Sun 3/25 – Occupy the Bike Lane

Occupy Chicago To kick off training for the Chicago Spring, Occupy Chicago invites everyone to grab their wheels and meet up at Jackson & LaSalle at 7pm this Sunday, March 25, to Occupy the Bike Lane! “The warm weather hit early, so we’re training for long days of marching and riding during the Chicago Spring,”…

Before Watchmen at C2E2!

Lance Fensterman C2E2What’s poppin’ Windy City? After another week of epic C2E2 announcements, I find it only fitting to bring in your weekend with just a few more details on this pop culture party. We’re all set to bring the house down in exactly 3 weeks from today and we’ve still got a lot more…

ICA to Accept 40 Interns for Accelerate 77

ICA The Institute of Cultural Affairs in the U.S.A. (ICA) has announced that it will be accepting up to 40 interns during Summer 2012 to support the “Accelerating Green Initiatives in Chicago’s 77 Community Areas” (Accelerate 77) project and the “Sharing Approaches That Work” (SATW) Conference on September 15, 2012. “Anticipating 40 new interns is…

Tommy Wiseau! The Kid With A Bike! Easter at the Music Box!

Music Box Theatre Happy Thursday, Music Boxers! Bummed you missed your chance to see Tommy Wiseau at the Music Box? Don’t fret! We added a third show of THE ROOM on Sunday at 10:00pm! Buy your tickets here! Opening tomorrow is the Dardenne Brother’s critically acclaimed, Cannes Grand Prix winner THE KID WITH A BIKE.…

March 30, 2012: The National Occupation of Washington, DC

Occupy the Midwest We the people from across the country will begin to gather for an American Spring in Washington, DC; NOWDC on March 30, 2012. We join together to peacefully actualize government of the people, for the people and by the people. We oppose: The corruption of both parties in conducting U.S. domestic and…

Gene Ha signing this weekend, Tim Seeley next Wednesday

Graham Crackers Comics HERO INITIATIVE MEMBERSHIP DRIVE this SATURDAY! JUSTICE LEAGUE #7 came out yesterday, was the highest selling comic of the week and it’s artist GENE HA, will be joining us on SATURDAY to encourage people to join the HERO INITIATIVE! Not familiar with the organization? Here’s a recent letter written by long time comic…

Primary Vote Turnout Low With Little Excitement

Kaitlyn MattsonWCB Politics Writer The Illinois primary on Tuesday saw Mitt Romney in the winner’s circle with 430,744 votes. But the results may have either little or large effects on the Republican presidential nomination as a whole. However, it is still too early to tell whether the Illinois primary had any effect. Jim Allen, the…

Walking Dead’s Steven Yeun coming to C2E2!

Lance Fensterman C2E2Sup Chicago! Anyone else on a zombie-high after watching the Season 2 finale of The Walking Dead this past weekend? Personally, I’ve found myself looking over my shoulder or out of my office door waiting for the next walker to jump out. In reality, it’s just a fellow ReedPOP co-worker looking for some…

Fan Groups To Attend Toronto Comic Con

Wizard World NEW YORK – Cosplay groups supporting their favorite movie and TV franchises, podcasts and radio shows, comics events and roller derby athletes are among the more than 20 organizations scheduled to attend Wizard World Toronto Comic Con, April 14-15 at Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC). The appearance of fan-friendly groups like the 501st…