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Lyon: The Forgotten City And Gastronomical Capital of France

Lyon: The Forgotten City And Gastronomical Capital of France what come to mind when you think of France? Probably the Eiffel Tower, maybe a box full of Macaroons or freshly baked pastries. Perhaps a man with a striped boatneck shirt with a baguette tucked snugly under his arm. When planning …

Why Might There Be No 15th Dalai Lama? Pure Politics.

Last week the Dalai Lama, the religious leader of the Tibetan people, announced that he might not reincarnate, a suggestion that has sparked a flurry of commentary and speculation about the future of the Tibetan independence movement. All of this controversy over whether the Dalai Lama will or won’t reincarnate …

Eric-LaSalle Auto Ship

James Bond and the Erie-LaSalle

Excited James Bond fans from all over the city gathered on Sept. 6th for a once in a lifetime event: the landmark 80th anniversary of Erie-La Salle Auto Body Shop and the 50th anniversary of James Bond.

Time to Stop Worrying About GMOs

Organically grown food is particularly favored over genetically modified foods (GMOs). Indeed, it is hard to find an upscale restaurant or grocery store that does not loudly proclaim its non-GMO status. The organic food movement grows every year. Many people are attracted to its acclaimed health benefits and superior produce …

Joan Rivers

Joan Rivers : A Fashion Authority Who Was Never Afraid to Tell the Truth

To say Joan Rivers is hilarious would be an understatement. The outspoken 81-year old comedienne is most commonly known for being the main host on E!’s Fashion Police.

Lamplight Equestrian Center: A Guiding Light For All Aspiring Riders

About 41 miles West of Chicago nestled in the little town of Wayne lies a world – class sportsman’s paradise: Lamplight Equestrian Center… even Mr. Ed would be jealous!

Homeless pup Gandolph

Beach Party for PAWS Chicago

Congratulations to co – chairs Kim Gleeson, Cheri Lawrence, and Christine Mallul for their outstanding efforts, along with PAWS Founder Paula Fasseas, whose never ending work for the PAWS organization will never be forgotten.

Garth Brooks

A cautionary tale about the pitfalls of bureaucratic incompetence played out in Ireland over the last several days. American country music star Garth Brooks

America’s Most Exclusive Social Clubs

An Introduction to America’s Most Exclusive Social Clubs

Here are three of the most prestigious clubs that are still in business.

Angela Merkel

Angela Merkel: An Unexpected Icon

Since the birth of German democracy at the end of the second World War, no leader has developed so personal a following, due in no small part to Germans’ wariness of personality politics.