  • Magician Tim Balster Makes an Elephant Appear and MORE!

    Showmen’s Rest Commemorative Memorial Service May 17, 2018    1:00 pm www. Showmensleague.org The Showmen’s League of America was founded was founded in 1913, by a group of outdoor showmen.  It’s a community of show people dedicated to service and fellowship. 100 years ago we established the “Showmen’s rest” in the Woodlawn Cemetery.  On June 22nd 1918 The Hegenbeck Wallace Circus train had a horrific wreck that claimed the lives of 86 show folks. The Showmen’s League sprang into action and […]

  • Summertime is Near…Ravinia Festival Tickets Are On Sale Now!

          Ravinia®, North America’S Oldest Music Festival, Stands Today As Its Most Musically Diverse, Presenting Over 140 Different Events Throughout The Summer. These Concerts Run The Gamut From Yo-Yo Ma To John Legend To The Annual Summer Residency Of The Nation’S Finest Orchestra, The Chicago Symphony Orchestra. The 36-Acre Park Is Nestled In A Gently Wooded Area That Makes It An Enchanting Place To Experience Music. Guests Can Bring Their Own Picnics Or Eat At One Of The Park Restaurants. […]

  • May the Fourth Be With You Gameshow with World of the Weird Monster Show!

    The World of the Weird Monster Show facebook.com/wowmonstershow “The World of the Weird Monster Show is a sketch comedy/horror host TV show airing on Friday nights at 11pm on Comcast Cable in Chicagoland since 2004.”

  • Comedian April Macie Talks About Getting Fired and Getting Married!

    April Macie Zanies – Chicago Tonight thru Sunday zanies.com April Macie travels the world collecting stories and experiences, which she then translates into humorous, relatable tales in front of audiences worldwide. April has been to over 23 countries, 12 of those performing stand-up comedy (not fellatio) for the troops, was a finalist on NBC’s Last Comic Standing in 2006, has appeared on E! Entertainment, Fuel TV, HSN, Sirius and XM Radio, Bob & Tom, Access Hollywood, and was labeled an […]

  • Check Out “Some Enchanted Evening” From Drury Lane Theatre’s “South Pacific”

    South Pacific Through June 17 Drury Lane Theatre Oakbrook Terrace www.drurylane.com More timely than ever, this Rodgers & Hammerstein landmark musical proves that even the backdrop of a tropical paradise cannot shelter its residents from the prejudices of World War II. South Pacific is the winner of the 1950 Pulitzer Prize for Drama and ten Tony Awards, including Best Musical.

  • It’s Time to Play True or False with…Rainn Wilson!

    The Doppelgänger Now Through June 2 steppenwolf.org Steppenwolf Theatre Company presents the highly anticipated world premiere comedy, The Doppelgänger (an international farce) written by Chicagoland native Matthew-Lee Erlbach (Showtime’s Masters of Sex, Off-Broadway’s Handbook for an American Revolutionary). Directed by ensemble member Tina Landau (SpongeBob Squarepants: The Broadway Musical), this hilarious farce features an 11-member cast led by actor and comedian Rainn Wilson. In the dangerous back channels of international resource politics, a wealthy British businessman suffers an untimely accident just […]

  • Star of USA’s “Colony” Sarah Wayne Callies on What Some Critics Call “the Most Relevant Show on TV”

    USA’s “Colony” Season 3 Premieres on Wed, May 2nd Sarah can currently be seen starring on USA’s critically acclaimed drama series “Colony,” opposite Josh Holloway.  Sarah shines as Katie Bowman, a woman navigating dangerous ethical decisions to protect her family in occupied Los Angeles. “Colony” was created by Carlton Cuse (“LOST”) and Ryan Condal (“Hercules”). Sarah may be best known internationally from starring as Lori Grimes, Rick Grimes’ (Andrew Lincoln) wife on the record-breaking series “The Walking Dead.” As one […]

  • MUST WATCH VIDEO: Walking Dead’s Ross Marquand’s Celebrity Impressions!

    I am a huge fan of “The Walking Dead” and an even bigger fan of people that can do celebrity impressions.  It’s an incredible talent, especially when someone can impersonate someone that isn’t done by every impersonator out there. Well, Ross Marquand is one of the few that nails some that I have never heard anyone else do, including Brad Pitt, Harrison Ford, John C. Reilly and more. What I would also like to point out is how darn friendly […]