I liked Spike Lee's new movie "Chi-Raq," the story about the gang wars and all the lives lost in the war zone that is Chicago.
If you stand out on Michigan Avenue in the evening -- on that Magnificent Mile we also call Boul Mich -- you'll hear many languages spoken on our most international of streets:
If you stand out on Michigan Avenue in the evening -- on that Magnificent Mile we also call Boul Mich -- you'll hear many languages spoken on our most international of streets...
There is a video that could tear Chicago apart.
I feel a deep regret in missing even one game of the World Series to watch the Republican presidential candidates' debate.
Americans rushing out to buy Halloween candy for trick-or-treaters should know about the new Federal Halloween Candy Law
Someday, the mysterious Individual A in the Dennis Hastert $3.5 million hush-money case may come forward and tell stories about Hastert, the former Republican House Speaker.
With the Cubs in the playoffs as the plucky darlings of the nation, behold the mayor of Chicago.
Our humor is rhetorically violent. Our popular music just as violent. We're addicted to social media, where anonymity breeds a freedom to ridicule others, to peel their skin with venomous fingers from unknown keyboards. And we give our children phones at young ages so they may play, too.
Hillary Clinton and Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel have so much in common, in politics, in truthiness, and now in their questionable use of private email.
Donald Trump wanted to kick him off the debate stage. Fox News ignored him. CNN limited his time, then called him a loser.
What's happening to Hillary Clinton with this continuing email scandal of hers is pitiful, indeed.
The killing of Fox Lake, Illinois, police Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz had nothing to do with our hashtag politics about which lives matter.
America isn't yearning for Al Gore, the $200 million man, to run for president and save us from those 1 percenters and their obnoxious carbon footprints.
There is no cure for the Touch of Death, or Dim Mak as it's known in those cheesy martial arts movies.
You don't have to watch those videos of Planned Parenthood officials released by an anti-abortion group.
Hillary Clinton is in deep, deep (I almost wrote "yogurt," but I really like yogurt) for her lies and pending investigations that will inevitably drag her down.
When we think of evil, we think of something violent or demonic, something filled with hatred and wretchedly hungry to devour the good.
I've found a way to stop the deadly national epidemic of blithering idiots who text while driving. Oh, it might be a tad controversial, since a few Americans will invariably get squashed like pulpy bugs. But can you make an omelet without breaking an egg?
What do we talk about when we talk about race in America?