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Who Failed Chicago?

Jake270 Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 6:10 PM
If Obama and his cronies were Republicans, they'd have been drummed out of office a long time ago.
Luscious Lars Wrote: Feb 13, 2013 6:31 PM
Oh man. You were talking about Obama being drummed out of office and my mind just conjured up one of those little wind up monkeys who plays the drums. Down boy. (I'm talking to my imagination).
On Tuesday, President Obama and the first lady used the State of the Union spotlight to pay tribute to an innocent teenage girl shot and killed by Chicago gang thugs. On Friday, Obama will travel to the Windy City to decry violence and crusade for more gun laws in the town with the strictest gun laws and bloodiest gun-related death tolls in America.

Does the White House really want to open up a national conversation about the state of Chicago? OK, let's talk.

Obama, his wife, his campaign strategists, his closest cronies and his biggest bundlers all hail from Chicago. Senior adviser and...