Crook County is what happens when you elect a leftist to run it

By John Ruberry "They'll turn us all into beggars 'cause they're easier to please. "The Rainmakers, Government Cheese. "I am sick and tired of subsidizing crooks." Roger Keats, Toni Preckwinkle's 2010 Republican general election opponent, announcing his move to Texas. Last month in this space I wrote about Illinois' bubbling soda tax rebellion in Cook … Continue reading Crook County is what happens when you elect a leftist to run it

“They may search our trash…”

This morning I went with Da wife to Dunkin Donuts to get her the morning coffee that is required for the day to be pleasant. She got her coffee while I ordered a dozen donuts to take home. As the young lady put on a pair of gloves before daring to lay hands on the … Continue reading “They may search our trash…”

Blogger lunch at the Border

In between selling ads today I'm having a small lunch with some bloggers here at the Border Grille and Bar today from 12-1 or so. If you are not familiar with their lunch buffet here is a peek from last month There was a reason why Stacy McCain held court here last January, and food … Continue reading Blogger lunch at the Border