I’ve always been ambivalent about the use of land acknowledgements in the arts sector, but as I am not of Indigenous descent, I can’t speak for Indigenous opinions on the matter. At the world premiere of King James at Steppenwolf, the audience was treated to not only a land acknowledgement, but also to what I […]
Tag: LeBron James
The James rules
MAGA plays its LeBron card to scare white people into voting against the Democrats.
Move over, Iron Mike
Urlacher leads the charge for Trump’s white backlash campaign.
Hey, MAGA, stop using Dr. King to justify police brutality.
Hometown basketball phenom Markese Jacobs was poised to bring glory to DePaul—until he heard a pop in his knee.
Donald Trump is Bruce Rauner’s useful idiot—and vice versa
If you want to know why Bruce Rauner doesn’t know what to say about Donald Trump, consider the fallout from the president’s latest Twitter war juxtaposed with POTUS’s proposed capital gains tax cut. One of which got a ton of publicity, the other almost none at all. The tweet storm has to do with LeBron […]
J.B. Pritzker, Pat Quinn win top spots on March 2018 primary ballot, and other Chicago news
Also, the state senate plans public hearings on Illinois Veterans Home deaths.
Tough call: Justice and the NBA
NBA refs made the right calls, even if they weren’t exactly right.
Mayor Rahm loses in primary election!
Look on the bright side, Chicago—in Tuesday’s primary, voters showed their utter disgust with Mayor Rahm’s policies. In a roundabout way.
LeBron James is the Casey of basketball
The Miami Heat star plays with a lackadaisical menace.
Hey Rahm: If Toni Preckwinkle unseats you, you’ll have more time to go skiing
What a week for the mayor to go AWOL
A bad day for the Heat haters
LeBron James and the Miami Heat win the NBA championship—big whoop
Hyping the humble: Sports Illustrated’s Jabari Parker profile
Sports Illustrated touts Simeon basketball star Jabari Parker
My nostalgia problem with the Bulls—or is it?
The current Bulls have trouble standing up against the Jordan Bulls, but is that truly nostalgia?
The startling truth about fan noise
Bulls fans should learn something from the scream that almost waylaid Tiger.