New Shinedown Single, Chevelle Video

New music from Shinedown has arrived…check it out now and let us know what you think!     Q101 faves Chevelle have released a new video for their hit, “Face to the Floor”…check it out here:    

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Weird Interview Questions To Be Ready For

Jen Weigel from the Chicago Tribune has a great piece that is must-read material if you are planning on interviewing for a new gig anytime soon: Finding employment these days can be hard enough, but imagine getting asked a bizarre question during the interview process that’s impossible to answer. According to Glassdoor.com — an online…

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2012 Pop Culture Predictions

Courtesy of our friends at the Montreal Gazette (Q101 is #1 in Montreal!): With that dire Mayan doomsday prophecy hanging over the next year, we needed to stare extra-deep into our crystal ball to make predictions on 2012’s world of entertainment. Knowing Armageddon may be in the cards, many important questions arise, such as: How…

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Life Without Facebook, Youtube? You May Get A Taste

The Internet’s most popular destinations, including eBay, Google, Facebook, and Twitter seem to view Hollywood-backed copyright legislation as an existential threat. It was Google co-founder Sergey Brin who warned that the Stop Online Piracy Act and the Protect IP Act “would put us on a par with the most oppressive nations in the world.” Craigslist…

UFC 141: Lesnar Takes 2nd Straight Beatdown, Exits Stage Left

As the gravity of what just happened sank in, Ultimate Fighting Championship President Dana White’s sickness became severe. “I’m really not feeling good, let someone else talk,” White announced to reporters late Friday night following the first-round technical knockout loss and subsequent retirement by heavyweight Brock Lesnar, the organization’s most popular fighter. Indeed, White has…

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Facebook ‘Timeline’ Exposing Your Nastiness

The Facebook Timeline feature is rolling out across the world, but not everybody is happy about it. Finnish newspaper YLE Uutiset reports that Facebook appears to be publishing users private messages. Users can see private messages posted to users on their public profile and displayed on their timeline. Facebook said the report is erroneous. A Facebook…

Barfing In Cabs for Free May End In 2012

More than 1,500 Chicago cab drivers have signed a petition calling for the first fare hikes since 2005, in addition to proposing new fees for passengers who pay with credit cards, travel in large groups or vomit in the car during a late-night ride. Drivers are calling for fares to be raised by 22 percent,…

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Klingons + Christmas = Gift To Nerdom

A Klingon Christmas Carol has something of a cult following; among the audience members on opening night were a dedicated few dressed to the teeth in full Klingon costume, including ridged forehead prosthetics. Commedia Beauregard’s stated mission is “to translate the universal human experience to the stage: to expand our horizons and share knowledge of…

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