Archive for July 2014

Happy Birthday Chicago's Own Milton Friedman: His 7 Most Notable Quotes

-By Rob Nikolewski Harry Truman once complained he wanted to find a one-handed economist because he was tired of asking a direct question of those on his economic team, only to have them say, “On the one hand … but on the other hand.” If there was one hand that noted economist Milton Friedman favored,... Read more »

Chicago Jews Threatened With Violence Over Gaza Campaign

-By Warner Todd Huston The “religion of peace” is at it again, this time posting warnings in Chicago that they intend to start attacking Jews in the Windy City. The Times of Israel reported on Monday that the threatening fliers were left on cars in Pulaski Park neighborhood on Chicago’s near northwest side. Chicago Police... Read more »

Chicago's Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel Celebrated National Teddy Bear Picnic Day and Ask Alfred

Here’s something fun that happened earlier this month. Chicago’s Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel hosted a great day for kids to celebrate National Teddy bear Picnic Day–yes there is such a thing–which was July 10 this year. The event was spent with the little guestlets (I mean the kiddies, there) getting a bunch of great give aways.... Read more »
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Obama Wasting Billions Paying Off Buddies and Unions With Immigration Spending

-By Warner Todd Huston As Obama starts shipping tens of thousands of these illegal alien minors all across the nation to be housed in cities everywhere, your tax dollars follow them and some of this money is going to Obama’s pals in liberal organizations and unions to care for these children all paid for by... Read more »

Would Chicago REALLY Vote for Commie Karen Lewis for Mayor!?

-By Warner Todd Huston A new poll of likely Chicago voters seems to find that Mayor Rahm Emanuel is in bad shape for his re-election coming up next year. The poll shows that two other candidates are far and away more popular than the incumbent mayor. One of those two is Chicago Teachers Union President... Read more »

Thanks Democrats, Illinois Fails Again: Worst in Midwest for Private Sector Job Creation

-By Warner Todd Huston I have been chronicling all the major failures of the once great state of Illinois and this week we have yet another one. A new tabulation of private sector job creation finds that Illinois created a dismal 500 non-government jobs in 2013 making it the single worst state in the Midwest... Read more »
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