5 Things To Know This AM — May 18 2011

The BYOBandits want to have dinner with you. We wish you luck. (BYOBandits)
J.Crew does Chicago right on a recent visit, making us crave a serious stay-cation. (Racked Chicago)
Stephanie Izzard's Dueling Pig dinner is sold out. We can't imagine why. (Eater Chicago)
Your solution to the ticket sell-out. A Chicago blogger live-updated his blog during Oprah's Farewell Spectacular. (Chicago Tribune)
A Chicago purse designer scores a nomination for an InStyle award. It's votin' time, kids. (The Feast Chicago)

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