Archive for December 2019

Cartels/Gangs/Legal Marijuana/ Illinois/Taxes and Suckers

Cartels/Gangs/Legal Marijuana/ Illinois/Taxes and Suckers
On January 1st (tomorrow) for those of you in Illinois who have been on retreat in the Himalayas or who have been in a prolonged coma, Marijuana will be sold on the open market. Yep! just like that, possessing the weed will no longer get you a trip to Crowbar Hotel, or the fear of... Read more »

Confusion and the ACLU/ Profiling Criminals/ It's What Cops Do/ 10,000 Guns Is Not Profiling/Chicagoans Need an Awaking

I know it’s extremely difficult to criticize an organization that is dedicated not only in name but action, against anyone or anything that tampers with the “Civil Liberties” of Americans. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) was founded in 1920, and of course, it’s stated mission is “to defend and preserve the individual rights and... Read more »

A Shocker Even for Chicago/ 13 People Shot/ At a memorial for a Shooting Victim

A Shocker Even for Chicago/ 13 People Shot/  At a memorial for a Shooting Victim
One day after thumping about Violent crime being down for the third year running Chicago’s leaders get stuffed with a dose of reality. 13 people were shot in one mass shooting, in which one police official called an “ISOLATED INCIDENT.” (The memorial party was for a so-called victim who was shot and killed while trying... Read more »
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Marijuana Arrest's/ Kim Foxx A Savior or a Phony Political Stunt/ Sports Gambling Arrests/Duh/Gamblers Need Love also.

Marijuana Arrest's/ Kim Foxx A  Savior or a Phony Political Stunt/ Sports Gambling Arrests/Duh/Gamblers Need Love also.
Try to imagine the soft voice of Forrest Gump “and just like that, they were never arrested.” Beleaguered Cook County States Attorney Kim Foxx who is running again for Cook County States Attorney (at last count at least 7 people have decided to run against her ) has decided to expunge the records of a... Read more »

Suicide/Chicago's Cops are Ground zero/ Help is on the way/ Charlie Beck a Godsend

Suicide/Chicago's Cops are Ground zero/ Help is on the way/ Charlie Beck a Godsend
I wrote this last week and it was published in Crain’s Chicago Business, my thanks to them for letting me reach out to Chicago’s business community. When Mayor Lori Lightfoot introduced interim Chicago police Superintendent Charlie Beck at a news conference last month she had this to say “He knows how to get things done.... Read more »

Don't Be a Victim/ Safety Tips for the Holidays/ Porch Pirates/Expecting a Package?/ Drink Dopers/ Thieves/ Criminals Lurk.

Don't Be a Victim/ Safety Tips for the Holidays/ Porch Pirates/Expecting a Package?/ Drink Dopers/ Thieves/ Criminals Lurk.
I remember back in the sixties and early 70s when banks and new credit card companies decided that the Diners Club credit cards were a great idea. They decided on experimenting with credit cards that could purchase merchandise, gas, entertainment, groceries, and almost anything else that American consumers purchased.  In their failed wisdom they sent... Read more »
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Uber/Hail A Sexual Assault//Feel safe/ Think Again/ Pay Attention/CRUCIAL SAFETY TIPS.

Uber/Hail A Sexual Assault//Feel safe/ Think Again/ Pay Attention/CRUCIAL SAFETY TIPS.
Just this last week Uber the worldwide taxi service which boasts of it’s convenient, inexpensive, taxi service released some startling news that certainly got my attention. Before the reality of 2018,  that boast always had SAFETY tucked in nicely before convenient and inexpensive.  The reality is that in 2018 the company copped to at least... Read more »

A Quick Quiz/ A Kidnapping and Multiple Rapes Over Six Days/ A Cop Reacting To A Face Full of Spit/ Which One is more Disturbing?

I promise I will not try to prejudice your answer. Just the facts, and nothing but the facts. A few days ago a Chicago Police officer responded to a call of a disturbance in a bus stop by an individual who was drinking from an open bottle of alcohol. When the officer tried to get... Read more »