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Democrat on Nikki Haley: “We’re Gonna Escort Whore Out the Door”

It’s clearly a brain freeze, but if a Republican had said it about a female Democrat, they’d be screeching in fauxtrage. So watch it and laugh. Skip to 1:00 if you’re in a hurry. I can’t embed it because it’s one of these retarded auto-start videos, and what’s more you have to sit there 10 […]

Meet Wendy Sherman, architect of appeasement disasters in nuclear negotiations with North Korea and Iran

The Pentagon says North Korea probably now has ICBM nuclear warheads. The person who was in charge of negotiations to prevent that now leads our negotiating team supposedly preventing the mullahs from getting nukes.


It seems hard to believe but a doctor who returned from Guinea after working with Ebola patients decided the best thing to do was to go out in public. On a packed subway. Seems like he's a good guy with bad ideas. Soooo, not the doctor I'll be going to any time soon. You?

Israel and the West's Submission to Islam

Unable to contend with Islam’s massive penetration of the continent, or to deal effectively and morally with its barbaric warfare against peoples in the Middle East.

'Land' Slide Preferable: We'll Be Happy with a Terri Lynn Land Win!

While Detroit is a liberal disaster, the rest of Michigan is pretty awesome. Let's keep it that way.

Monica's Back!

Sex is really not the important element of the Lewinsky/Clinton entanglement -- it's the absence of shame.

Election Day fairy tale shows who really wields power in Illinois

With Republican Bruce Rauner surging in the final days to make his race with incumbent Democratic Gov. Pat Quinn virtually even, it's obvious what some of you are thinking.

Flashback: When Presidents Respected the Constitution

One president in particular, and a leading light for conservatives.

The Left and the Distortion of History

What is so nefarious about today's educational system is that teachers do not even realize they are the purveyors of the distortions, myths, and lies that are destroying the greatest economic and political system ever created by man...

Friday Night Music

Another version of Big Star’s Thirteen, this time from The Posies. Magic.

Tribune choices for races in the collar counties

The Tribune offers endorsements today in contested countywide races in DuPage, Kane, Lake, McHenry and Will counties.

Sun-Times needs more sunshine on recent troubling story

I was hesitant to write about recent developments at the Sun-Times — the biggest story in my little world last week — until seemingly hundreds of readers insisted I do so.

All kidding aside, Jon Stewart's movie tackles torture

Comedian Jon Stewart's debut as a movie director entertains, enlightens and even inspires. But be warned, fans of "The Daily Show": In case you haven't heard, it's not a comedy.

CTA bomb screening is a waste

Today's announcement that Chicago police will start screening bags at CTA stations for explosives is one of those instances where the people in charge of our safety are trying to make us feel safer while actually achieving little or nothing -- and, in fact, making us less safe.

Biter Luis Suarez to Return for Barcelona

The coach of Barcelona, Luis Enrique, revealed that Luis Suarez, banned after biting Italy’s Giorgio Chiellini in June, will play for the team in Saturday’s Clasico. Enrique would not say whether Suarez would start in the game against Real Madrid. Show More Summary

Penn. High School Cancels Football Season over Hazing Accusations

Another high school has abruptly canceled its football season over accusations of hazing, this time in Pennsylvania. The Central Bucks High School West football season has come to an end over charges that a new player was forced to grab another student's genitals during a recent summer training camp. Show More Summary

The 3 CFB Games That Matter: Buckeyes, Tigers, and Rebels in the Valley of Death

This week we get back down to Earth on the college gridiron. The past two weeks have been crazy with multiple top-5 and top-10 matchups. It was fun while it lasted but this week the “other guys” get the spotlight. #3 Ole Miss at #24 LSU I’m not calling for the upset here. Show More Summary

Maher: Racism Causes Obama to Restrict Press

HBO’s “Real Time” host Bill Maher argued that President Obama has cracked down on whistleblowers and the press more than President Bush because he needs to prevent a terrorist attack and if there was a terrorist attack during the Obama administration there wouldn’t be a black president for 100 years” on Friday. Show More Summary

Late Late Night FDL: Ghost Hunt

Muppet Labs -- Ghost Hunt. It is not just Muppet Labs that are looking for ghosts. We all are. The ghost of our democracy. The ghost of our Constitution and its protections. The ghost of an independent press. The ghosts of elected officials enacting the will of the people. Show More Summary

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