Posts in category "Richard M. Daley"

Daley Named To Coca-Cola Board of Directors: A Good Reason For Me To Stop Buying Coke! Gimme A Shasta.

Daley Named To Coca-Cola Board of Directors: A Good Reason For Me To Stop Buying Coke! Gimme A Shasta.
Boy, I have to admit that I really do prefer the taste of Coca-Cola to some of those other colas, but, the mere thought of me paying a portion of former Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley’s compensation package for being named to the Coca-Cola Board of Directors, which is “effective immediately,” just makes me want... Read more »

Daley Calls Ferguson Audit On TIF's Personal - Maybe It Should Be!

Daley Calls Ferguson Audit On TIF's Personal - Maybe It Should Be!
How dare former mayor Richard M. Daley try and deflect his administration’s appearances of impropriety involving his wife’s favorite charity and TIF money? Daley characterized Inspector General Joseph Ferguson’s audit of TIF’s and their connection to After School Matters as being “disgraceful and a personal insult” to Maggie Daley. Well, personally I think it is... Read more »

Another Twist With Koschman Homicide Case Files

Another Twist With Koschman Homicide Case Files
The Chicago Police Department is probably wishing that the Chicago Sun-Times would let go of their dogged determination to get at the truth when it comes to the homicide of David Koschman. However, the Sun-Times has chosen to do their due diligence in what appears to be a massive cover-up, at least to those of... Read more »
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Richard M. Daley: A Mayor Only A Grifter Could Really Appreciate

Richard M. Daley: A Mayor Only A Grifter Could Really Appreciate
Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley is conducting his farewell tour before riding off into the sunset. Meanwhile, the city’s news media outlets feel compelled to bestow accolades on the same man they have skewered for years. I suppose that is almost akin to a funeral wake where even a man’s biggest opponent in life finds... Read more »

Mayor Daley Spares Four-Legged Rats In Favor Of The Two-Legged Ones

Mayor Daley Spares Four-Legged Rats In Favor Of The Two-Legged Ones
The Daley Administration has ordered dramatic cutbacks in rodent control and forestry services so that Streets & Sanitation can pick up the garbage and sweep streets. One of the reasons given was “chronic absenteeism.” Well, does that surprise anyone considering the Department of Streets and Sanitation is one of the largest repositories of patronage? Political... Read more »

Is Anita Alvarez' Call For New "Independent" Investigation Disingenuous?

Is Anita Alvarez' Call For New "Independent" Investigation Disingenuous?
Is Cook County States Attorney Anita Alvarez’ call for a new investigation into the Chicago Police Department’s handling of David Koschman’s homicide, at the alleged hand of Richard “RJ’ Vanecko, disingenuous? Well, if anything, it is getting uglier and uglier and the perception that a cover-up by both, the Chicago Police Department and the Cook... Read more »
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R.J. Vanecko Investigation: Is CPD Warning Residents and Visitors?

R.J. Vanecko Investigation: Is CPD Warning Residents and Visitors?
The one thing that the Chicago Police Department (CPD) have shown residents and visitors of Chicago, is that if you get into a beef with any of the connected political families, you can just forget about that “We Serve and Protect” motto. That is out the fu$king window because it means nothing. Especially after the... Read more »

The Biggest Whiner of All, Calls U.S.A. "A Country of Whiners"

The Biggest Whiner of All, Calls U.S.A. "A Country of Whiners"
Funny how one prepares for the afterlife of being Mayor of Chicago. I suppose Richard M. Daley has signaled that he will begin the transition of being the biggest whiner of all, into strictly being an observer of them instead. But, I wonder how long that will last? It is not as if Daley is... Read more »