OK, so … 

Two of our staffers, Ernest Wilkins and Mick Swasko, are basically two guys out of a buddy cop comedy. So we slowly started concocting the details of a new TNT buddy cop drama, called “Knight & Daye,” featuring their hijinks. 

It has gotten completely out of control — entire scripts have been written, trailers have been made — as evidenced by their inclusion in this week’s RedEye Rundown news recap. 

Watch it, here. It is seriously ridiculous. 

Tumblr Thursday picks

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You know the drill by now—if you’re not following these Tumblrs already, you should be.

Time is a Flat Circus

"True Detective" parodies will never get old, right? Right. Here’s one that brilliantly incorporates Family Circus comics.

TL;DR Wikipedia

For the Internet newbs, that’s “Too long; didn’t read.” When you’re in a hurry and just need a straight answer to “What is Greece?” from Wikipedia, here’s your answer, in a few words or less.

Hotels I’ve Pooped In

A comedian writes reviews of available bathrooms in Chicago hotels. You know those great ideas that make you wish you had come up with them first? This isn’t one of them.

Have a suggestion for a Tumblr to feature? Send a tweet to @jessicagalliart.

Cool thing: Chicago up-and-comer Tink is now working with Timbaland on a “big project.”



my next big project is this new artist @Official_Tink
— Timbaland (@Timbaland) April 8, 2014
Tink — along with Sasha Go Hard and Katie Got Bandz — was featured on our cover in 2012 while she was still in high school:

What do you think about other artists in Chicago right now?
It’s a big movement going on right now. I love it. I feel like everybody is out here putting work in. It’s so beautiful.

Full story from 2012, here. 

Cool thing: Chicago up-and-comer Tink is now working with Timbaland on a “big project.”

Tink — along with Sasha Go Hard and Katie Got Bandz — was featured on our cover in 2012 while she was still in high school:

What do you think about other artists in Chicago right now?

It’s a big movement going on right now. I love it. I feel like everybody is out here putting work in. It’s so beautiful.

Full story from 2012, here.