5 Things To Know This AM — Feb 17 2012

This "spirit education dinner", a.k.a. learn about booze while eating and drinking, sounds like an okay time to us. (Chicagoist)
Anyone in the mood to laugh for a solid five minutes should watch this video. Anyone who loves Ryan Gosling should also watch this video. (Chicago RedEye)
A different approach to glitter shoes, by Miu Miu of course. Ugh is it time to wear sandals yet? (312style)
How will you celebrate Mardi Gras in Chicago? This guide should make planning a little easier. (Eater Chicago)
Is this the most decadent Valentine's Day you've ever heard of or what? (Style Block)

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