Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

If you’re watching the Memorial Day Jon & Kate Plus 8 marathon in anticipation of the season premiere tonight, let me entertain you with this column from the Waukesha Freeman instead: The final straw was when the Gosselin family went to see Thomas the Train. They got to ride in their own private car, and […]

At Northwestern University*, the Reverend Wright will not receive an honorary degree. Meanwhile, at Northwestern Law School, Jerry Springer gives the keynote address on ethics. So the academic culture is only halfway into the sewer. *Home of the chant, “That’s all right. That’s okay. You’ll work for us someday.” Print this entry

Please remind me if I ever need a lawyer not to hire one from the Northwestern Law School Class of 2008. Their inspired choice for commencement speaker is none other than Jerry Springer. A group of law students chose Springer for the May 16 event and faculty approved the decision last week. Springer, a former […]

As we consume every salacious detail of the Spitzer story, there is a larger point to all of this. But as much as we would wallow in the details, can we ask ourselves if there still is a line between the private lives of politicians and their public lives? As much as that line ever […]

As we consume every salacious detail of the Spitzer story, there is a larger point to all of this. But as much as we would wallow in the details, can we ask ourselves if there still is a line between the private lives of politicians and their public lives? As much as that line ever […]