| Apr 15, 2014
| 4:30 PM
You don't have to go back very far in Variety's history to discover that its film critics once had a very different job description -- one that involved reviewing not just mainstream theatrical releases, but also pornography like "Deep Throat" and "The...
| Apr 16, 2014
| 8:00 PM
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This week's TV Movies
30 for 30 The late '80s-early '90s heyday...
| Feb 20, 2014
| 6:30 AM
A couple new to Florida penned a letter to Dear Abby asking her for advice on how to deal with the two gay couples in their neighborhood and what Abby delivered was a reality check for the close-minded pair.
The woman writing the letter wrote that she...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
While you were sleeping -- or having wild, passionate sex -- publishing history was being made. This week, a trilogy of "mommy porn" hit the $20 million sales mark in the United States, surpassing records set by both "The Da Vinci Code" and "Harry Potter....
| Dec 31, 2013
Half your kid's gifts are untouched. Should you suggest donating a few?
From our panel of staff contributors
I think the more practical thing to do is to suggest donating used things that the child has outgrown or doesn't use...
| Dec 2, 2013
| 9:19 AM
TribNation Holiday Book Fair
at Open Books on Monday, December 9th
Chicago Tribune and Agate Publishing have released six books in recent weeks featuring some of the Tribune's most popular writers, weekly features and historic photos.
At this free...
| Jan 17, 2014
Jon Anderson, an unflappable Canadian with a shock of white hair, a patrician demeanor and a cheerful facility in French, quickly stood out in 1970s-era Chicago newsrooms marked by chain-smoking reporters, clacking typewriters, hurled invectives and...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 12:21 PM
Dear Miss Manners: When my husband and I were invited to a friend's dinner party, I replied that I did not think we could arrive in time for dinner, due to a work commitment with a specific end time, but that we could arrive after dinner if that would...
| Feb 4, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Look no further than Amy Webb's short-lived romance with a bass player for evidence of the emotional stakes surrounding that very first "I love you."
"I'd gone to see him perform, and after his first set ended, he came over and told me I was the love of...
| Feb 17, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Dear Miss Manners: My Facebook friends have wonderful lives, and I am glad for them.
They have the best boyfriend/girlfriend/husband/wife. ("Yeah, be jealous," demands one young lady about the man in her life.) Their sons and daughters win academic...
| Dec 15, 2013
| 2:30 AM
Q. The advice in your column often seems geared to avoid making other people uncomfortable. My job is hard enough without having to walk on eggshells about other people's feelings. Since the tools you teach seem to be tricky to learn and take time, how...