Monthly Archives: September 2007

Thanks GOP!

When Bush, the Republicans and some chickenshit Dems were “busy” condemning MoveOn.org for an ad that was 100% truthful, the DC punditry tried to paste some sort of scarlet letter on the group. Didn’t the anti-war organization “go too far?”–and … Continue reading

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A New Film Project Risen from the Dead

Sean Penn is reportedly set to play gay political icon county supervisor Harvey Milk in Gus Van Sant’s adaptation of “The Mayor of Castro Street.” Matt Damon is on to play Milk’s assassin fellow supervisor Dan White. My headline reads “risen from … Continue reading

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CTA May Hike Rates, Because GOP Leader is Acting the Ass

All of you in Chicagoland should read this good editorial from the Chicago Tribune basically assailing Tom Cross, the State House Republican leader for holding up a much needed increased funding for CTA.  His problem? They want money for upgrading … Continue reading

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The Great Josef Zawinul Dies

Lengendary jazz pianist Josef (“Joe”) Zawinul died at age 75. He was a leading force in the “Electric Jazz” movement, first backing such legends as Miles Davis and Cannonball Adderley, and then forming the influential group Weather Report in the … Continue reading

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Tonight’s Music Selection: Shirley (Goodman) & Company

Before Disco defined banality with monotonous thumping beats, overproduced gloss and the insane urge to grasp every musical style into its claws (“Disco Italiano” and “Disco Polka”?), it was actually a great extention of funk, soul, and, when integrated, rock … Continue reading

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This is the type of leadership the Dems need right now

Undercutting the overly compromising Harry Reid, my senator Dick Durbin says no more Iraq money until a definite plan for troops coming home is established.

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Latest GOP/Right Wing Craziness

If you have any doubts that the right-wings’ heads are spinning with desperation, you should check out a few things that have happened the last few days: Larry Craig, the not-gay Idaho Senator fined for soliciting gay sex in a … Continue reading

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