You gotta love Fourth Ward alderman Toni Preckwinkle. True, I think she’s wasting her intellect and integrity on supporting Chicago’s Olympic bid, thus giving Mayor Daley perhaps his only shred of credibility on the subject. But she really is one of Chicago’s great political characters.
Daley gives us but one choice for securing Chicago’s economic future, a choice between stagnation and an Olympics that lasts all of several weeks during one summer seven years away. He’s become like the drunk telling his family that their only salvation is, not in his sobering up and getting a grip, but in the […]