This morning has been one of back-patting and thanks to officials and police for all the hard work put into this weekend's NATO events.Like all things in Chicago, there are knowns that go unsaid, and the big ones are thanking the police officers for not evoking scenes of the '68 Democratic C
President Obama stole the headlines yesterday and this morning with his NATO plan for withdrawal from the war in Afghanistan. But the bigger story is that this protest didn't garner international media attention.
The whimsical, fairy-tale atmosphere of opening night has quickly worn off for darker colors. Take Paradise, for example, a film by Austrian director Ulrich Seidl about sexual tourism in the Horn of Africa.
Worldview film commentator Milos Stehlik arrived in post-Sarkozy France this past weekend, along with the rest of the global film world. Before he sits down to a days-long feast of film, he tried a sampling of French TV news.