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Question of the day

Monday, Feb 3, 2014

* My favorite headline so far about the 2014 race is about Treasurer Dan Rutherford’s highly unusual Friday press conference. The headline comes to us from the Chicago Tribune

GOP governor candidate denies unknown allegations

That about sums it up.

* The Question: What would be your own headline for the 2014 campaign to date?

- Posted by Rich Miller        


79 Comments
  1. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:24 pm:

    BRUCE RAUNER LOOKING TO BUY ILGOP - “SHELL CORP”


  2. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:27 pm:

    “WATCH” TV ADS AND A CARHARTT COAT MAKE RAUNER RUN ON TIME


  3. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:28 pm:

    STRAWMAN WEARS CARHARTT ACCORDING TO GOP RIVALS


  4. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:29 pm:

    THREE GOP RIVALS WAIL, AS QUINN WAITS FOR THE BARON


  5. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:30 pm:

    MONEY TALKS IN CASE ANYONE FORGOT


  6. - Chicago Cynic - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:31 pm:

    GOP Repeat Candidates Fail To Learn From Past Mistakes


  7. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:33 pm:

    “BALONEY” IS IN THE EYE OF THE SLICER


  8. - John on the spot - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:34 pm:

    RAUNER DEFEATS TRUMAN


  9. - William j Kelly - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:34 pm:

    Note to Quinn, prepare to respond to unknown allegations.


  10. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:34 pm:

    THE EMPEROR WEARS CARHARTT WHICH EXPLAINS IT ALL


  11. - Wensicia - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:35 pm:

    Bottom Feeders Rule


  12. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:37 pm:

    BRADY’S LOSS TO QUINN MAKES RAUNER’S RUN LOOK SHAKY


  13. - wordslinger - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:37 pm:

    GOP Bought for Pocket Change


  14. - William j Kelly - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:38 pm:

    Quinn’s staff prepares to respond to unknown allegations.


  15. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:39 pm:

    ILGOP SHELL CORP NEXT RAUNER ACQUISITION


  16. - Spliff - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:40 pm:

    Brady upset, to face Quinn in November!


  17. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:41 pm:

    OBERWEIS, RAUNER, TO FINISH OFF THE ILGOP FOR GOOD


  18. - olddog - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:42 pm:

    Weary sense of deja vu overtakes election


  19. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:43 pm:

    RAUNER FIREPOWER IS BALANCED BY ILDEMS HOLDING THEIR POWDER


  20. - Grandson of Man - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:44 pm:

    “GOP Gubernatorial Candidate Bruce Rauner Buying Governor’s Mansion to Rid Special Interests, Unions”


  21. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:44 pm:

    ILDEMS WAIT TO POUNCE ILGOP’S BRUISED PRIMARY WINNERS


  22. - Irish - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:46 pm:

    The Red (Carhart Brown) Baron Attacks! Schroeder, Linus, and Pig Pen, try to fight back while Charlie Brown irons purple ties!


  23. - ZC - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:47 pm:

    PAT QUINN CONTINUES STREAK AS IL’S LUCKIEST MAN


  24. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:47 pm:

    ORGANIZED ILDEMS WATCH AS ILGOP SCATTER FOR VOTERS


  25. - Anon - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:48 pm:

    EXTREMISTS DUKE IT OUT TO SEE WHO VOTERS WILL SAYS ‘NO’ TO.


  26. - veritas - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:48 pm:

    ILLINOIS GOP BECOMES MORE INCLUSIVE AND EXPANDS BASE - ACCEPTS MORE MILLIONAIRES


  27. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:48 pm:

    SHEILA SIMON SEEN AS TOO SIMPLE SIMON


  28. - ZC - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:49 pm:

    BRADY, DILLARD, RUTHERFORD: GOOD OFFENSE WINS SUPERBOWLS.


  29. - Wensicia - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:56 pm:

    Rauner: Whatever It Takes


  30. - Smoggie - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:57 pm:

    Polls Show GOP Voters Want Somebody Nobody Knows


  31. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:57 pm:

    VETTING GUV CANDIDATES UP TO OPPONENTS, CHICAGO PAPERS INDICATE


  32. - Jake From Elwood - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:57 pm:

    QUINN THE ESKIMO LEAVES FOES IN THE COLD


  33. - Linebacker II - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:57 pm:

    RUTHERFORD ACCUSED OF SEXUAL HARASSMENT BY STAFFER


  34. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 12:59 pm:

    SNOWGLOBES NOT ONLY THING KANE AND RAUNER MIRROR


  35. - The End Is Near - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:02 pm:

    Arne Duncan and Stuart Levine still aren’t talking.


  36. - Loop Lady - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:03 pm:

    Scorched Earth Tactics Engulfs GOP


  37. - Stones - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:10 pm:

    **** HITS FAN AGAIN - STILL DOESN’T STICK


  38. - Juvenal - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:11 pm:

    Money: It’s a Gas


  39. - 4 percent - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:13 pm:

    Brady, Dillard and Quinn in Puppy Bowl while its Quinn v. Rauner in the Illinois Super Bowl


  40. - Norseman - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:14 pm:

    Republican Headline: WEALTH OVERWHELMS GOP FIELD

    Democrat Headline: QUINN HAPPY WITH HOPEFUL HOP-OUTS


  41. - Ahoy! - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:16 pm:

    2014: Race to the Bottom


  42. - walker - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:19 pm:

    Money Talks, Nobody Walks


  43. - qcexaminer - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:20 pm:

    Crabs In A Bucket vs. The Worst Governor In America


  44. - anonymoose - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:21 pm:

    “GOV’S MANSION AVAIL - EZ FINANCING - BEST OFFER.”


  45. - ZC - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:22 pm:

    CITIZEN RAUNER: I THINK IT WOULD BE FUN TO OWN A POLITICAL PARTY


  46. - Ghost - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:27 pm:

    a fisfull of dollars v the good, the bad and the ugly and


  47. - Anon - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:33 pm:

    REPUBLICANS TO ILLINOIS UNIONS: DROP DEAD


  48. - Tommydanger - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:34 pm:

    Candidates ask:”Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?”
    Voters respond: “Does Anybody Really Care?”


  49. - Irish - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:36 pm:

    RAUNER HOPES TO CONTINUE WHAT KOCH BROTHERS STARTED IN WISCONSIN

    RAUNER PROVES HE WILL DO OR SAY ANYTHING TO WIN

    BRUCE RAUNER REMEMBERS GEORGE WASHINGTON FORGETS CHERRY TREE

    RAUNER SAYS’ “THEY DON’T EVEN DESERVE CAKE”
    BRADY SAYS “A LITTLE CAKE IS OK”
    DILLARD SAYS “DO THEY HAVE CAKE?”
    RUTHERFORD SAYS “GIVE THEM REAL FOOD”
    QUINN SAYS ‘THERES CAKE?”


  50. - anonymoose - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 1:52 pm:

    “COMMEMORATIVE INAUGURAL WATCHES - $18.00″


  51. - Anonymous - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 2:04 pm:

    Trouble! We got trouble! Right here in river city!


  52. - MrJM - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 2:09 pm:

    Campaign 2014: Can You Fool Enough of the People Enough of the Time?

    – MrJM


  53. - matherwellsgardenman - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 2:12 pm:

    Rauner surges as he reverses flipflop on wages


  54. - 47th Ward - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 2:13 pm:

    Corporatist takeover of Illinois politics almost complete


  55. - Cook County Commoner - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 2:23 pm:

    DEMS FEAR ECONOMY AND BLINK WITH PRE PRIMARY CORP TAX BREAK


  56. - Justsayin - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 2:27 pm:

    KOCH BROTHERS: Blame Rahm - not us - for Rauner


  57. - train111 - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 2:31 pm:

    Illinois Gov candidates propose budget pension fix with imaginary money.

    Oh wait!!! this is supposed to be snark

    train111


  58. - Boone's is Back - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 2:39 pm:

    2014 GOP PRIMARY: LAWYERS, GUNS, AND MONEY


  59. - Irish - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 2:46 pm:

    BRUCE ALMIGHTY MODELS CARHART’S NEW TEFLON VEST
    Says “See, no mud here!”


  60. - Justsayin - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 3:18 pm:

    MEDIA TO RAUNER: We’ve got you covered


  61. - Justsayin - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 3:19 pm:

    #2
    MEDIA TO RAUNER: We like money!


  62. - Bluefish - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 3:27 pm:

    Illinois TV stations and newspapers expect big returns from Rauner primary win


  63. - Anonymous - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 3:28 pm:

    Microphones are just like people, if you shout at them, they get scared.

    Paul McCartney quoted by Pongee


  64. - Anonymous - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 3:30 pm:

    Career politicians promote reasons to oust government insiders. ?????


  65. - Anonymous - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 3:47 pm:

    Team ROW’-nur recognize Team ROOTH’-ur-furd tactics to get out and stay out front as quite unique


  66. - Publius - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 3:53 pm:

    SNOW JOBS PREDiICTED THROUGH PRIMARY


  67. - Esteban - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 4:03 pm:

    BLIND LEADNG THE BLIND


  68. - Anon - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 4:05 pm:

    RAUNER PROVES THE GOLDEN RULE: HE WHO HAS THE GOLD RULES


  69. - DuPage Bard - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 4:14 pm:

    Check and mate!


  70. - Anon - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 4:16 pm:

    THE GOLDEN RULE VINDICATED: HE WHO HAS THE GOLD RULES


  71. - Anonymous - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 4:18 pm:

    Rutherford Campaign Says It Will Email “ROOTH’-ur-furd for Governor” Nail Files to Save Money. Asks for Donations of Cardboard to Help Defray Costs.


  72. - mokenavince - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 4:21 pm:

    Dan Rutherford gets endorsement from Herman Cain ! Remarks he’s my kind of man!


  73. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 4:34 pm:

    PAY TO PLAY - RAUNER BUYING PARTY, CUT OUT MIDDLEMEN


  74. - Mighty M. Mouse - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 4:55 pm:

    The Psychopath Is Winning


  75. - Buster - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 5:57 pm:

    ILGOP: FOUR CANDIDATES IN SEARCH OF AN IDEA


  76. - Just The Way It Is One - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 7:54 pm:

    That was meant to obviously read, “Candidate Rauner” above…(!)


  77. - Oswego Willy - Monday, Feb 3, 14 @ 9:18 pm:

    BRUCE RAUNER SUPPORTS “BRUCE RAUNER”


  78. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Feb 4, 14 @ 8:24 am:

    Rutherford learns Jack Ryan’s Lesson


  79. - Anonymous - Tuesday, Feb 4, 14 @ 6:51 pm:

    lol I was wondering when the first one would crawl out of the wood work.

    Not even close and extremely obvious that you know nothing of those who supported Jack Ryan and what we stand for.


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