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Book Review: 'Doomsday' by Jack McKinney

There are many sci-fi franchises out there, and Robotech is one of them. Part of that universe is formed by the Robotech novels written by James Luceno and Brian Daley under the pen name Jack McKinney. 28 more words


Another big deal: Cushman & Wakefield to buy Chicago office specialist J.F. McKinney + Associates

by Dan Rafter

Major changes to the Midwest commercial real estate industry keep coming. This time, it’s the news that Cushman & Wakefield has agreed to purchase J.F. 374 more words

Chicago Commercial Real Estate

January 2015 book haul

Yangsze Choo’s The Ghost Bride was my last read book of 2014, and it will be my first of 2015. If I hadn’t paced myself at five chapters a day the first time around, I would have sped through it in a matter of hours. 1,163 more words


Science Fiction and Romance - My first books of the year

Let me start by saying how sorry I am that my wishes for a Happy New Year are late.   I’ve been caught up in all the Holiday festivities and when that was all finished, I got lost amongst the boxes of ornaments and Christmas lights as I tried to put everything away. 540 more words


Robotech #1: Genesis

There is science fiction and then there is geeky-science fiction.  Robotech falls under the latter.  I finished reading book one of the Robotech novel series and felt truly geeky doing so.  812 more words


It's Hip to Be Rittenhouse Square

There are times, however infrequent, when Facebook is more than finding old girlfriends. I grew up listening to Gene Shay on the radio. Gene was the co-founder of the Phila. 405 more words

NBA coaches with the lowest winning percentage

The revolving door that is professional sports coaching has many stars and many victims. Take the NBA, for example… for every Phil Jackson and Red Auerbach, there are many NBA coaches who realized their life-long dream to be a head coach in the NBA but success did not come in the form of winning seasons or championships. 67 more words