Chicago Reader | Issue Archives | Aug 3, 2006
  • Issue of
  • Aug 3-9, 2006
  • Vol. 35, No. 45

Columns & Opinion

News & Politics

  • Feature
  • The Kindest Cut

    A Rush surgeon used his engineering background to develop an ingenious improvement in joint replacement.
  • Snips

Arts & Culture

  • Art Review
  • Made in China

    Patty Chang went to the "real" town of Shangri-La for her installation subverting Western fantasies about the exotic East.

Food & Drink


City Life

  • Our Town
  • Who's the Boss?

    The big-box minimum-wage debate caused a rift in the council that could spur the birth of a new independent movement.
  • Our Town
  • Their Deal Is Meals on Wheels

    A recent award from the U. of C. business school will help the dot-commers behind GrubHub expand their growing market share even further.