Archive for September 2021

Chicago's Teens/ Hundreds and hundreds of Victims of Violence/ Chicago's Leaders Blow away The Straw Before it Lands On the Camel's Back

Chicago's Teens/ Hundreds and hundreds of Victims of Violence/ Chicago's Leaders Blow away The Straw Before it Lands On the Camel's Back
Tuesday’s violence stands out only because of the shooting deaths of two more young teens, both students at Simeon High School, another is in critical condition with a leg wound. I say only, because of the alarming number of teens among the 3,422 persons shot in Chicago this year. Hundreds of the murdered victims are... Read more »

Fractured Logic/ Faceless Heros/Maligned And Under-appreciated/ A Profession Survived Rather Than Enjoyed/ Losing the Ability to Be Shocked

Fractured Logic/ Faceless Heros/Maligned And Under-appreciated/ A Profession Survived Rather Than Enjoyed/ Losing the Ability to Be Shocked
“THE PAST IS PROLOGUE” ANTONIO! SHAKESPEARE “THE TEMPEST” I want to start off by repeating an op-ed that the Beverly Review published in Chicago this week. It will give you some sense of just where I’m going with this article. it is as follows—Retired City Cop Praises Firefighters and EMTs. I’m a retired Chicago Police... Read more »

PARAPOSDOKIAN- OH YEA! BETTER NOT CALL ME THAT AGAIN/ CHURCHILL AND DOROTHY PARKER/ COME ON HAVE A LAUGH/A BREAK FROM THE CLOWNS OF CHICAGO

PARAPOSDOKIAN- OH YEA!  BETTER NOT CALL ME THAT AGAIN/ CHURCHILL AND DOROTHY PARKER/ COME ON HAVE A LAUGH/A BREAK FROM THE CLOWNS OF CHICAGO
I’m past my eighth decade on earth and I spent great parts of it reading about humorous and interesting people. Of course, Shakespeare, Churchill, and a big favorite Dorothy Parker were always front and center. Being a former Marine and a cop in Chicago the retreat from all the mayhem and drama was better than... Read more »
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