Posts in category "Relationships"

Did Katie Lose Her Way or is She Just a Babe in the Woods?

Did Katie Lose Her Way or is She Just a Babe in the Woods?
If you’ve never heard of “Babe” don’t despair. Until one millennial’s bad date erupted into the news, I thought Babe was a movie about a pig. Turns out it’s an online coffee klatch for Generations X and Y. Katie Way’s recent post, “I went on a date with Aziz Ansari. It turned into the worst night... Read more »

So Many Cringeworthy Moments, So Little Time

So Many Cringeworthy Moments, So Little Time
The last Wednesday of each month is usually designated for Blogapalooz, a writing exercise that gives ChicagoNow bloggers an hour to write about a topic provided at 9:00 PM. Today, however I got the following, unexpected email from editor, Jimmy Greenfield: “Welcome to ChicagoNow’s first-ever Surprise-a-palooza! Your challenge, if you choose to accept it, is... Read more »

Gay marriage and the queers in black robes

Gay marriage and the queers in black robes
Gay marriage was a hot topic at the Supreme Court last month with oral arguments presented by both sides.  If you’ve asked yourself why there are ANY sides to the idea of two people getting married, you may not be alone. Isn’t it enough that a couple has to hold their breath when the officiant... Read more »
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Tiger Woods falls victim to one of mankind's oldest plagues

Tiger Woods falls victim to one of mankind's oldest plagues
What happened to Tiger Woods in Italy yesterday just goes to show that even the rich and famous can not escape one of the universe’s immutable laws:  no good deed goes unpunished. Tiger is one of, if not the best golfer on the planet as well as one of the most recognizable celebrities.  He’s a... Read more »

F**k Gay Marriage: Doesn't the Supreme Court have better things to consider?

Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts today said that marriage is just a label. He is absolutely right.  I can’t wait to tell my wife that we’re just “married”. Doesn’t mean anything.  Come to think of it, Supreme Court Justice is just a label.   Maybe I’m one of those. Maybe you are, too. If... Read more »

GAY MARRIAGE IN ILLINOIS: THE TIME IS (ALMOST) HERE

As Illinois’ 97th General Assembly kicks the gay marriage can down to the 98th General Assembly (starting January 9, 2013), I can’t help but wonder why any state legislature should be called upon to consider such issues. Illinois has a $96 Billion black hole in its pension funding and is ranked 40th (out of 50)... Read more »
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