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Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016

* Your own caption?…


- Posted by Rich Miller        

39 Comments
  1. - Honeybear - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 2:51 pm:

    Thank you very much. I’ll be hear all week. Be sure to tip your waitress.


  2. - Downstate Democrat - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 2:52 pm:

    I agree with Speaker Madigan that Chris Kennedy would make an “excellent candidate for Governor.” Not only is he someone with enormous contributions and qualifications, he comes from a family that represents the best traditions and ideals of the Democratic Party.


  3. - Anonymous - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 2:53 pm:

    Of course, I would say the same about anyone other than Rauner right now.


  4. - Rich Miller - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 2:54 pm:

    “And for my next number, I’d like to return to the classics, perhaps the most famous classic in all the world of music.” https://soundcloud.com/seba-realg/and-for-my-next-number-id-like-to-return-to-the-classicsliberace-chopsticks


  5. - Remington Rick - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 2:54 pm:

    You get a 10-billion-dollar deficit and I get to hand pick the next Governor!


  6. - Ghost - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:02 pm:

    Madigan said he would be a good candidate…. he didnt say he woukd be a good govenor. he has exp as a candidate… he has been one a few times before quiting….

    that said Madigan does not like Durbin much so this isnt a shocker


  7. - JB13 - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:02 pm:

    This showcase… can be yours… if the price is right!


  8. - NIU Grad - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:03 pm:

    “He’ll take orders nicely…”


  9. - Amalia - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:04 pm:

    Is Betsy still behind me?


  10. - 47th Ward - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:05 pm:

    “And though I’m no Olivier / If he fought Sugar Ray / He would say / That the thing ain’t the ring, it’s the play. / So give me a… stage / Where this bull here can rage / And though I could fight / I’d much rather recite /… that’s entertainment.”


  11. - Century Club - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:05 pm:

    “… of course, my bar on that is pretty low right now.”


  12. - Cubs in '16 - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:06 pm:

    I just flew in from Chicago and boy are my arms tired!


  13. - Walmart Manager - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:07 pm:

    I normally tie my tie this long


  14. - Cubs in '16 - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:09 pm:

    What do you mean “Freebird”?


  15. - A guy - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:11 pm:

    Someone’s elevator isn’t going to the top anymore. Thank God for the apparent attendance for this gem.


  16. - Century Club - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:11 pm:

    Speaker Madigan breaks into a spontaneous rendition of Sinatra’s ‘My Way.’


  17. - A guy - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:12 pm:

    Actually, look at the expression on his face. Anyone recognize it? Are we really sure it’s him?


  18. - Saluki - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:19 pm:

    A horse walks into a bar. The bartender looks at him and says “why the long face?”


  19. - Commonsense in Illinois - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:21 pm:

    Please, a big round of applause for my great friend, Ken Dunkin!

    But seriously folks…


  20. - Ron Burgundy - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:21 pm:

    “How about that Chris Kennedy, huh? I haven’t seen anyone run for the exits that fast since session ended! But seriously folks, enjoy the veal-flavored tofu.”


  21. - Ron Burgundy - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:25 pm:

    *looks through song list on Karaoke machine*

    “Ooh, there’s a band called Extreme? I’m gonna do one of theirs…”


  22. - Siriusly - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:30 pm:

    “Ok sure. Yes I will smile as long as I don’t have to hug Blago this time”


  23. - Former Legislative Aid - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:31 pm:

    From property manager to governor…from real estate developer to president….what is it with these real estate guys and their egos?


  24. - Six Degrees of Separation - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:31 pm:

    Speaker Madigan and the candidate he extols.


  25. - Ron Burgundy - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 3:32 pm:

    Ladies and Gentlemen, the Self-Preservation Hall Jazz Band!


  26. - walker - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 4:03 pm:

    Fill in the blank.


  27. - Last Bull Moose - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 4:04 pm:

    I will say nice things about anybody. Nothing in the extreme.

    When will I get a Governor I can respect?


  28. - Anon - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 4:08 pm:

    “Chris Kennedy is a candidate you can really sink your teeth into.”


  29. - @MisterJayEm - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 4:15 pm:

    “I like ‘em round and big/And when I’m throwing a gig/I just can’t help myself — I’m acting like an animal/Now here’s my scandal…”

    – MrJM


  30. - zatoichi - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 4:35 pm:

    And I kinda look like Johnny Carson too? Really fellas, it’s all in the the delivery.


  31. - Quizzical - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 4:37 pm:

    When I retire, I’ll tell you how I really feel. For now, here’s a cryptic plattitude for you all to ponder.


  32. - Christopher - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 4:43 pm:

    Yes, sir! I ate my breakfast while the eggs and hash browns were still warm. They were scrumpdillyicious!


  33. - Cubs in '16 - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 4:44 pm:

    Yes, I got caught red-handed going through the buffet line early. But those apple frittatas smelled so delicious…


  34. - Oneman - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 5:13 pm:

    As long as he wears his pants high he is ok by me


  35. - Oneman - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 5:18 pm:

    We plan on the idea a governor should have elected office experience and not just be a wealthy businessman..

    Wait, whatnow?


  36. - Rabid - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 9:43 pm:

    Lisa there’s something wrong with my ice cream cone


  37. - More Courage - Wednesday, Jul 27, 16 @ 10:26 pm:

    So I roll the window down, and the little girl says - look, it’s Mayor Daley!


  38. - Red tower - Thursday, Jul 28, 16 @ 6:35 am:

    Hey my hair looks better than trump’s, right. Should I try some spray tan??


  39. - Arock - Thursday, Jul 28, 16 @ 9:52 am:

    I like Democratic Governors that do what I tell them to do.


Sorry, comments for this post are now closed.


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