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Dispatches from Fisherman's Wharf

David Sartoris performs comedy in Chicago with great frequency, especially at Ten at the Store. He hosts Vault Comedy on Mondays at The Bedford.


American Bocce Strategy: Tricks Tips & Nips vol. 3 — What's Your Order

Now that I have you thinking more critically about the way you throw a bocce ball, it is time to address when you throw the ball. 490 more words


Happy Birthday Matt

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I realize now that a number of photos were not being displayed. This was due to high privacy settings applied to the photos. 165 more words


Late Fall Playoff Recap

contributions from Alex Gara, Alicia Harvey and Matt David

Back-to-back champions in both leagues makes it tempting to think that the Sunday Night Eataly Bocce League and Monday Night Chop League were chalk from start to finish. 1,542 more words


Allanabytes Bocce Blog: The Introduction

I first met Alicia Harvey while we were both hostessing at Quartino. Little did I know then, as a reserved and eager 23 year old, what began as a friendship blossomed into so much more. 724 more words


American Bocce Strategy: Tricks Tips & Nips vol. 2 — Know Your Roll

We need to talk about your roll here. Putting a bocce ball into play is the most basic skill in the game. Pick up bocce ball, toss bocce ball, watch bocce ball either do what you intended or do something else. 802 more words


The Perils of Building Parks on Forgotten Land

This originally ran in Lumpen issue #125, the Placemakers and Takers issue.

Chicago has a long, deep memory of itself, with a running documentary and mythmaking machine inside every Chicagoan. 2,249 more words