On A Lighter Note…

Taking a break from the social activism and state politics for a moment, I want to mention that I’m taking part in a staged reading this evening. Whee! Remy Bumppo Theatre is holding a staged reading of an adaptation of E.M. Forster’s A Passage to India....

HE Did NOT Just Say That

This story will not die.If you will recall, in my first entry regarding the whole Monique Davis/Rob Sherman debacle, I said that Mr. Sherman’s website made him look like a bit of a douche. Mr. Sherman reinforced this impression with this genius quote:Now that...

She Did NOT Just Say That! &#8212 Part III

State Representative Monique Davis has apologized to Rob Sherman for her attack on him last week. According to the article, Rep. Davis blamed her outburst on having just learned of another student death at Chicago Public Schools. Such news is indeed upsetting; the...

She Did NOT Just Say That!

I can’t believe it took me so long to hear about this. Thanks, Shane, for bringing it to my attention.One of this country’s bedrock principles states that nobody should ever be persecuted on account of their religious beliefs. Religious persecution was the...