5 Things To Know This AM — May 25 2012

We are in absolute DIY heaven over this adorable gingham canvas tote. This crafty blogger may single-handedly bring back gingham. (Wanderlustings)
Here's one phenomenal reason to stick around town this holiday weekend: Bob Saget will sing the national anthem at a Sox game. (Redeye Chicago)
In today's "art we don't get," the band Summer Girlfriends' new video for Shockwave displays a death by popsicle (yes, popsicle). (Huffington Post)
Craving a burger for lunch? You might want to read this chart first — it illustrates how America's waistlines have grown with the average size of the juicy sandwich. (Chicagoist)
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Check out this ultimate staycation guide: Where to get your grub on and get your shop on in the West Loop. (Chicago Magazine)
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