Congress Pardons Jack Johnson; Health Care Still Not Solved

Thursday, July 30th, 2009

On the day before it adjourns for a summer break it hasn't earned, the United States House of Representatives passed a resolution calling for a pardon of boxing great Jack Johnson. Johnson was the first black world heavyweight boxing champion and held the title from 1908 until 1915. In 1913 he ...

Camilla Belle Picture and Today’s Links

Wednesday, July 29th, 2009

Camilla Belle is newly single. Game on for other, non-happily-married bloggers! Remember how the Brohm family all basically started working for the Louisville football team? Yeah, not anymore - Strait Pinkie Carlos Boozer makes a lot of money, but he spends a lot of money too - Bootlegger Sports It's a ridiculous lawsuit, ...

Link Dump! Brought To You By Sgt. Joe Friday and Officer Bill Gannon

Wednesday, July 22nd, 2009

There are over five thousand men in this city who know that being a blogger is an endless, glamorless, thankless job that's gotta be done. I know it, too. And I'm damned glad to be one of them. TMZ just pissed me off for a completely different reason this time. 6:45 ...

Jill Wagner Bikini Picture and Today’s Links

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2009

Jill Wagner is bringing the hotness, and so are the links. I'm Winston Wolfe. I solve problems - Amphibious Sports Duo At least in the NFL it's an accident...usually - Sports Rubbish Nolan Reimold is a name to know, and not just because it's funny-sounding - More Hardball This is funny because it's Cristiano ...

Yes We May

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009

Today, we will witness something that many Americans never thought they'd live to see: a Chicago White Sox fan taking the Oath of Office. White Sox fans have traditionally lived many places. Several live in "the big house" -- and I don't mean Michigan Stadium. Others, in "mobile homes." And some ...

This New President Could Do Wonders for Chicago’s Olympic Bid

Thursday, November 6th, 2008

There was a little news item floating around Monday in relation to this guy we elected to run these United States of America and his connection to Chicago which brushes right into our little realm of sports. With Chicago very much in the running to host the Olympics in 2016, people ...

Will This Man Affect the Future of Democracy?

Monday, November 3rd, 2008

By the time you read this post, it will probably be moot. But when you must resort to borrowing internet access from unwitting neighbors, timeliness takes a backseat to whenever you can get a post online. In what will likely be their last televised interviews before Election Day, presidential candidates Barack ...

Can’t We All Just Get Along

Friday, October 10th, 2008

Pacman Jones is fighting his bodyguard. Tim McCarver is taking shots at Manny. Carl Edwards and Kevin Harvick are calling each other pansies and scuffling. Melvin Ely is flipping Roy Hibbert the bird. When will it end? A lot of people think Barack Obama and John McCain hate each other. I’m here to tell you ...