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Steve Weishampel is a native of Ohio who moved to Chicago from Colorado in 2013. He's a freelance writer who previously worked as web editor and cuisine editor at the Boulder Weekly, where he managed to turn weekly brewery visits into part of the job description. He loves rap music, Indian food, jokes and the Cleveland Browns. You can find him wandering the city with headphones in pretty much every day and night.