Archive for May 2021

Vincent Price's fondness for this cuisine might surprise you

Author’s note: The following verse was inspired by “Vincent Price, Hot Dog Lover” posted by fellow ChicagoNow blogger, Mark Andel. In a scene Vincent Price rides a coach in the fog. In the next his eyes glow near a smoldering log. At the end of the shot On the old movie lot, Perhaps he drank... Read more »

January 6 has left an indelible wound on our nation's psyche and we need a commission to find the truth and give us closure

“I would like to see January 6th burned into the American mind as firmly as 9/11 because it was that scale of a shock to the system. I think there will be a commission, but it is controversial for that reason.” George Will Remember the Capitol insurrection Which aimed to undo the election. The destruction... Read more »

Jeff Bezos: Poster Boy for Wealth Inequality

Jeff Bezos has a superyacht; So that’s where he relaxes. But hasn’t paid the IRS A single cent in taxes.* *For 2017 and 2018. In 2019 Amazon paid 1.2% on $13 billion of income.