Posts Tagged ‘rezko’

Looking Good


Rod Blogojevich, Roland Burris, Reverend Wright… the Chicago pattern is no joke. If there was any question whether or not the 2010 election season was heating up, it was dispelled on Monday morning when a Republican Senate candidate from Illinois released an ad questioning whether his primary opponent is a homosexual. Mayor Daley, Tony Rezko, […]

Right to Hell


Bill Ayers is unhappy with the way the anti-war movement is going. More than three decades after he co-founded the radical Weather Underground – the ’60s anti-war group condemned by critics as a “domestic terrorist” organization – Bill Ayers said that today’s anti-war movement “is not as strong and not as focused as it needs […]

Some liberals are irate with Barack for his decision to have Pastor Rick Warren give the invocation at the inauguration next month. Gay rights advocates and progressives denounced the decision to associate with Warren, an outspoken opponent of abortion rights, same-sex marriage and stem cell research, immediately after inaugural organizers announced the lineup for the […]

Circle Game


When bad times come, movie scripts write themselves. Some of America’s wealthiest socialites were facing ruin last night after the arrest of a Wall Street big hitter accused of the largest investor swindle perpetrated by one man. The good times have been tough to kill – the fates reluctant, perhaps, to let go of such […]

Triple J


Big surprise. Even though U.S. Rep. Jesse Jackson Jr. says he has gotten a clean bill of health from federal prosecutors, sources tell the Chicago Sun-Times he’s not yet in the clear. Prosecutors always tell dirty politicians that they’re not suspects, don’t they? At least, they do until they’re ready to arrest them. Investigators want […]

Hostess Gift


The Chicagogate Scandal is getting richer. Congressman Jesse Jackson, Jr. (D-IL) is the anonymous “Senate Candidate #5” whose emissaries Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich reportedly claimed offered up to a million dollars to name him to the U.S. Senate, federal law enforcement sources tell ABC News. One million bucks! Small potatoes for the Jackson family, which […]

As disgusting as it is to read, isn’t this business as usual? Blagojevich was caught on wiretaps noting that the Senate seat “is a fucking valuable thing, you just don’t give it away for nothing.” Weren’t we talking during the presidential race how Hillary was looking for a promise of money help from Barack before […]