Posts tagged "Illinois"

Snowsapalooza 2011 Activities: Ideas for the clueless parent

Ohhh, there is an idea.  Building a snowman is a perfect idea when considering what to do with a yard full of snow.  Nothing is cuter than watching your youngsters outside trying to put one of these characters together.  Again, keep your crazy ideas to yourself.  Enjoy this activity from the warmth of your front room~sipping some cocoa with a camera handy.  With most activites involving kids pictures provide memories that will last a lifetime.
I weep for today’s youth.  What fun is finding out about a snow day thanks to a district-wide robocall eighteen hours before the start of the “day in question”?  Further proof these clowns are screwed: a link on the district website with “ideas” for parents wondering what to do with these hooligans when faced with... Read more »

Hey, Governor Quinn: I need a J-O-B...and you clearly need a speech writer...

Hey, Governor Quinn: I need a J-O-B...and you clearly need a speech writer...
  Oh, Governor, Governor, Governor…it’s your first “official” day on the job that the ”peeeeple” of Illinois elected you to (this time) but, may I be so bold as to make a suggestion?  You need help, buddy…big time. I tuned in today to see you get sworn in and hear your “big inaugural speech”.  And, while I... Read more »

Pat Quinn...Reason #75 why he's not getting my vote this Fall...

Pat Quinn signed a bill today that will guarantee him the votes of the nut-hugger-shorts-wearin’-crowd.  My guess is he probably got a free lunch out of the deal as well.  Now, I’m sure it wasn’t as tasty and delicious as the all-you-can-eat-family-style funeral luncheons he’s accustomed to chowing down on following his various appearances while paying honor to... Read more »