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14th July 2014

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Not sure that I ever posted what I think is the most serendipitous Dashco ever.

Not sure that I ever posted what I think is the most serendipitous Dashco ever.

Tagged: plus it's two of my tumblr faves

12th July 2014

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Also:

I have come to assume that if your shirt is one color and you collar is another color we are unlikely to be close friends.

Tagged: gentleman at the bar who thought Satellite was a straight jam I am looking at you

12th July 2014

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This just in:

'Satellite' by Dave Matthews Band is exactly as terrible as you remember.

Tagged: aural abortionterrible songs what I heard in this shitty airport bar while watching Tin Cup on mute

10th July 2014

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Dinner Tonight: 

Beer-battered Sea Trout, Pickled Onion, Smoked Gouda Grits. 

The thought here, for both of you who care, was that the pickled onions stand in for the vinegar in the usual fish and chips. And the chips are represented by … shit, man — I’m just trying to get dinner on the table before 10 pm. There are no chips, representational or otherwise. Open a bag of Lay’s or something. Do I have to do EVERYTHING around here? FUCK.

Dinner Tonight:

Beer-battered Sea Trout, Pickled Onion, Smoked Gouda Grits.

The thought here, for both of you who care, was that the pickled onions stand in for the vinegar in the usual fish and chips. And the chips are represented by … shit, man — I’m just trying to get dinner on the table before 10 pm. There are no chips, representational or otherwise. Open a bag of Lay’s or something. Do I have to do EVERYTHING around here? FUCK.

Tagged: foodI caught this fish (and three others) on a six-hour charter making it the most expensive fish by volume in North America

5th July 2014

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I HAVE A SUGAR GLIDER IN MY SHIRT POCKET.

Tagged: not a euphamismhis name is stitch

2nd July 2014

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I bought a very great t-shirt today.

I bought a very great t-shirt today.

Tagged: nobody rides for free

2nd July 2014

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Knowing little about 60s counterculture, I am forced to ask:

When The Zombies asked “What’s your name? Who’s your daddy?” was it as skeevy then as it’d be today?

Tagged: yes right? like 'this has never not been skeevy' right?

1st July 2014

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Kind of forgot about this album for a minute. Lot of post-college flashbacks going on over here. 

Tagged: goodyes good

Source: Spotify

21st June 2014

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I just might get drunk tonight. Burn the nightclub down.

I just might get drunk tonight. Burn the nightclub down.

Tagged: that's most nights reallyold 97s

20th June 2014

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Once more unto the breach.

Once more unto the breach.

15th June 2014

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Dinner Tonight:
Country Fried Steak, Buttermilk Biscuit, Gravy
This pic isn’t up to standards, but it’s been awhile. 

Dinner Tonight:

Country Fried Steak, Buttermilk Biscuit, Gravy

This pic isn’t up to standards, but it’s been awhile. 

Tagged: food

1st June 2014

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ariverisariver:

You sous-ing for me would be an insult to you, dude.  

This isn’t even a little true. Not these days. Regardless, you’re welcome to my toys any time, and I’ve got a line on a really nice pop-up space in Chicago.

ariverisariver:

You sous-ing for me would be an insult to you, dude.  

This isn’t even a little true. Not these days. Regardless, you’re welcome to my toys any time, and I’ve got a line on a really nice pop-up space in Chicago.

23rd May 2014

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Loathe to point out how desperately out of touch I am with the moment, but this happened in my life today, and I’ve never been happier to burn a song out over a 72-hour holiday weekend, 

Tagged: won't listen to it again past wednesady but until then katie-bar-the-doorTakin' all the liquor straight never chase that (never) Rooftop like we bringin' '88 bac

30th April 2014

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"If I wanted smoke blown up my ass, I’d be at home with a pack of cigarettes and a short length of hose."

— The Simpsons really used to have some stuff going on.

29th April 2014

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If you’re fortunate enough to live in a situation where you think, however briefly, that there isn’t a massive pile of horrible, casual racists roaming at large, let me refer you to the Facebook comments on this ESPN story

Tagged: i assume whitesplaining is already a thingif not this is pretty dispositiveyikes