Charles Van Doren revisits the quiz-show scandals and the making of Robert Redford’s Quiz Show.
Tag: Vol. 37 No. 44
Issue of Jul. 24 – 30, 2008
Lyric season auditions
Lyric auditions for 2008-9 season.
Jon Voight hates your Chicago socialist radical politics
Think Hollywood has been won over by Obama? Think again.
The rest of the story behind the Uptown Theater purchase
Renovations on the Uptown Theatre will probably be financed by a reliable source — the Lawrence-Broadway TIF district.
Ed Burke wants the CPD to put together an entirely different sort of “special operations” section
What should the CPD be doing about gang-bangers? Inspecting their pit bulls’ genitals, obviously.
That cloudy crystal ball
Was Mayor Daley’s 2008 budget overly optimistic? It’s sure looking like it.
Things that are worth emphasizing
On zombie housing memes and the 2016 Olympics.
Mayor Nice Guy gives us a break
The real reason Mayor Daley’s holding back on a property tax hike (hint: it has to do with the Olympics).
Uptown Theater on the upswing?
The Uptown Theater is getting a new owner.
Truth in video . . .
A video shows a New York City cop knocking a biker to the ground during a Critical Mass rally.
Op-ed of the week
The ongoing O’Hare UFO mystery: yet another reason to be afraid.
Doomsday every day
Breaking news: the state budget is still dead.
Wow, the liberal media conspiracy is bigger than I thought
No one wants to write about John McCain.
One bite: fatty salmon yeoneo hwe
One bite: raw salmon yeoneo hwe
Will they have a faux-Irish wake?
The world’s most boring news alert