Assorted Images PintasticNE 2017

Not much time for a full post so the rest of the interviews will have to wait a day or two but here are still images from PintasticNE 2017 The full gallery is below but we'll highlight a few Pinball giants Captain Pintastic and friend in the VIP room Men of the Internet together at … Continue reading Assorted Images PintasticNE 2017

Illinois’ false budget fix

By John Ruberry On Thursday the Democratic-dominated Illinois House, with aid of ten Republicans, overrode Governor Bruce Rauner's veto of a 32 percent income tax hike. The corporate rate jumped by 35 percent. Apologists for the income tax increase love to point out that many states have higher income tax rates, but last week's override … Continue reading Illinois’ false budget fix

Pinball’s Giants Jersey Jack , Barry Oursler, Todd Tuckey & David Thiel at PintasticNE 2017

Like Blogging and Quilting etc the Pinball world has its giants and we interviewed several of them at Pintastic NE Let's start with the designers like Barry Oursler who was a featured speaker. He is a soft spoken man who approached me because of my Doctor Who scarf and told me he designed a house … Continue reading Pinball’s Giants Jersey Jack , Barry Oursler, Todd Tuckey & David Thiel at PintasticNE 2017