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Gun Powder and Testosterone

Jim Worth | Posted 03.26.2013 | Politics
Jim Worth

Though W.C. Fields once joked, "They say gasoline and alcohol don't mix... actually, they do, they just don't taste good," the combination of gun powder and testosterone is no joking matter.

For Sale: Very Large, Slightly Damaged Country

Tom Gerdy | Posted 03.08.2013 | Politics
Tom Gerdy

At this point in our history, I am certain the country would be listed in realtor's terms as a "fixer-upper" or a "handyman special." This country might not have a long history compared with others around the world, but it has a strong one.

Joravsky on Rahm: "And He Wonders Why No One Trusts Him"

Barbara Popovic | Posted 02.25.2013 | Chicago
Barbara Popovic

Does Mayor Emanuel already know what schools he wants to close in March? The Reader's Ben Joravsky thinks he does. And WBEZ's Achy Obejas thinks that there's not going to be much movement on gun regulation.

High Capacity: What's Not to Like?

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Just so you know: There are plenty of perfectly good reasons to buy high-capacity magazines for your favorite firearm. Unfortunately, I seem to have m...