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NFL Draft Cubs Bulls...
Vince: We’ve got a full boat today.  John, you’re leading off, what’s on your mind? John: The NFL draft is coming up in Philadelphia this year.  I think it might lose its lush because Chicago did such a bang up job with the draft the past couple...

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Tent City: Out in the Cold
The news that the bridges over Lake Shore Drive at Wilson and Lawrence will be repaired this summer has given a new urgency to housing people in the Tent Cities there. Among the 75 people originally part of the City’s Chronically Homeless Pilot Pr...

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Police Dept. Reform
Grassroots Alliance for Police Accountability (GAPA) Coordinator Mecole Jordan calls it “troubling” that Atty. Gen. Jeff Sessions has ordered a Justice Department review of all its police conduct agreements with U.S. cities when just a few months...

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Windows Vs. Linux Pt.1
I'm going to discuss the costs of Windows and Linux. Windows has a startup cost of $100 minimum. Linux has a startup cost of $0. Now, I can end the column right there, but this would be a disservice to everyone following this column. So let us loo...

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Open Topic
Russell: First of all, Derrick Rose is injured again! I don’t believe this guy! I was saying to myself that the Bulls should have kept this guy. But now, I’m glad they didn’t. I would have said, “here we go again, y’all.” I think he should retire....