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The Weekend Desk Report

For completists, there was no Papers column on Friday.

Bruce Rauner is making the rounds of the state's editorial boards complaining about his opponents' spin, but the reporting shows that he's the one who is lyin'.

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It's a pattern. I wish more journalists would call out the governor's credibility. I've written that Rauner ran the most disingenuous campaign I'd ever seen, which is saying a lot. He's been caught lying repeatedly, from Trump-like mythical phone calls and conversations with state legislators to his infamous Walter Payton dodges.

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CPBS
Speaking of lying, here's the latest bullshit from CPS.

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Beachwood Photo Booth: Sal's Barber Shop
Sal came to Chicago in 1955. He was 17.

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Don't Lie To Poor Kids About Why They're Poor
It just makes their lives that much harder - and can help trap them in their poverty.

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Beachwood Sports Radio: Cubdumb, Sock Bottom & Peak Bears
Steve Bartman, Crane Kenney and Dusty Baker - the gang's all here! Plus: White Sox Suckage On Schedule; and Bizarro Bears.

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The Week In Chicago Rock
Featuring: Suicideboys, Porter Robinson, Migos, Liam Gallagher, and Calling All Cars.

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Weekend TweetWood

Some of us tried to warn y'all.

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The Beachwood Tronc Line: Clampdown.



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Posted on August 5, 2017


MUSIC - The Weekend In Chicago Rock.
TV - FCC [Hearts] Sinclair.
POLITICS - Police Stood By In Charlottesville.
SPORTS - Why Colin Kaepernick Matters.

BOOKS - Windy City Blues.

PEOPLE PLACES & THINGS - Fish Unboxing.


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