Tag: QT

News Headline: “Trump deals blow to pro-abortion NGOs.”

Which inspires Zay Smith to remark, “So on top everything else, he pushes drugs.” Zay Smith is Chicago’s top humorist, regularly dishing out  bon mots, insight, drollery, amusement and irony in his “QT” (Quick Takes) column. Another example from QT: We have seen the present, and it does not work January 31, 2017 2:21 pm | Zay Smith The British... Read more »

Zay Smith, Chicago's best writer and humorist, now appearing in The Week

Zay Smith’s QT, the latest and most wry commentary on current events, now is appearing in The Week on line. Here is today’s debut post. Read it regularly and you will come to understand why Zay Smith is Chicago’s best writer and humorist. Zay Smith first wrote his hugely popular Quick Takes column for the Chicago... Read more »

Wither Zay Smith and QT?

Faithful Sun-Times readers will remember Zay Smith‘s QT (Quick Takes) column as perhaps the best reading in the newspaper. Zay finds humor in the day’s headlines, exposing foibles, blemishes, quirks, hypocrisy and just plain stupidity. The Los Angeles Times called Zay its favorite Chicago columnist since Mike Royko. Zay is a solid reporter to start... Read more »
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