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Sunday, May 31, 2015

* From the twitters…


The podcast should be up soon. I’ll put it in a separate post when it’s available.

- Posted by Rich Miller        

30 Comments
  1. - Anonymous - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 10:27 am:

    Captain Ahab! Over here! We’ve surrounded the Whale!


  2. - Oswego Willy - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 10:30 am:

    Next we’ll discuss “Schweddy Bills”…


  3. - Lil squeezy - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 10:31 am:

    I am unfamiliar with the term podcast.


  4. - walker - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 10:34 am:

    Arh. Don’t let the fog addle your brains. That’s just one of our whale boats, with a couple a good harpooners aboard.

    The great beast is near, I can smell it, but yet to be seen.


  5. - Wordslinger - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 10:37 am:

    Pearson and Vinicky crank the Beasties Boys through the headphones while MJM goes on and on and on about the same ol’ same ol’…


  6. - Oswego Willy - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 10:41 am:

    “Our next caller is ‘Pumpkin’ from Springfield…”


  7. - Austin Blvd - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 10:41 am:

    Yes, indeed, you caught us skipping church.


  8. - Ducky LaMoore - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 10:44 am:

    “Your excellency, we are about to take the picture. Perhaps you should remove your crown. I’ll set it with your scepter.”


  9. - B4L - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 10:48 am:

    Willy, you’re gonna get me in trouble…

    “Mmm… Bills… Tell us about your Bills, Mike.


  10. - Slippin' Jimmy - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 10:48 am:

    Governor, who invited you?


  11. - AC - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 10:50 am:

    Like most important meetings of political minds in Illinois, Governor Rauner is noticeably absent.


  12. - Oswego Willy - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 11:02 am:

    - B4L -, I take no responsibility!

    “Caption?”

    “The recasting of ‘Frasier’ left more than a few perplexed, but Mike Madigan and his nuances make Dr. Crane more compelling…”


  13. - PublicServant - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 11:05 am:

    “It’s unhelpful, at this point, to smile, but you to go right ahead.”


  14. - Oswego Willy - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 11:06 am:

    “Baby, if you ever wondered. Wondered, what ever happened to me…”


  15. - MrJM - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 11:07 am:

    “Yes. Yes. Like we all said to the each of the previous callers: ‘The Blackhawks looked great last night.’ Yes. Of course…. Go Hawks…. But, once again, this morning we’re discussing the long-term financial and budget problems facing Illinois. Okay? Today’s program is about the Illinois budget. All right? Is that clear? Now we’re all on the same page, right? Next up: Bill from Bellwood, you’re on the air with Illinois House Speaker Mike Madigan… ”

    “Hey guys, great show. I’ve got a question for Speaker Madigan: What do you think turned things around for Crawford? I mean, a month ago he was sitting on the bench after those two terrible performances against Nashville…”

    – MrJM


  16. - Oswego Willy - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 11:11 am:

    “Baby I hear the blues a-callin’, tossed salad and apple bites, mercy…”


  17. - Oswego Willy - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 11:15 am:

    I’d call in, but if they traced my phone, I’d never forgive myself…


  18. - Oswego Willy - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 11:24 am:

    “Orson Welles would’ve been proud hearing the Illinois version of ‘War of the Worlds’…”


  19. - Oswego Willy - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 11:29 am:

    “Although the Speaker agreed to be on the radio, Mr. Madigan doesn’t own a radio of his own.”


  20. - Just Me - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 11:39 am:

    Well, Rauner has managed to do one thing I thought impossible: Force the Speaker to address the press. In one week he has held a press conference, answered press questions, and now doing a live interview. Is this some parallel universe we’re living in?


  21. - Mama - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 11:41 am:

    MM: I wanted to speak with the guv, but I could not find Rauner in the capitol bldg. so I thought I’d give him a shout out from the airwaves.


  22. - Mama - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 11:48 am:

    ++ Is this some parallel universe we’re living in?++ Yes


  23. - Dave Dahl - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 12:11 pm:

    You don’t look like I thought you would, either.


  24. - Anonymous - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 12:17 pm:

    Special guest DJ Mad Dawg filling in for Cousin Brucie today.


  25. - The Captain - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 12:46 pm:

    Poor Rick, poor Mike, Amanda will devour them.


  26. - Anonymous - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 1:15 pm:

    I’m talking to a brick wall again


  27. - Anonymous - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 1:17 pm:

    Hey sport fans it’s the bottom of the ninth and who’s on first


  28. - À guy - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 1:32 pm:

    We’ll see how the show goes, assess things, contemplate everything…and then we’ll discuss “a hug”.


  29. - Jonah - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 4:03 pm:

    Do Rick Pearson and his Tribune Pollsters, still stand behind their sample in the Sept 2014 poll showing Quinn up by 11%?


  30. - Jonah - Sunday, May 31, 15 @ 4:04 pm:

    ” It is only a anamoly that I get Re-elected every year, in a 75% Hispanic district”


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