Archive for October 2013

Sandusky Verdict Payout Enough for Abuse Victims?

Sandusky Verdict Payout Enough for Abuse Victims?
“We cannot undo what has been done, but we can and must do everything possible to learn from this and ensure it never happens again at Penn State.” Rodney A. Erickson, President, Penn State University As reported by the New York Times and other news outlets, Penn State has agreed to pay $59.7 million to... Read more »

World Series 2013: Balls and Misdeameanors

World Series 2013: Balls and Misdeameanors
As the World Series 2013 gets underway at Fenway Park tonight, a sea of red will rise above the Green Monster on Yawkey Way. While the St. Louis Cardinals and Boston Red Sox take the mound, with Adam Wainright and former Chicago Cub Jon Lester, I am thinking about just one thing. Balls. Home run... Read more »

To Miley Cyrus: Five Reasons Why Sex Is Better After 40

To Miley Cyrus: Five Reasons Why Sex Is Better After 40
It seems appropriate that on this Happy Hump Day in Fall, 2013, that I should address a few things I know a little about:  Oak Park native Betty White and Humping. In an ironic coincidence, it’s  Mental Health Awareness Week.  And Miley Cyrus has struck again. She could learn some things by listening to her... Read more »
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Of Catholics, Ghost Burgers, And My Dad..

Of Catholics, Ghost Burgers, And My Dad..
Here’s a real Monday question: Would you eat a “Ghost Burger” from Kuma’s, knowing what you know now? “Kuma’s Corner is aware that in some cases, people have unfortunately found reason to find offense at our recent special menu addition the Ghost. We make hamburgers for a living. We are a small nine table restaurant... Read more »

Geneva Native/Chicago Red Stars Defender Okay After Surgery

Geneva Native/Chicago Red Stars Defender Okay After Surgery
The offseason is full of perils in any sport. Now, word comes from General Manager Alyse Lahue that Chicago Red Stars defender Jackie Santacaterina underwent successful surgery of her right hip on Wednesday in late September. The surgeries, for the medical residents among our Token Female fans, included labral debridement, femeroplasty, and a capsular repair.... Read more »
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