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Nuggetfest 2017 is a Go!

Nuggetfest 2017 is a Go!

NUGGETFEST. ALL YOU CAN EAT CHICKEN NUGGETS (and hush puppies). WHAT ELSE DO YOU NEED TO KNOW? 2017’s celebration of chicken nuggets is slated for April 22nd at Nobles Bar and Grill (1024 S Charles St, Federal Hill) from 4-8pm. $18 at the door with your first draft included, or buy your tickets right now (see below) and save $3! … Read entire article »

How the hell have I never heard of Pat the Bugler?

How the hell have I never heard of Pat the Bugler?

We’ve all hear about the Roar From 34 certainly, but I’ve lived on Earth for slightly less than 37 years and I’ve never heard of the man known as Pat the Bugler from the old Memorial Stadium days. This spot produced by Evening Magazine in ’82 tells the tale of a military bugler turned superfan and we even get a … Read entire article »

An Adoption Story

An Adoption Story

Long time fan of CTB and SoBo resident A. Palmer, author of The Rambling Traveler, offers up her Baltimore Adoption Story. Got one of your own? Send it to staff@citythatbreeds.com and we’ll print it. I grew up as a DC kid by default, not necessarily by choice. My first 18 years of life were spent in Gaithersburg in Montgomery County. … Read entire article »

I seriously don’t get this box of cheezit snack mix

I seriously don’t get this box of cheezit snack mix

Cheez It Snack Mix is pretty much my favorite. It has Cheez Its, which are great, and pretzels, which are also great, and those dumb little puff ball crunchy things and cheese dust covered Life Cereal pieces. All pretty great. But I was brainlessly staring at the rear of this particular box of Snack Mix I acquired for the bargain … Read entire article »

This Year’s Baltimore Farmer’s Market is Pretty Huge You Guys

This Year’s Baltimore Farmer’s Market is Pretty Huge You Guys

Baltimore’s numero uno Sunday Farmer’s Market debuts in less than 48 hours (oddly timed with our Lord and Savior’s Resurrection, but whatever) and 2015 is shaking up to be VERY SPEND HAPPY for you, the interested consumer. A slew of new vendors have been added and the market boundaries have exploded beyond the confines of the overpass (be sure to … Read entire article »

Turkey Jalapeno Popper Chili

Turkey Jalapeno Popper Chili

Hey everybody! Here is the chili recipe I made during the latest podcast. I like eating things that are nuclear hot, so I added an extra jalapeno and used extra spicy salsa. It gave my buddy hiccups at the superbowl gathering I was at. Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 medium red onion, finely chopped 2 jalepeno peppers, finely chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 pound ground … Read entire article »

How to take advantage of local natural disasters to make your tweets go viral

How to take advantage of local natural disasters to make your tweets go viral

Twitter is basically like a stream of consciousness thing that I use strictly for my own entertainment, so I never really expect people to find what I babble about online very interesting. But every now and then: I do something, a bunch of other people think it is worth repeating, and my phone makes noises all day. That is what we … Read entire article »

An Evening of Political-ish Comedy Giveaway

An Evening of Political-ish Comedy Giveaway

Greetings citizens, because we’re a very important website and amazing award winning podcast and all that wonderful stuff the Rams Head Group has deemed us worthy to give away two tickets to the January 23rd show “An Evening of Political-ish Comedy” starring a whole buttload of Daily Show writers and personalities! How cool is that? (more info here – tickets … Read entire article »

10 THINGS WE HATE ABOUT THE HOLIDAYS!

10 THINGS WE HATE ABOUT THE HOLIDAYS!

    The sufferings of the Holiday season is upon us, and I am in desperate need of a deep freeze.  The only way I can bypass the inevitable annoyances lurking around that festive corner is by introducing my body to a temperature induced suspended animation, and enter into a cryogenic sleep. Fortunately, the demands of my day job as a Talent Director … Read entire article »