This week’s talks, tastings, and events.
Sarah Palin will make the White House awesome.
You Shoot: Violation of Code #09-64-100(c)
Tony Peraica brings his campaign for state’s attorney to the Cook County Board, and he’s told to stuff it.
Present and former Los Angeles Times staffers sue Sam Zell.
Our neighbors to the north push the limits of toilet paper.
Chicago stresses me much less than stupid magazine rankings.
Carlos Zambrano is honored by the Cook County Board.
Steppenwolf’s Martha Lavey will guest on Conversations with Extraordinary People.
9/17: Free outdoor screening of documentaries about the Silver Jews and the Minutemen
The Pygmalion Music Festival runs September 17 through 20 in Champaign-Urbana.
The Trib redesign, due on the 29th, is closer to reality.
Should there be a right to “homosexual sodomy”? Hell if Antonin Scalia knows.
9/19: Clubbing with Mini-Me
Jay Mariotti explains why he left the Chicago Sun-Times and hasn’t wound up at the Chicago Tribune–yet.