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Five-and-a-Half Reasons the Cubs Are Better Off as Losers

Jack Stahlmann | Posted 10.15.2016 | Sports
Jack Stahlmann

I used to live in the shadow of Wrigley Field and absolutely love the town, the neighborhood and the fans. I consider myself a casual fan, until the calendar hits October. At which point, I become a fan of whoever the Cubs are playing. Why, you ask? Here are my five-and-a-half reasons.

How Much Chicago Food Can Chicago Corruption Buy?

Reboot Illinois | Posted 11.17.2013 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

What will $500 million buy you, in terms of orders of some great Chicago foods?

Cubs Fans, Goat Aiming To 'Crack The Curse' Arrive In Chicago

Posted 05.29.2012 | Chicago

While skeptics may point to homeruns by Ian Stewart, Darwin Barney and Starlin Castro to explain the Chicago Cubs' victory over the San Diego Padres a...

Cubs Fans Hike From Mesa To Wrigley To Raise Cancer Funds

Posted 02.27.2012 | Chicago

A group of six hikers -- plus a billy goat named Wrigley -- on Saturday began a hike from the Chicago Cubs' Hohokam Park spring training grounds in Me...

When the Vows Break: Are Oscar-Winning Actresses Destined for Divorce?

Steve Lake | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Steve Lake

Between 1936 and 2010, Best Actress winners were 63 percent more likely to get divorced than non-winners.

Priest: Cubs Chairman Threw Me Under The Bus Over Playoff Loss

Chicago Tribune | Paul Sullivan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

Rev. James L. Greanias, the Greek Orthodox priest brought in to Wrigley Field to remove a curse before Game 1 of last year's playoffs, has accused Cub...