Archive for May 16th, 2014

This says it all. From H-Town Council Member Jerry Davis to Lisa Falkenberg:

“The god I serve, to me, loves everyone. And it’s hard for me to believe that he’s telling me to discriminate against people.”

The White Sox are at The Yard this weekend. Only three White Sox players have won an AL MVP Award. Name the three?

Early voting in the Dem Primary starts next Monday and runs through next Friday. Election Day is Tuesday, May 27. In the Dem Primary the folks in charge are conducting the election on the cheap and are not encouraging voter turnout. A ton of precincts have been combined and basically they are utilizing the Early Voting locations plus a few others. For instance folks in the Heights can go vote at West Gray, Holy Name in the Northside, or at the IBEW Hall on the North Loop. If you live in the East End it looks like HCC and Ripley are your locations. I’m thinking we will be lucky to hit a 1% runoff turnout for Dems. That’s how you encourage voter participation. I’m thinking I will be getting a few calls on Election Day from folks asking “what the f___!” Oh, well.

Of course, one has to admit that what is on the ballot is not very appealing.

In today’s front page of the Chron, there is a story about the proposed City of H-Town budget and future budgets and kicking the can down the road and even term limits. Well, do something about it!

Nellie Fox (1959), Dick Allen (1972), and Frank Thomas (1993 and 1994) of course are the only White Sox players to win the AL MVP Award.

We will see this weekend if the ‘Stros are an improved team. They will be handing out 10,000 ‘Stro Gnomes on Saturday.

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