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How to Spend the Honeymoon

Walden Bello | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Walden Bello

The first 100 days of Obama's presidency will be, in the usual fashion, a honeymoon with the American people.

Cry Baby

Matt Budd | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Matt Budd

Barack has a lot to live up to. There's a ton of weight on that man's shoulders, but I feel confident and hopeful that things will work out. I promise to try and keep a stiff upper lip at least until January 20.

Obama Is Hiring: Job Change You Can Believe In

Andrea Chalupa | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Andrea Chalupa

Now that the election is over, campaign staffers, like some 2.8 million Americans, find themselves out of a job. What are their options?

Does Obama's Win Extend to Business?

Tim Berry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Tim Berry

They talk about coattails in terms of a popular candidate pulling other candidates with him. I hope Obama's victory has coattails in business too. Change is good.

Undoing the Bush Presidency: Why Stop There?

Ken Levine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ken Levine

Now comes word that President Obama plans on going back and correcting some of the boneheaded decisions Mr. Bush made while running the Texas Rangers (into the ground).

Buy American, Again

Patrick Takahashi | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Patrick Takahashi

When the second economic stimulus package is passed, the President should suggest that, as an act of loyalty to country, those planning to use this gift as down payment for a car, Buy American.

In the Doghouse

Darryle Pollack | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Darryle Pollack

Memo to President-elect Obama: As the rock star president, the world will surely scrutinize the most insignificant personal choices made by you and your family.

Obama's Dog Legacy: Presidential Pets In History (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The White House never seems to have a shortage of pets and throughout history the pets have received a great deal of press coverage. The current Whit...

Reading The Pictures: And Now We Want It Back

Michael Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Shaw

2008-11-06-whitehouse.jpg The scene of celebrants outside the White House made it so evident how the building was taken from us -- and now we want it back.

Sam Stein

Obama Cabinet Predictions: Who Could Get Picked? | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATED on November 5 at 8:00 p.m. Even before Barack Obama's historic victory, Washington was abuzz over what a Democratic White House might resembl...

What An Obama Presidency Would Mean For Chicago

Chicago Magazine | Robert Reed | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

The prospect of a President Barack Obama fills the top executive of Chicago Trolley and Double Decker Company with the audacity of hope. The company p...