When you’re 14 and you try and hook up with a prostitute, that kind of shit can happen.
Even though it’s been quite some time that Professor Henry “Indiana” Jones would have taught at the University of Chicago, it appears that he’s still getting mail there. What could the package contain? Gold idols? Stolen ancient artifacts? Alien skulls? Not quite, but it’s still a cool find.
A 21 year old Chicago dad perhaps thought he was being clever when he posted a picture on Facebook (below) of his 22 month old daughter bound and gagged with painter’s tape after she hit him. Now, Andre Curry is behind bars for felony domestic battery charges. Who’s gonna get hit now?
On the evening of November 22nd, 1987, in the span of three hours, a hacker or a couple managed to hijack the broadcast signals of WGN-TV and WTTW with a barely intelligible message delivered by a guy in a Max Headroom mask in front of a piece of corrugated tin to mimic the digital background Max Headroom was usually seen in front of.
Prof. John Michael Bailey’s popular Human Sexuality class at Northwestern University has been canceled after he had two volunteers give an optional, after-class demonstration of a power dildo device called the Fucksaw (NSFW) made some people uncomfortable.
The Adler Planetarium in Chicago is undergoing some renovation, the centerpiece being a massive 8000px by 8000px screen in the Grainger Sky Theater. This would give Adler the largest seamless digital screen in the world, and at 8000 by 8000, it’s twice as wide and four times as tall as a traditional movie screen.