Army Of Darkness
A discount-store employee is time-warped to a medieval castle, where he is the foretold savior who can dispel the evil there. Unfortunately, he screws up and releases an army of skeletons. (tvguide.com)
The Tribune's Bill Ruthhart writes today about how Rahm Emanuel coped with another bad week, concluding:
"The political spin lesson in Emanuel's strategy: When bad financial news abounds, the teachers are talking walkout and a policing scandal continues to drag on, try to change the subject to two things everyone likes - kids and parks."
I discussed Rahm, Anita Alvarez, the CTU, the next police chief, the Illinois Supreme Court's pension ruling, and Michael Ferro, the Tribune and Sun-Times on this week's edition of Chicago Newsroom, hosted by Ken Davis. You can watch it here, please ignore my always-stupid hair, which was really flat for some reason (maybe the rain).
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