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Casinos Will Not Tarnish Illinois' Reputation...It Has Been In The Crapper For Years

The City of Big Shoulders also offers athletes with danglers the size of coconuts...and even bigger egos.  Nothing yells  "Illinois-brings-over-paid-screaming-brats-to-the-arrogance-table" more than a temper tantrum thrown courtesy of Big Z.
Governor Quinn has put his “more-than-likely-purchased-at-Payless-Shoe-Store” wing tip down. Yesterday he took to the podium with a four-hundred-page bill (no doubt splattered with grease from whatever free lunch he scored the day before) and a message. The Casino Bill as it stands is not getting his signature. And, of course, ten more minutes of the... Read more »

2010 Turkey Awards

2010 Turkey Awards
  I’m one of six kids–Thanksgiving was always a big deal in our family and it has always been one of my favorite holidays. We always gathered at my Grandparents’ house.  Thanksgiving was a day to savor the smells of my Grandma’s kitchen.  Holiday dinners always included great debates around the dining room table. Grandma’s dining... Read more »

Dancing With the Stars: My Dream Lineup

Remember Dancing With The Stars when it first premiered?  It was a catapult for B/C List Celebs to get themselves back out there again.  Remember when Billy Ray Cyrus appeared–pushing his kid’s new show “Hannah Montana”?  He and his hair mamboed their way through more episodes than I’d ever imagined.  And we all know what... Read more »
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