Mar 312015
Jeep Driver Escapes From Tow Truck

The only thing worse than getting a parking ticket is having your car towed. Now you’re stuck with the bill and you have no car. Tony Marengo is used to seeing cars illegally parked by the Walgreens in his Chicago neighborhood being towed. But he’s never seen a driver successfully escape the clutches of the tow truck! The question is, was the damage to the SUV worth the escape? 


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Jan 052015
Benny The Bull Steals Celtics Fan’s Girlfriend During Kiss Cam

The kiss cam is always a hit. But no one at the stadium, or online, ever expected this outcome. During Saturday’s Bulls-Celtics game, the kiss cam swept around the stadium showcasing adorable couples kissing as per usual. Except for one couple where the obvious Celtics fan boyfriend kept ignoring his girl.

That’s when Benny the Bull came in for the rescue. He dumped her drink on the Celtics fan and literally stole the girl. Naturally, the crowd went wild. Even if it’s an obvious fake, the Internet can’t help but chuckle as well at this instant viral clip. 


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Nov 062014
Shedd Aquarium’s New Otter Pup Is Adorable

Chicago’s Shedd Aquarium has a brand new family member, and the Internet has instantly fallen in love. A five-week-old sea otter was orphaned on a California beach, but thankfully it was rescued and transferred to Shedd. Now, the little pup is getting all the love and attention any puppy could ask for. So precious. 


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Sep 142014
Awesome Fountain In Chicago Leverages laminar flow

Destin of Smarter Every Day was shopping at a mall in Chicago when he stumbled upon an ‘awesome’ fountain by the escalator. At first glance the fountain actually looks like glass tubes, but really it just water that doesn’t break apart because of the fluid dynamics concept of laminar flow. So cool!


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May 192014
Jazz Breaks Out On Chicago Metra Train

After a long day of work, the train is often a loud, bumpy ride home. But what if you got a free show with your train ticket? A cart of riders on the Chicago Metra heading north were lucky enough to have jazz musician Yves Francois perform for them. He was joined by Patrick Reninger on harmonica and performed the jazzy classic St. James Infirmary Blues

This video from last winter by Seachanteyfan has only gone viral now. 


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