Let’s imagine a college basketball team had a 13-1 record in conference play and was 26-4, overall, going into the NCAA tournament. You might assume it gets a top seed in the tourney and is favored to go deep, maybe even reach the Final Four. But what if we told you the team was Harvard?
They got a 12th seed in the tourney. No one is, or was, knocking Harvard. The Crimson had an awesome team last year, bumping off Cincinnati (a 5th seed) and then holding their own, until finally succumbing, to... Read the full story »
Pat Quinn is a totally and completely undisciplined individual who thinks this government is nothing but a large easel on which to do his PR work. He almost created a shambles in that department” Harold Washington, 1987
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Like Captain Renault in “Casablanca,” reporters and advocates of Illinois’ medical marijuana program are shocked…shocked that Republican gubernatorial challenger Bruce Rauner thinks the state should actually make some money off the licensing of growers and sellers.
“I have to say that I am deeply troubled that he would treat this program as a money maker for the state,” Chris Lindsey of the Marijuana Policy Project told the Chicago Sun-Times. “I’m not sure he understands what the... Read the full story »