5 Things To Know This AM — Jul 06 2012

Adorable alert! This is about the most precious baby shower idea we've seen, ever. Take note if you have friends with buns in the oven. (Great Dates In The City)
How perfectly simple is this neutral outfit from Mark Shale? We're digging it for new picnic attire. (Mark Shale)
This week, the Beer Institute announced that Chicagoans' consumption of beer is down — in honor of the demotion, this nightlife writer defends being a lightweight. (Redeye)
Calling all Monopoly lovers! A group of (anonymous) street artists has transformed the city's streets into a life-size version of the classic game. (Boing Boing)
Have you been pick-pocketed on the El before? Chances are you have this guy to thank for your losses. (Chicago Tribune)
Photo: Via Great Dates In The City

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