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Weekend picks: Circus Spectacular, Shen Yun, Orchid Show

AM Taxi, North by North: 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, Subterranean, 2011 W. North Ave., Chicago. Alternative rock. $10. (773) 278-6600 or subt.net.

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...to rare antiques at the 108th Chicago Auto Show starting this weekend at McCormick Place, 2301 S. Martin Luther King Drive, Chicago. $12; $7 seniors and kids ages 7 to 12; free admission for kids ages...

...Jiri Kylián's "Forgotten Land" starting Wednesday at the Auditorium Theatre at Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Parkway, Chicago. $32-$155. (800) 982-2787 or joffrey.org or auditoriumtheatre.org. 2 and 7...

Bury Me In Lights, Draft Week, Silverside: 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, HVAC Pub, 3530 N. Clark St., Chicago. Punk, alternative. Free. (773) 789-8864 or hvacpub.com.

Textures of Lions, The Threads, The Great Fusilli, Ex Okays: 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, Bottom Lounge, 1375 W. Lake St., Chicago. Indie, progressive rock. $10. (312) 666-6775 or bottomlounge.com.

Andrew Ripp, Swear and Shake, Act As If: 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14, Space, 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston. Singer-songwriter. $15-$25. (847) 492-8860 or evanstonspace.com.

AC/DC: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, United Center, 1901 W. Madison St., Chicago. Rock. $95-$140. Visit ticketmaster.com.

    Weekend picks: Circus Spectacular, Shen Yun, Orchid Show
    See exotic animals, death-defying stunts, amazing feats of balance and more when the Circus Spectacular returns to the Sears Centre Arena, 5333 Prairie Stone Parkway, Hoffman Estates. $18-$46; $16 for kids 12 and younger; $10 for parking. (847) 649-2270 or searscentre.com. 10:30 a.m., 3 and 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb.
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Where to Watch 'The Walking Dead' With Other Zombieheads in Chicago

To celebrate Sunday's premiere of the second half of the show's sixth season, Dead-heads (not those deadheads) can head to Geekbar, 1941 W. North Ave., which will host a ticketed viewing party Sunday evening.

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• Cleo's, a Chicago Fire bar at 1935 W. Chicago Ave., will also change its TVs from international soccer matches to The Walking Dead every Sunday at 8 p.m. 

• And "Dead" fans near Uptown can go to Fat Cat, 4840 N. Broadway, which will also turn down the lights and crank up the volume on every new episode when it airs.

• Elsewehere in Wicker Park, Emporium at 1366 N. Milwaukee Ave. will show the episode on a 20-foot screen while serving "special Valentine & Zombie Cocktails."

• Finally, R. Public House in Rogers Park, 1508 W. Jarvis, will show the episode and serve drink specials, according to its website.

    Where to Watch 'The Walking Dead' With Other Zombieheads in Chicago
    WICKER PARK - The zombie apocalypse may be nigh, but fans of AMC's "The Walking Dead" don't have to ride it out at home. To celebrate Sunday's premiere of the second half of the show's sixth season, Dead-heads ( not those deadheads) can head to Geekbar, 1941 W.
    https://www.dnainfo.com

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Fleet Feet releases runners' list of Chicago's most dangerous intersections

...in Chicago.Some of the intersections are expected, like the six-cornered intersection of Damen, North and Milwaukee in Wicker Park ("Cars never yield to pedestrians, cross walks aren't easy to use...

8. Ashland and Cortland, Wicker Park

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...t easy to use either," one runner writes), or Kedize and Logan in Logan Square.Roosevelt and Union in University Village is ranked as the most dangerous intersection. "Where the crosswalk signal doesn...

...Diversey and Lake Shore, Lincoln Park3. Kedzie and Logan, Logan Square4. Alleyways, all of them5. Elston and Irving Park, Irving Park6. Halsted and Fullerton, Lincoln Park

...Kedzie and Logan, Logan Square4. Alleyways, all of them5. Elston and Irving Park, Irving Park6. Halsted and Fullerton, Lincoln Park

7. Fullerton, Elston and Damen, Bucktown

9. Ardmore and Sheridan, Edgewater

10. LaSalle and Clark, Lincoln Park

11. Sangamon and Jackson, Greektown

Bonus: Waveland and Kenmore, during baseball season

    Fleet Feet releases runners' list of Chicago's most dangerous intersections
    Fleet Feet, the Chicago area running store, polled runners in Chicago through Reddit and Twitter to determine the 12 most dangerous intersections in Chicago. Some of the intersections are expected, like the six-cornered intersection of Damen, North and Milwaukee in Wicker Park ("Cars never yield to pedestrians, cross walks aren't easy to use either," one runner writes), or Kedize and Logan in Logan Square.
    http://abc7chicago.com

  • I Had To Say It Reality does not equal negativity.

    Is it The El or simply L? What are the boundaries of Andersonville (at this point in time anyway)? Is it the Howard Line or the Red Line? Define a gangway.

  • I Had To Say It Reality does not equal negativity.

    Oh, and please list the ingredients of a chocolate milkshake from Wieners Circle and their current price.

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9 Great Things For Single People To Do On Valentine's Day Weekend

Danny’s Tavern is located at 1951 W. Dickens Ave.

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Beauty Bar is located at 1444 W. Chicago Ave.

The Empty Bottle is located at 1035 N. Western Ave.

John Barleycorn is located at 3524 N. Clark St.

The Promontory is located at 5311 S. Lake Park Avenue.

Up Comedy Club is located at 230 W. North Ave.

The Peninsula is located at 108 E. Superior St.

Bub City is located at 435 N. Clark St.

The Seminary Co-Op Bookstore is located at 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.

    9 Great Things For Single People To Do On Valentine's Day Weekend
    Let's get this out of the way now: being single on Valentine's Day sucks. We're not going to pretend it's not depressing when the most you get out of the holiday is an "I love you!" text from your mom.
    http://chicagoist.com

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Weekend picks: BoDeans, Reel Big Fish, Monster Jam

Steady Flow, Digeometric, The Dropper, Prichard Harter, The Funk Crusaders: 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, Double Door, 1572 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chicago. Funk, rock. $12-$22. (773) 489-3160 or doubledoor.com.

AM Taxi, North by North: 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, Subterranean, 2011 W. North Ave., Chicago. Alternative rock. $10. (773) 278-6600 or subt.net.

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...Jiri Kylián's "Forgotten Land" starting Wednesday at the Auditorium Theatre at Roosevelt University, 50 E. Congress Parkway, Chicago. $32-$155. (800) 982-2787 or joffrey.org or auditoriumtheatre.org. 7:30 p...

...alternative rock band Commonweather for a 21-and-older show at Chicago's Cubby Bear, 1059 W. Addison St., Chicago. $5 in advance, $7 at the door. (773) 327-1662 or cubbybear.com. 10...

...to rare antiques at the 108th Chicago Auto Show starting this weekend at McCormick Place, 2301 S. Martin Luther King Drive, Chicago. $12; $7 seniors and kids ages 7 to 12; free admission for kids ages...

Feed Me To Monsters, Kills Again, Fist to the Sky, Fire It Up, Face the Fire: 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 12, Bottom Lounge, 1375 W. Lake St., Chicago. Rock, alternative rock. $10. (312) 666-6775 or bottomlounge.com.

Bury Me In Lights, Draft Week, Silverside: 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, HVAC Pub, 3530 N. Clark St., Chicago. Punk, alternative. Free. (773) 789-8864 or hvacpub.com.

Andrew Ripp, Swear and Shake, Act As If: 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 14, Space, 1245 Chicago Ave., Evanston. Singer-songwriter. $15-$25. (847) 492-8860 or evanstonspace.com.

AC/DC: 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 17, United Center, 1901 W. Madison St., Chicago. Rock. $95-$140. Visit ticketmaster.com.

    Weekend picks: BoDeans, Reel Big Fish, Monster Jam
    If you love rock songs "Closer to Free," "Good Things" and "Fadeaway," then don't miss The BoDeans in concert on Friday at the Arcada Theatre, 105 E. Main St., St. Charles. $39-$99. (630) 962-7000 or oshows.com. 8 p.m. Friday, Feb.
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Mindy Previews Marijuana Edibles, Two More Bow Trusses Coming, More Intel

—Less than two weeks ago, owner Phil Tadros revealed plans for nine new locations of his booming Bow Truss Coffee Roasters local chain, yet he already has leases for two more. Look for the coffee shops to come to 1920 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Bucktown and 4756 N. Clark St. in Andersonville soon.

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—Less than two weeks ago, owner Phil Tadros revealed plans for nine new locations of his booming Bow Truss Coffee Roasters local chain, yet he already has leases for two more. Look for the coffee shops to come to 1920 N. Milwaukee Ave. in Bucktown and 4756 N. Clark St. in Andersonville soon.

—In other shutter news, La Haven Coffee is dunzo at 1240 S. Michigan Ave. in the South Loop, and Sloopin quotes a former employee to shed light on a seemingly messy situation. The coffee shop opened in April 2015.

    Mindy Previews Marijuana Edibles, Two More Bow Trusses Coming, More Intel
    If you're curious about what edibles Mindy Segal is planning to infuse marijuana with, Chicago's sweets queen previewed her upcoming line at the Professional Dispensaries of Illinois' Medical Marijuana Education Expo in suburban Buffalo Grove on Saturday. The Tribune reports that the Hot Chocolate owner chatted about three types of brittles and "little" granola bars made with cannabis-infused honey.
    http://chicago.eater.com

  • Is pot legal in Chicago now? Did I miss something?

  • The SpinDr FGFM Eradication Team

    Professional Dispensaries of Illinois' Medical Marijuana Education Expo
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  • You have to have a medical marijuana card to purchase at the many dispensaries in Illinois. Several in Chicago.

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