Another controversial Super Bowl ad: Heinz Ketchup

Every year there seems to be at least one controversial Super Bowl ad. This year the commercial getting the most attention is a Coca Cola ad in which "America the Beautiful" (which is NOT the National Anthem BTW) is sung in a variety of languages. However, people from Pittsburgh recognize another Super Bowl ad as controversial: the … Continue reading Another controversial Super Bowl ad: Heinz Ketchup

Chicago Bears, Pittsburgh Steelers: Who has the best music video?

The Chicago Bears play the Pittsburgh Steelers on September 22 Sunday Night Football. Both are teams from cities with blue collar roots. Both are teams used to playing in harsh winter conditions. Both are teams with quarterbacks who their fans are often embarrassed by. There are so many ways to compare these teams, but today … Continue reading Chicago Bears, Pittsburgh Steelers: Who has the best music video?

Bears, Steelers: Where are the bad guys?

On September 22 the Chicago Bears play the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday Night Football. As a former Pittsburgher and current Chicagoan I cheer for both teams. Since they are in different conferences that is rarely a problem. This week is one of those times when it is. "Mama, where are the bad guys?" At first … Continue reading Bears, Steelers: Where are the bad guys?

Pittsburgh responds to my six reasons not to move there

Yes, I did it. I wrote a post called "Six real reasons not to move to Pittsburgh." Yes, I knew it would rile some people, but I figured the reaction would be mostly limited my friends in Pittsburgh. Boy was I wrong. Here are some highlights of responses to my list of Pittsburgh annoyances. A … Continue reading Pittsburgh responds to my six reasons not to move there

Six real reasons NOT to move to Pittsburgh

Earlier this week I posted six real reasons to move to Pittsburgh, specifically the things I miss about living in Pittsburgh. But before ChicagoNow rips up my contract I should point out that there are definitely things I do not miss about Pittsburgh. Below are six reasons NOT to move to Pittsburgh. Oh, remember in … Continue reading Six real reasons NOT to move to Pittsburgh