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Tuesday, Jun 7, 2011

Classic Nude Hippo: Hangover Cures

Classic Nude Hippo: Hangover Cures

Nude Hippo's Amy Zanglin heads to North Avenue Beach to get ideas on how to feel better after too much of the sauce.

Wednesday, Jun 8, 2011

Switch Up Your Routine With Beach Yoga

Switch Up Your Routine With Beach Yoga

Nude Hippo checks out Escape 2 Fitness, which has brought Yoga to the beaches of Chicago.

Tuesday, May 31, 2011

Nude Hippo Visits Windy City Ink

Nude Hippo Visits Windy City Ink

Nude Hippo writer Bill gets a tattoo of the Nude Hippo logo on his ankle.

Saturday, Apr 23, 2011

Beauty Lessons from a Secret Angel

Beauty Lessons from a Secret Angel

Nude Hippo's Gina Ferraro hangs out with Victoria's Secret Angel Lindsay Ellingson.

Tuesday, Feb 8, 2011

Nude Hippo Celebrates 75 Years of Roller Derby

Nude Hippo Celebrates 75 Years of Roller Derby

Roller Derby began in Chicago in 1935. Nude Hippo's Gina Ferraro tries on some skates and whips around the banked track.

Tuesday, Dec 21, 2010

Classic Nude Hippo: Chicagoland Toys for Tots Motorcycle Parade

Classic Nude Hippo: Chicagoland Toys for Tots Motorcycle Parade

Nude Hippo's Laura Lodewyck hits the streets to cover the annual toy gathering event that started with humble beginnings in 1978.

Wednesday, Dec 15, 2010

A Holiday Gift for A Hockey Fan

A Holiday Gift for A Hockey Fan

Nude Hippo's Ashley Lobo chats with radio legend Steve Dahl about his new popular hockey product, The Goal Light.

Monday, Dec 13, 2010

Santa Takes to the Streets of Chicago

Santa Takes to the Streets of Chicago

In this classic Nude Hippo, Santa Claus strolls Michigan Avenue to find out who's been naughty and who's been nice.

Friday, Dec 10, 2010

DNA 2050 Offers Edgy, Urban Couture

DNA 2050 Offers Edgy, Urban Couture

Nude Hippo's Amy Zanglin and Gina Ferraro discover the great place to shop to prepare for a girl's night out.

Thursday, Dec 2, 2010

Paintball Easier When You Have a Human Shield

Paintball Easier When You Have a Human Shield

Nude Hippo's Ashley Lobo checks out Paint Pursuit Games in Minooka.

Wednesday, Nov 17, 2010

Is Christmas Encroaching on Thanksgiving?

Is Christmas Encroaching on Thanksgiving?

Nude Hippo's Amy Zanglin hits Michigan Avenue to find out if Thanksgiving is getting pushed aside by Christmas.

Friday, Nov 5, 2010

At Home With Rick Bayless

At Home With Rick Bayless

Nude Hippo's Gina Ferraro chats up one of Chicago's most well-known chefs about his love of Latin American food and culture and the produce that comes from the garden of his Bucktown home.

Thursday, Nov 4, 2010

Go Backstage With The Lion King

Go Backstage With The Lion King

Nude Hippo's Ashley Lobo goes behind the scenes of the hit stage show to learn some of the secrets of the puppets.

Thursday, Nov 4, 2010

YouTube Star Makes Tweens Scream at HOB

YouTube Star Makes Tweens Scream at HOB

Nude Hippo's Gina Ferraro sits down with Australian Youtube sensation Cody Simpson during his stop in Chicago.

Wednesday, Oct 27, 2010

Classic Nude Hippo: Statesville Haunted Prison

Classic Nude Hippo: Statesville Haunted Prison

In this Nude Hippo segment from 2006, Ashley Lobo heads off to to solve a pumpkin mystery in the haunted cornfields of Crestwood, Illinois.

Wednesday, Oct 20, 2010

"Orange" You Hungry for Some Fun Eats?

"Orange" You Hungry for Some Fun Eats?

Nude Hippo's Pogo visits the Roscoe Village diner with some strange selections on the menu, including green eggs and ham and the Pancake Flight, which is a selection of four different types of pancakes made four...

Tuesday, Oct 19, 2010

Bring the Country into the City

Bring the Country into the City

Nude Hippo's Gina Ferraro checks out Alcala's Western Wear at Chicago and Hermitage.

Monday, Oct 18, 2010

Map Room: Beer, Food From Around the World

Map Room: Beer, Food From Around the World

Nude Hippo's Ashley Lobo checks out the Map Room, which bills itself as "The Traveler's Tavern."

Wednesday, Oct 6, 2010

Costume Ideas for a Happy Hippoween!

Costume Ideas for a Happy Hippoween!

Nude Hippo stops in at Chicago Costumes on Fullerton for a look at all the outfits, masks and accessories for the year's "sexiest" holiday.

Wednesday, Oct 6, 2010

Take a Segway Tour of Chicago

Take a Segway Tour of Chicago

Nude Hippo's Ashley Lobo stops in on Chicago Segway Tours to see what it takes to ride the two-wheeled, self-balancing vehicle.

Friday, Aug 20, 2010

Take Credit for Great Pizza Without Doing the Work

Take Credit for Great Pizza Without Doing the Work

Nude Hippo's Nick Rosario chats with lifelong Chicagoan Eric Fosse about his successful concept at a grand opening of another Homemade Pizza Co. location.

Friday, Aug 13, 2010

Take a Ride on Chicago's Fastest Speedboat Lake Tour

Take a Ride on Chicago's Fastest Speedboat Lake Tour

Nude Hippo's Laura Lodewyck climbs aboard the Seadog for a lesson in architecture and speed.

Tuesday, Aug 3, 2010

Walk out 1,400 Feet Above the Ground

Walk out 1,400 Feet Above the Ground

Nude Hippo's Gina Ferraro goes to the top of the Willis Tower to take a step out on The Ledge.

Tuesday, Aug 3, 2010

Behind the Scenes of Cirque Shanghai

Behind the Scenes of Cirque Shanghai

Nude Hippo's Amy Zanglin gets into the act with Cirque Shanghai at Navy Pier with the all-new acrobatic spectacle, Cloud 9, playing through September 6, 2010.

Thursday, Jul 29, 2010

Get Fit Learning Aerial, Circus Arts

Get Fit Learning Aerial, Circus Arts

Nude Hippo visits Aloft Loft, which offers classes incorporating gymnastics, dance and circus arts to build your confidence and give you a workout like you've never had before.

Thursday, Jul 29, 2010

How to Look Like a Wine Connoisseur

How to Look Like a Wine Connoisseur

Nude Hippo's Lobo & Pogo take a taste of what wine education and tasting bar Just Grapes has to offer.

Friday, Jul 23, 2010

Nude Hippo: Walking With Dinosaurs

Nude Hippo: Walking With Dinosaurs

Nude Hippo's Amy Zingler goes eye-to-eye with some realistic-looking reptiles.

Friday, Jul 23, 2010

Nude Hippo: A Green Ogre Visits Chicago

Nude Hippo: A Green Ogre Visits Chicago

A smart cookie from Shrek the Musical named Gingy gives a preview to the stage show.

Wednesday, Jul 21, 2010

Nude Hippo: More Than Meets the Eye?

Nude Hippo:  More Than Meets the Eye?

Nude Hippo takes to the streets of Chicago as the Transformers take over the Magnificent Mile.

Friday, Jul 9, 2010

Nude Hippo: In Search of Peacocks & Hippos

Nude Hippo:  In Search of Peacocks & Hippos

Ashley Lobo unites the Peacock & Hippo at the Brookfield Zoo to see how well NUDE HIPPO and NBC will be together.

Friday, Jul 9, 2010

Nude Hippo Heads to Boystown

Nude Hippo Heads to Boystown

Nude Hippo's Amy Zanglin chats it up with the out and proud during Chicago's Gay Pride Parade.

Friday, Jul 9, 2010

Nude Hippo: Piven Theatre Workshop Benefit

Nude Hippo: Piven Theatre Workshop Benefit

"Entourage" star Jeremy Piven trekked back to his hometown earlier this month for the annual Piven Theatre Workshop Benefit. The cocktail party and silent auction at Rockit Bar & Grill benefits the theatre...

Monday, Jun 21, 2010

An Evening With Robert Downey, Jr.

An Evening With Robert Downey, Jr.

Nude Hippo's Gina Ferraro chats with Academy Award nominee Robert Downey Jr., as he accepts the Gene Siskel Film Center's Renaissance Award.

Tuesday, Jun 8, 2010

Inside the Golden Age of Children's Television in Chicago

Inside the Golden Age of Children's Television in Chicago

June is Chicago Television Month, and Nude Hippo talks with Bozo, Dirty Dragon and Svengoolie!

Monday, Jun 7, 2010

A Field Day With Sue

A Field Day With Sue

Nude Hippo's Gina Ferraro stops by the Field Museum and talks with Dr. Sue Hendrickson about her discovery of Sue the dinosaur from 20 years ago.

Monday, Jun 7, 2010

"Hello Bombshell" Miranda Kerr and Her Bra

"Hello Bombshell" Miranda Kerr and Her Bra

Nude Hippo's Gina Ferraro speaks with Victoria's Secret Angel Model, Miranda Kerr about the the Miraculous push-up bra.

Monday, Jun 7, 2010

Vincent: A Life in Color

Vincent: A Life in Color

Nude Hippo's Amy Zanglin checks out the big Chicago movie premiere for the movie about a man and his brightly colored suits who twirls on bridges and performs fashion shows for passing tour boats.

Monday, Jun 7, 2010

Fuerza Bruta: Interactive, Immersive Theater

Fuerza Bruta: Interactive, Immersive Theater

Nude Hippo's Ashley Lobo gets the scoop on a new show where the audience puts their own story to the experience.

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