The Illinois National Guard Delta unit returned home to Woodstock, IL yesterday after a gruesome deployment in Afghanistan. The Trib has a must-read.
Chicagoist is reporting on a billboard in Pilsen
that was painted by a pr0-immigration youth group. Well, someone didn't like it and defaced it. You know, what your mother taught you to do when you don't like something...
A study shows that the region's beaches were closed over 3,000 times in 2008
.‚ I don't think I've been to the beach 3,000 times in my life.
Breaking Tweets Chicago
has a great picture of Chicago irony
And is everybody ready for camp? You know it's Bears camp when columnists start trouble
. So Urlacher is jealous of Cutler. But according to Urlacher, this is just media being media
Let's just do a viral video - here's a very funny video that has been forwarded to me by several of my NPR colleagues. It's good stuff and worth a watch.