Where to eat outside this Fall before you're too cold, depressed and stay inside for three f*cking months...

Where to eat outside this Fall before you're too cold, depressed and stay inside for three f*cking months...

Summer... it came, and then it left.  All too soon.  Today marks the first day of fall, or roughly 90 days before we're freezing our asses off.  All the couch potatoes are scratching their heads wondering where the hell June went.

It's happening, folks.  This is real... summer is over and now is the time to get out of the house before we're all curled up in our living rooms eating a bowl of chili and watching every episode of Orange Is the New Black three times.

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Northerly Island: Chicago's Latest Old Transportation Platform Turned Urban Oasis

In 2003, Chicago mayor Richard Daley ordered an excavating crew to demolish Meigs Field Air Strip.  One of the mayor's most notorious demonstrations of power, he claimed it was done to prevent terrorist attacks on the city, though it's widely known he wanted the airport shut down long before that in an effort to create more green spaces along the lakeshore.  Now, 12 years later, that vision has become a reality.

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You can now get drunk at Taco Bell (legally) right here in Chicago.

You can now get drunk at Taco Bell (legally) right here in Chicago.

The nation's first booze-selling Taco Bell opened yesterday in Wicker Park, Chicago's trendy west-side neighborhood.  I stopped by for a couple drinks and food.  When I arrived, it was pretty empty other than a handful of what looked like Taco Bell corporate big whigs.  It was only a matter of minutes though before the place filled up.

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