Tag: Chicago

The Jon Stewart Rally - No Laughing Matter

According to the Huffington Post, comedians Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert’s Rally to Restore Sanity  in Washington D.C. attracted somewhere between 200,000-500,000 people on Saturday. This number does not including local rallies all over the country, like the 150,000 people that participated in Chicago’s Rally. The Rally was an appeal for moderation in civil discourse – to disagree without maligning character,... Read more »

Space: The Final Frontier

Spending a weekend in rural MI helped me understand why they call space “the final frontier”. I love Chicago because of its access to world class events, beautiful places, and airports that are hubs to the rest of the planet. It even has a spacious lakefront, though on the best weather days, it is usually... Read more »

Mayor and Mrs. Daley and Gut Level Leadership

Mayor Daley – now there is a man who works from his intuition! His gut hasn’t always won him widespread affection, but it built one beautiful city.  Leadership wears many faces. Mayor Daley has always been short on eloquence, and strong on taking action. And Maggie Daley has definitely been the brains and beauty beside... Read more »