| Mar 18, 2010
| 10:25 AM
Bet the House: How I Gambled Over a Grand a Day for 30 Days on Sports, Poker, and Games of Chance chronicles Roeper's wild journey through an exciting, tense month full of highs and lows, all the while telling stories about his lifelong love/hate...
| Mar 1, 2011
| 6:18 PM
Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel will present a $5,000 check to his Twitter impersonator, Dan Sinker (@MayorEmanuel), on Wednesday and the two MayorEmanuel-s will finally meet.
The meeting with take place at 5 p.m. on WLS's Roe Conn Show with Richard Roeper....
| Mar 2, 2011
| 10:22 PM
When the real Rahm Emanuel stepped into the WLS-AM 890 studio late Wednesday afternoon to meet the man who had impersonated him so effectively and humorously on Twitter, the skies didn't open, and no one got sucked into a time vortex.
| Mar 3, 2011
| 6:32 PM
News spread quickly after Dan Sinker, the man behind the wildly popular Twitter account @MayorEmanuel, announced Young Chicago Authors as the charity of his choice to receive a $5,000 donation from Mayor-elect Rahm Emanuel. “The festival director&...
| Sep 7, 2011
| 3:30 PM
In his easygoing, candid and altogether charming autobiography, or, as he calls it, "Life Itself: A Memoir," Roger Ebert fails to mention me: The nights he and I had many drinks on the porch of his house on Dickens Street and elsewhere, the favorable in-...
| Sep 19, 2011
| 11:10 AM
Social Media Week kicked off today in twelve cities around the world and I am thrilled that Chicago is one of them. I am also thrilled to represent WGN as a panelist for two of the sessions. It's been tough trying to keep up with all that's happening in...
| Jul 22, 2011
| 9:56 AM
The advance screening of the latest Harry Potter film benefitted Urban Prep Academies and was a sellout at Imax Navy Pier Theatre. As 450 excited fans poured in, many in costume as wizards, Urban Prep founder Tim King was there in his official capacity as...
| Dec 18, 2008
Abt Electronics - Kotula's - Jamie Foxx - Sebastian Maniscalco - Judge Jeanine Pirro - Bowling Across America - Polo Cafe & Catering - Botanic - Richard Roeper - Dann Gire
Monday, December 15
| Aug 15, 2008
| 5:27 PM
This weekend, when Roger Ebert severs ties with the nationally syndicated movie review show that had been his broadcast pulpit for most of its 33 years, when jumpy Richard Roeper (who replaced lanky Gene Siskel in 2000) bids adieu to the sacred cultural...
| Jul 23, 2008
"At the Movies," the syndicated series that introduced the TV-watching masses to passionate on-air debates about film, is about to get a major face-lift.
Disney Domestic Television announced Tuesday that critic Roger Ebert -- who's been off the show...
| Jan 9, 2007
Los Angeles, CA January 9, 2007 With the Golden Globes less than a week away, The Envelope, the entertainment awards insider from the Los Angeles Times, has unveiled its Golden Globe film forecast Buzzmeter panel results at TheEnvelope.com.