Bernie Sanders, Don't Let Your Massive Ego Get In The Way!!!

Well, the other shoe has finally dropped.  Geriatric Senator Bernie Sanders announced that he would pursue the Democratic Party’s nomination for President of the United States.  And this is fine.  It’s a free country and Bernie’s entitled to run for whatever political office that attracts his attention.  Unfortunately for Bernie, there is one incontrovertible truth... Read more »

Chicago White Sox Lose Again!!

Just as I predicted a few weeks ago, the White Sox lost out on yet another high profile free agent.  Manny Machado will bring his talents to the West Coast as he has signed with the San Diego Padres.  Apparently the White Sox were yet again a day late and several million dollars short.  So... Read more »

A Trump Government By Emergency Decree?

The Congress in its wisdom and understanding,  has decided that spending nearly six billion dollars on a superfluous wall is inadvisable.  President Trump disagrees.  So much so that he deems such Congressional action as having triggered an emergency that forces him to declare an emergency so that he can build that superfluous wall.  Perhaps the... Read more »
ChicagoNow Video
Advertisement:

Fairness vs. Greed

One way or another, life is unfair.  Some people are incredibly smart while others are intellectually slow.  Some people are tall while others are short.  Some are strong while others are weak.  What makes it even worse, there really isn’t anything any of us can do about it.  Life is a game of genetic roulette... Read more »

Let He Who Is Without Sin Cast The First Stone!

I’m pretty sure if you dig into the past of virtually every human being on this planet you’ll find some kind of truly objectionable behavior.  At one time or another most of us have been something less than admirable.  This is especially true of us when we’re young.  Young people are rarely noted for their... Read more »

As The President Has Sown, So Also Shall He Reap!

It’s been reported that President Trump’s State of the Union message will attempt to put across a unifying theme that can bring this country back together.  This is a good thing.  God only knows that the United States could use a little extra unity right about now.  What makes this “news” so ironic is that... Read more »
Advertisement:

Howard Schultz, The Centrist Donald Trump!

There can be no doubt that Howard Schultz is a VERY successful businessman.  You don’t amass a fortune in the billions of dollars as he has without a high level of business acumen.  This means he has demonstrated a high level of leadership within a fiercely competitive business market.  But the real question surrounding Mr.... Read more »

How Much Is Enough?

The opening day of Sox Fest started me thinking.  Most of the fans were anxiously waiting to get word of Manny Machado’s decision about where’s he’s going to be playing this coming season.  Rumor has it that the White Sox have offered the talented young shortstop a seven year deal worth something like one hundred... Read more »

Washington D.C. :The New Romper Room!

When you’re a kid you can hardly wait to grow up.  There are so many more things you can do, there are so many privileges that adulthood bestows.  Your life is your own and you are free to choose the what and the when of your life.  Of course, one of the major disappointments of... Read more »
Advertisement:

White Sox Can't Play With The Big Boys!!

Let me say right off the bat that I don’t have a clue where Manny Machado will play in 2019.  It is said he wants to play for his favorite team, the New York Yankees, but the Yankees don’t seem all that interested in signing him.  For a while it looked as if the battle... Read more »