Posts tagged "Mayor Daley"

Will Rahm, Chicago Media Get Their Just Deserts?

Rahm Emanuel is a lot of things. Corrupt. Manipulative. Money grubbing. Vindictive. Crude. Hypocritical. Disingenuous. Emanuel reminds me of Danny Devito’s Oswald Cobblepot AKA “The Penguin.”  Since the day he launched his campaign for Mayor of Chicago last September, I’ve been hearing him in my head saying, “You gotta admit, I’ve played this stinking city like a... Read more »

A Good Man Named Michael Flisk

There are not enough words in the English language to describe a good man. Really describe him. A front page in the newspaper is not enough. A few minutes on a newscast is not enough. Saying a good man was a good man is not enough. Michael Flisk, the Chicago police officer who was laid to... Read more »

A Pop Quiz for Would-Be Mayors of Chicago...like Rahm

A Pop Quiz for Would-Be Mayors of Chicago...like Rahm
  Former White House Chief of Staff Rahm manuel barked on his ‘Tell It Like It Is’ listening tour of Chicago this week in his bid to be Mayor of Chicago. But it wasn’t all ponies and rainbows for the absentee Chicago mayoral candidate and some Chicagoans proved that they are nobody’s fool.   Residents... Read more »
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End of an Era: Daley Says "No" to Re-Election Bid

End of an Era: Daley Says "No" to Re-Election Bid
With a tear in his eye, Mayor Richard M. Daley announced today that he will not seek a seventh term as Mayor of Chicago. As he said it himself in his surprise announcement that is now stunning the political world: “Today I’m announcing that I will not seek a seventh term as mayor of the... Read more »

Mayor Daley's Latest Screw-Up: Transformers 3

Mayor Daley's Latest Screw-Up: Transformers 3
Can’t walk across the Michigan Avenue bridge. River walk blocked. Trapped in your own office building. All exits are closed, guarded by pigtailed munchkins with chirpy voices (not from Chicago). How do you get out? The alley. The alley?! What the *($#@>! The enemy has arrived. Is it the Decepticons? No, it’s Transformers 3.  What... Read more »

CLOSE YOUR EYES: GOV. PAT QUINN'S FANTASY POLITICAL MAKE-OVER!

 GOVERNOR PAT QUINN’S TOTAL FANTASY POLITICAL MAKE-OVER   What’s a guy like Pat Quinn to do? He’s already ten points behind Republican Bill Brady in the latest Rasmussen poll, 47-37, in the race for governor and yesterday’s proposed 33% income tax hike is only going to make matters worse for him. Add to that a... Read more »
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