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Roger Ebert, Teacher

I own a lot of books, and I own a lot of movies. It would be hard to say which passion has owned more of me, but while my mind says books, my heart says film. 1,057 more words


It Was Check-UpTime For The Lions At Brookfield Zoo!

How do you do a checkup on a lion?

Well, you make sure they’re asleep. A very, very deep sleep!

That’s what The Sun-Times says… 95 more words


Sun-Times' Digital Direction Sign of Times

By Edward M. Bury, APR (aka The PRDude)

A news report last week regarding Chicago’s longest-standing source of daily news was somewhat expected, given today’s digitally-driven world, but nonetheless saddening. 322 more words

CN March 12, 2015, Part one

Article 8, section 5. “Membership in any pension or retirement system of the State, any unit of local government or school district, or any agency or instrumentality thereof, shall be an enforceable contractual relationship, the benefits of which shall not be diminished or impaired.” 1,414 more words

Chicago Newsroom Past Shows

The Guardian’s Homan Square story was huge on the internet—but not in Chicago media

By Jackie Spinner | Columbia Journalism Review | March 4, 2015

CHICAGO, IL — On Election Day just over a week ago, as this city’s reporters and editors focused on whether the incumbent mayor with ties to the White House would win big or be forced into a historic run-off, an out-of-town newspaper produced a startling account of alleged abuse at a police facility called Homan Square.

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Signposts - Christians Fighting Back

By Charlie Johnston

I have added a new category with this post which I call “Signposts.” Things are happening so fast and furious right now that I can either have massive “Musings” columns, pass over some important items altogether, or give you some links to a specific item of note that I can’t devote a full column to as it comes up. 1,130 more words


Signing off from the Chicago Sun-Times

I’m a native Chicagoan, and I waited a long time and worked at a number of places before the Chicago Sun-Times finally called me in for an interview. 146 more words