Take the Formula One racing teams, for example. Knowing full well that it will be a mite chilly in the northern hemisphere this time of year, they planned to open their 2014 racing season in Australia on March 16.
Do the media morons even read what they write? Channel 7 posts this yesterday: Chicago Police say crime in the city is down again. The Police Department says murders were down 25 percent last month. Shooting incidents were down 38 percent. Show More Summary
From what we can determine, three, count 'em, one, two, three, changes late Friday evening: James Jones from 020 to 003 (lateral) Glenn Evans from 003 to 011 (lateral) Lt. Kevin (?) Duffin to Acting Commander of 020 We have no idea why the AdMin Fax labels Duffin as "Acting Commander."
From the comments: What, no comments about what the idiot first deputy said at compstat? He didn't even realize he was being offensive, that's the beauty of it. Best and brightest, my ass. Let us know what he said and we'll post it. Al is always entertaining. He's like our very own Joe Biden.
While performing mop-up operations they started uncovering dog bodies throughout the garage. Positive identification of the breeds was difficult but it strongly appeared that they were all pit bulls...
I read an interesting article yesterday that JEMS published in their online edition relating to ambulance chassis and an upcoming, temporary shortage of them....
1926 Hudson hand-crafted into an amazing surf wagon.
Here's a typical Rahm stunt - blame the police: The Chicago Police Department was “slow to react” to the splintering of street gangs that drove a spike in the city’s homicide rate, Mayor Rahm Emanuel acknowledged Thursday.Emanuel made...Show More Summary
5,000 new gun owners on the streets: Illinois' first concealed carry gun licenses — about 5,000 of them — are being printed and mailed today, Illinois State Police officials said in a morning press conference.Officials said they have received more than 50,000 applications. Show More Summary
You don't say? Ald. Howard Brookins had just told a real estate developer he wasn’t likely to support a new liquor license in his South Side ward when the developer announced a proposal that would “make everyone happy,” federal prosecutors...Show More Summary
IT WAS NOT A QUESTION OF "IF" but how many centuries until a crystal ball would fail its seer and start a house fire while the owner was asleep.
THE BREWSTER (Massachusetts) FIRE DEPARTMENT accepted the resignation of their Call Deputy Fire Chief William Harrison on February 5 following a police department investigation into his activities....
Something else to look forward to is the about-face from the food police who now admit that we were right all along and the admission that salt is really good for you.
… there’s a new column up on EMS1. Looking out for each other.
Well, maybe medium ones.A number of commanders to be named today, a few lateral transfers, too.Carry on.
Right behind Detroit: Chicago's world-famous skyline is lit up and looking good Thursday night. But an unidentified critic put Chicago right next to Detroit at the top of a list of "Cities You Should Move Away From." CitiesJournal.com...Show More Summary
Great, someone figured out that they're big, slow moving, easy to hit, usually full of people and will guarantee you a headline for anti-social behavior: Shots, possibly from a pellet gun, damaged windows on two CTA buses in the West...Show More Summary