The Reader published a great cover story
last week about what was really at stake in the Ike Carothers saga.‚ Only thing was, I didn't really understand it.
Jesse Menendez interviewed the Reader's Ben Joravsky
, and having listened to the interview, I think I get it.*
But man was this confusing. And, Ben says, that's the point:
SNIPPET_If Nobody Understands it they can do whatever_JesseM w Ben Joravsky of Chgo Reader
Escher meets hogwarts
* IF I've got this right, Carothers pleaded guilty to taking a bribe to arrange a zoning change for a local developer, but it seems like‚ he may also have helped that developer sell a piece of land for $5.3 million in taxpayer money.