Women Driving Excellence At The Chicago Auto Show! #KIAcas #WDE #CAS13

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In collaboration with the Chicago Tribune, Cars.com, RedEye, and Monika Dixon PR, Women Driving Excellence will be launching at this year’s Chicago Auto Show during their designated Women’s Day on February 12, 2013. (Yes, that's today!) Debi Lilly, Elisa All, Jill Salzman, and Saya Hillman will be hosting this awesome event. The Women Driving Excellence ...continue reading

How is bolting the windows shut at the capital in Madison Wisconsin NOT a fire hazard?

Yes, you read that correctly.  I just caught these pictures on Twicpic via @ericming5 that they are bolting the windows shut in the capital building in Madison Wisconsin. The bolt tops have been taken of make it impossible to open the windows. How is this not a fire hazard and how is this okay to treat your citizens this way? Now, this is ...continue reading

Blogger, Politicians, and Disclosure

I read a really interesting article in the Chicago Tribune yesterday.  It was about who pays for campaign ads. Now, as a blogger, if I receive a free item or payment for something I write, I must disclose it per the FCC.  That way, people know who sent the item even though I write impartial reviews anyway.  Whatever.  I do it, because I have to.  I happen ...continue reading

My Life Is Complete

This is taken from Sunday's Chicago Tribune. It's a good thing to keep in mind when things suck. "I have a little friend name Haddie. She's 6. And she happens to be about the most joyous kid I know. When she was 4, they found out she has a childhood cancer called neuroblastoma. She has had tumors in her brain and in her belly, so for the last 2 1/2 ...continue reading