Posts in category "Mayor Daley"

10 Projects the Super Committee Oversaw in Chicago

10 Projects the Super Committee Oversaw in Chicago
As many of us know, the Joint Select Committee on Deficit Reduction, (better known as,  ”The Super Committee”) was created on August 2nd, 2011. It’s goal was to reach a bipartisan agreement on how to rein in our rapidly expanding debt problem before our debt spirals out of control, causing us to default on loans,... Read more »

Top Snowverdramatic Reactions to The Blizzard of 2011

People getting really excited about the blizzard. I mean REALLY excited. OMG, I have been wanting a snow day for forever!!! So :)!!! Side prediction - The Blizzard Baby Boom is offset by the Post-Snowpocalypse Suicide Skyrocket.
Well the peak of the great Blizzard of 2011 is over. Chicagoans will now have to attempt to head back to the real world (like their jobs) and not spend all day on Twitter, Facebook and Craigslist Casual Encounters talking about how badass, awful, fun, scary the snow storm was. Let us look back at... Read more »

Five Not Very Well Thought Out Replacements for Oprah

Mayor Richard M. Daley: Pro: Cronyism helps Gayle get that city trucking contract she's been trying to lock up for years. Con: Viewers could tune in one day only to find their show bulldozed and sold off to a private company for the next 75 years.
Oprah is leaving. Sort of. Not really. She is going to stop doing her daily talk show in September, but now she just has an entire network devoted to her. Sure, go ahead Oprah. I wasn’t watching the Discovery Health network or anything. Just take it off the air in the middle of the night... Read more »
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Mayor Daley as Art: The 11 Best Renderings of Da Mayor

Mayor Daley as Art: The 11 Best Renderings of Da Mayor
With his retirement coming in 2011, I thought now would be a good time to look back at some great artistic renderings of Mayor Daley. Who would have thought that him and Brett Favre would retire in the same year? There was at least a decade I was positive neither would ever retire.