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The Navy Pier haunted house is sinking — By Zach LongPosted: Friday October 31 2014, 4:13 pm Things are looking pretty frightening at Navy Pier this afternoon, where the barge that holds The Fear Haunted House looks like it's starting to sink, thanks to powerful winds that are creating waves on Lake Michigan.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @howdymarisa: dressed up as Eastland Disaster: The Ride for Halloween MT @TimeOutChicago Navy Pier haunted house is sinking.

Time Out Love New York Awards: Vote for your favorite local places — Vote now for your favorite restaurants, bars, music venues, stores and more in NYC and we'll give them the recognition they deserve We already...

Christmas plays and holiday theater in Chicago — It's that time of year when multitudinous, mostly heartwarming variations on Scrooge, Rudolph and other familiar holiday faces fill the city's stages. Take a break from shopping the holiday markets, perusing the Christmas window displays or give your ankles a rest from ice skating with these perennial holiday favorites and new Christmas plays.
Oct 31, 2014

It's Halloween today, sure, but the snow outside says it's time to plan your holiday theatergoing:

LA architecture experts pick the city's most beautiful buildings — We asked professors, architects and historians, from Michael Maltzan to Eli Broad, to name their top Los Angeles buildings
Oct 31, 2014

RT @sciarcnews: @timeoutla invites LA’s architecture experts to pick the city’s most beautiful buildings @EOM_Architects @sciarc

Halloween events for kids in NYC — Halloween is the highlight of the year for kids, and this year there's so much to do throughout the city, it's scary. Our round-up of the 50 best Halloween events in NYC for kids in 2014 has fun ideas for the whole family, including trick-or-treating activities, kid-friendly haunted houses and lively Halloween parades.
Oct 31, 2014

RT @TimeOutNewYork: Halloween is the best day to be a kid. Check out all the fun, family-friendly things to do, from @timeoutkids:

Time Out New York — The Real Thing. American Airlines Theatre (see Broadway). By Tom Stoppard. Directed by Sam Gold. With Ewan McGregor, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Cynthia Nixon, Josh Hamilton. Running time: 2hrs 15mins. One intermission. The Real Thing: In brief Fidelity, love, fiction, passion, authenticity-these are just a few of the juicy issues running around Tom Stoppard's masterful 1982 marital drama.

50 best cheap eats and affordable dishes in NYC — There's never been a better time to eat on the cheap, New York! Discover how to feast like a high roller for 15 bucks or less with our list of the 50 best cheap eats in NYC, ranked.
Oct 30, 2014

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Oct 30, 2014

The behemoth otherwise known as the 50 best cheap eat joints in NYC is here! Big up @christinalizzo & @rheannabellomo…

Time Out Love Los Angeles Awards: Vote for your favorite local places — Vote now for the best restaurants, museums, festivals and more in Los Angeles and we'll give them the recognition they deserve.
Oct 30, 2014

Any strip club called "Jumbo's Clown Room" is getting my vote. RT Vote in the @TimeOutLA Awards!…#TOloveLA

Check out these new running shoes inspired by the NYC Marathon — By Kevin AehPosted: Thursday October 30 2014, 2:52 pm If you're one of the thousands of runners taking part in this weekend's NYC Marathon, all your training has surely done a number on your shoes, right? We say you should prep for that 26.2 mile, five borough run with a new pair of kicks (and a big bowl of pasta, of course).

London pubs we love — London's pubs are so much more than just places to drink, they're the heart and soul of this city. Eight Londoners explain why there's nowhere on earth like their favourite London pub

Lips Together, Teeth Apart — Lips Together, Teeth Apart. Second Stage Theatre (Off Broadway). By Terrence McNally. Directed by Peter DuBois. With ensemble cast. Running time: 2hrs 35mins. Two intermissions. Lips Together, Teeth Apart: In brief Two tense straight couples spend the Fourth of July amid the gay revelers of AIDS-era Fire Island in a revival of Terrence McNally's 1991 play.
Oct 29, 2014

This just up! My review of Terrence McNally's LIPS TOGETHER, TEETH APART at Second Stage. It's not a positive review:

Time Out Love Chicago Awards: Vote for your favorite local places — Vote now for your favorite restaurants, bars, music venues, stores and more in Chicago and we'll give them the recognition they deserve.

Steven Pasquale to star in Lyric Opera's Carousel — Lyric Opera of Chicago has found its leading man for next spring's production of Carousel. Steven Pasquale will star as Billy Bigelow in the Rodgers and Hammerstein...
Oct 29, 2014

Steven Pasquale (@StevePasquale) will star as Billy Bigelow in the @LyricOpera spring production of Carousel.

What Justin Vernon's new music festival means for Pitchfork — By Brent DiCrescenzoPosted: Wednesday October 29 2014, 3:28 pm Justin Vernon, probably better and inappropriately known as Bon Iver, probably even better known as that guy with the beard who won a Best New Artist Grammy, is starting a new music festival.
Oct 29, 2014

So Bon Iver has a new music festival in July—the same weekend as Pitchfork. Will this effect P4K Fest?…

Order kittens on Uber today — In celebration of National Cat Day, Uber will deliver cuddly kittens to your home or office today. For $30, you get 15 minutes of adorable, YouTube-worthy kitten...

'King of the High Wire' Nik Wallenda chats about his upcoming Chicago stunts — By Zach LongPosted: Wednesday October 29 2014, 11:57 am In 2012, high wire artist Nik Wallenda was the first person to walk across a tightrope directly above Niagara Falls. Last year, he walked across a gorge near the Grand Canyon, 1,500 feet above the ground.
Oct 29, 2014

We talked to high-wire artist @NikWallenda ahead of his Chicago skyscraper walk this Sunday.

Letherbee's new Autumnal Gin is here — By Amy CavanaughPosted: Wednesday October 29 2014, 9:03 am Local distillery Letherbee, known for its gin and fernet, released its latest seasonal gin this week. Each year, Letherbee makes a Vernal Gin in the spring and an Autumnal Gin.
Oct 29, 2014

Need. RT @TOCEatOut: @LETHERBEE's new Autumnal Gin is made with roasted hazelnuts, black walnuts & cocoa nibs.