Watch this video of IL Treasurer Alexi Giannoulias speaking at the DNC tonight. Well, it's a video of his prompter. And watch Alexi just barrel past the 2 minute limit and tack on a couple more. Watch out DNC, Alexi plays by his own rules!
The Air Show is in town this weekend, and practice has commenced for the high flying aces. Our studios, out on Navy Pier, are directly below the flight plan. This makes for a noisy day around the office.
Did you document last night's storm visually? Whether it's lightning strikes or downed trees the morning after, we want to see it in our Flickr group! Check out the photos that have been submitted so far:
Also check out these Flickr videos submitted to our pool:
Lollapalooza 2008 just wrapped up its 3-day run at Grant Park. A record 225,000 music fans were in attendance to see acts like Kanye West, Nine Inch Nails and Wilco. I was able go to Friday's sold-out festivities, which featured CSS, Bloc Party and headliners Radiohead.