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CANstruction for Greater Chicago Food Depository

For years I have been a judge at a really unique mash up of uber creative architecture & philanthropy called "canstruction!" competing teams led by great chicago architects & designers build...
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my asian pacific american heritage awards belong to you

(((Updated May 18th : Here's a pic of me and Governor Pat Quinn and Illinois State Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias from the Asian Pacific American Heritage month celebration at Sunda last night.  I also just...
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Nightwalk 2010 Chicago School of the Art Institute

If you haven’t been to the Modern Wing at The Art Institute of Chicago, here’s an excellent opportunity to do so while taking in cutting-edge fashion at “nightwalk 2010!”  This late night fashion...
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Man & Woman of the Year!

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society has come up with one of the most amazing fundraising concepts I’ve heard about in a long time! It’s called “Man and Woman of the Year” and this is how it goes….....
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My Role on "Nightmare on Elm Street"

If you remember from my video on set of “sin bin” the movie that just filmed here in chicago (btw, great wrap party this wknd at rockit Wrigley cast & crew!), I love playing a small role when tv...
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"Story From A New Friend"

Last night changed my life. I visited an event that caught my attention simply because of its name “story from a new friend.”  when I walked in, someone said the event moved up two month because due to...
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Common Movie Premiere Party for "Just Wright"

Thanks to whoever snapped this pic of me & common last night and tweeted it out! this is us walking into his premiere party for his new movie "just wright" (click here for trailer) w/queen latifa (who I...
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My Cameo on "The Hills" because of "Chicago!"

Soooooo random I know! everyone hit me on facebook & twitter (some w/screen shots like above) like crazy when they saw me on "the hills" season premiere last night... many asked how that happened... and...
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Chicago Based Intelligentsia Coffee Wins Again!

If follow me on twitter, you saw I was doing one of my fav Sunday things to do yesterday, sitting at the bar at rockit pigging out, drinking coffee & reading the Sunday papers!  One story I found in...
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World Malaria Day in Chicago

First of all- check this quick video made by 4th & 5th graders in Kyoto, Japan- about the horrible malaria problem in Africa they are trying to help- a fight that we here in chicago will be supporting...