Liza May

Chicago 2013 Update #6

SPECIAL NEWS! Arjay and Bridget have a baby boy! Born March 11! Which, as Arjay pointed out, is a cool palindrome…

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Chicago 2013 Update #4

Remember the tall hairy bearded guy in the pink tutu and ballet slippers? Who crashed the party? At Swing Dance America 2007, I think it was, Saturday night? Hollering and making hellaruckus when security escorted him out of the ballroom? Tried pulling…

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Chicago 2013 Update #3

Cold, overcast, gray weather out there today but who cares? This hotel is so beautiful you don’t want to go outside. You’re too busy lounging on a plush couch in the lobby, with your notepad, watching the balconies.

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Chicago 2013 Update #2

Want to see the ballroom? Watch the live stream all weekend! Click here for Thumbs Up Video. Dim, sexy red lighting for late-nite dancing in the ballroom! It’s a trend! It’s a meme! We’re getting great moody lighting at more and more events…

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Chicago 2013 Update #1

This hotel! OMG stunning. The lobby! Most dramatic, elegant hotel on the circuit (at least here in the United States) that I’m aware of. Contemporary, Hyatt-atrium style, like Atlanta. Excellent for spying! Relaxing in the lounge or bar you can watch…

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Chicago 2012 Results

We weren’t at Chicago but we watched all weekend. Some results:

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Chicago Classic 2010 Update #2

This is a convention hotel, as I mentioned. So guess what OTHER convention is going on here? A bondage convention. Bondage, as in S&M. EEEEEWWWW!! ! eeewww EEEWWWWW. Most of them are in black – Darth Vader vampire icky witches things with one blood…

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Chicago Classic 2010 Update #3

Sitting in airport, got an internet connection, so Awards:

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