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[27 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

Earlier this year, NHL hockey fans were asked to vote for the captains of the four teams to face off in this year’s new All-Star tourney. Three of the picks were players you’d expect: Jaromir Jagr from the Florida Panthers, Alex Ovechkin from the Washington Capitals, and Patrick Kane from the Chicago Blackhawks: True Gods of the Rink, who have scored hundreds of points.

But not the fourth. In a huge surprise, the fans gave the most votes to a long-time journeyman enforcer named John Scott. At age 33, earning the …

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[27 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

House Speaker Michael Madigan is intentionally holding up budget negotiations in Springfield, hoping to force a crisis that will end in a massive bailout for Chicago Public Schools (CPS), which is teetering on the brink of collapse. While Madigan attempts to work his political manipulation, funding for things such as schools and human services hangs in limbo, hurting the most vulnerable residents of Illinois. In a meeting with the editorial board of Crain’s Chicago Business, Governor Bruce Rauner revealed legislative leaders are…

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[27 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

Mayor of town where Trayvon Martin was killed carjacked at gunpoint outside his home https://t.co/p25AMrHekt via @MailOnline— DanRiehl (@DanRiehl) June 27, 2016

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[26 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

That’s Rahm Emanuel, mayor of our fair city, and Mellody Hobson, a Chicagoan who thinks she has him in her hip pocket, talking to the heavy-lidded Charlie Rose. She did, but where did she get the idea that all it took was his nod to get the museum?

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[26 Jun 2016 | No Comment | ]

The Philadephia Inquirer has an editorial slamming the one party town of Philadelphia:The elder statesman of this corrosive laissez-faire philosophy is of course Ed Rendell. While testifying for the man who gave the Fattah family $18,000 ostensibly for…