| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
Q. I have tried to use advice you give in this column to help me get more help at work. However, I keep getting feedback that I'm high maintenance. In every job I've had, people seem to like me at first. Then they start avoiding me. I make sure I give...
| 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...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 4:32 PM
A look back and a final farewell to the notable entertainment celebrities who died in 2013. Cosmo Allegretti (b. 1927) (actor) Allegretti was an actor and puppeteer on Captain Kangaroo, working his way up from set painter. He made and voiced puppets,...
| Dec 11, 2013
Dear Amy: My 24-year-old son has come out as "gender queer" and states that he doesn't want to identify as either male or female. He just wants to be himself.
Although he has never shown a desire to wear women's clothes before, he has recently taken...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:30 AM
"Unhung Hero" amusingly details comedian Patrick Moote's quest to find out if size really matters -- and whether it's really possible to enlarge the size of one's junk -- after a public humiliation underlines the insecurity that dwells in his underwear....
| Dec 5, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The It Gets Better Project -- which, since its founding in 2010, has featured more than 50,000 videos with President Obama, Hollywood figures and others assuring LGBT youth of their worth -- is launching a campaign aimed at youth in Russia, where a series...
| Nov 21, 2013
| 1:45 PM
"Real Time With Bill Maher" offers its 11th season finale Friday, and the host welcomes author Dan Savage and actor Wendell Pierce ("The Wire," "Treme").
Savage, a nationally syndicated columnist, is behind the It Gets Better project aimed at helping...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 12:18 PM
Former senator and sweater-vest enthusiast Rick Santorum stopped by "The Colbert Report" on Tuesday night where he and fellow Catholic Stephen Colbert discussed the Republican's foray into wholesome movie-making with "The Christmas Candle" and his plans...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 9:36 AM
Garrison Keillor spoke from the kitchen of his home in New York — he has another residence in St. Paul, Minn. — and said that he could see from his window the high buildings of the city. But his thoughts, he promised, were back in the middle...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:32 AM
Welcome to Hell yeah/Hell no, RedEye's regular column in which we answer your questions about etiquette in Chicago and how to not be an asshole, in general.
*Jessica is not a professional etiquette expert, nor is she that great of a human being, to be...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 5:27 AM
Peggy Thalheimer remembers the first time she went to Maison Marconi's. It was 1973, and she had just moved to Charm City.
"My husband told me he was going to take me to the best restaurant in Baltimore," said Thalheimer, who acknowledged that the...