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10 Spots To Satisfy Your BBQ Craving This Summer

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    Talk about a no-brainer: There's no better way to celebrate summer than with a big ol' plate of delicious 'cue, whether it's spicy brisket, dry-rub chicken or baby-back ribs with a side of grits.

    Oddly, given our city's prodigious appetite for hearty eats, the barbecue scene was long regarded as a bit lacking. But, when the revolution came, it hit fast and hard, and there are now far more places to enjoy world-class barbecue in the city than even just a few years ago. So, sit down and bib-up as we take a tour of some of Chicago's most delicious new and classic barbecue destinations. Wet-Naps not included.

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5 Holiday Trips & What To Pack For Each

In these last few weeks of 2014, our minds and bodies have been put to the test. We’ve pulled all-nighters completing work projects, studying for finals, and shopping — aggressively. Now that everything is (almost) said and done, we’re prepping for some much-needed time offline. For you, maybe that’s coming in the read