Posts tagged "John Kass"

Who vetted Ponce's Emanuel-Garcia debate questions for Rahmster bias? Will WTTW apologize? Inquiring minds want to know.

Supplemented at 3:30 pm on Thursday, April 23, 2015. Sylvia Puente and Rosa Garcia complain to WTTW’s Community Advisory Board on Tuesday night:     Was Phil Ponce biased in his conduct of the Chicago Mayoral Debate/forum on March 31, 2015? Sylvia Puente, Executive Director of the Latino Policy Forum and Rosa Garcia (no relation... Read more »

Eye on Dan Proft, on his way to work for Senators/Presidential wannabees Ted Cruz or Rand Paul and, ultimately, the Fox News Channel?

Proft  leaves WLS AM-Radio– and considers working for a Republican Party Presidential Candidate? Dan Proft, 42, effectively left WLS-AM Radio earlier this month (either voluntarily or his contract was not renewed). For the last three years, Proft has teamed up with Bruce Wolf to host the morning 5 to 9 am, WLS morning drive show.... Read more »

Breaking Bad for 77 year old, downstate power broker Bill Cellini: Should he have received any jail time?

Gary Shapiro: …You know what our evidence was at trial and you know what our positions were  at sentencing, which is—for decades, Bill Cellini was:  a powerhouse downstate,  a fundraiser for, as it turned out, both parties; [A man] who had relationships with some of the most corrupt politicians Illinois has known. So, no, I... Read more »

Don Wade to have brain surgery, following last week’s seizure. Don and Roma:On injured reserve for at least 4 weeks; Hartford calls Don Wade cheap

Drew Hayes: Yeah, how do you go [on] after that [follow an animal act]?  But, here’s the thing.  Just do what Don does. John Kass [Chicago Tribune columnist]: Put on a radio show. Drew Hayes [WLS 890 AM radio operations chief]: Put on a radio show. Jake Hartford: And save every dime he ever made.... Read more »

The Killing: The top five reasons why justice won’t be done this afternoon at 26th and Cal.

5. Cook County Ethics 101:  State’s Attorney Alvarez wants to investigate herself.  Lawyers for the family of David Koschman are asking Judge Toomin today (Cook County Criminal Courthouse, 26th and California, courtroom 101, 2:00 pm) to appoint a special prosecutor to investigate the circumstances of 21 year old David Koschman’s death, days after being punched... Read more »

Watch Berkowitz w/WLS AM Radio’s Proft on Cable/web discuss how to “fix” Illinois GOP. Locating enemy within?

Jeff Berkowitz:  Who is that enemy inside the perimeter of the Illinois GOP? Dan Proft [WLS Radio 890 AM Radio -Bruce Wolfe and Dan Proft]: People who want to compromise with Speaker Mike Madigan (D-Chicago) instead of drawing swords. *********************************************************************************************  Watch the “Public Affairs,” show featuring media personality Dan Proft on your computer. When Dan... Read more »