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Army Of Darkness
ElRey
5 p.m.
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)
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BWM*: 82/12
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The Weekend Desk Report

For completists, there was no column on Thursday or Friday. Similarly, there is no "top" to this Weekend Desk Report. I'll jump back in the game on Monday.

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New on the Beachwood . . .

Tween Shitbag
"Oh man, I really love your band . . . "

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Judge Orders Rahm To Justify Cop Academy Secrecy
At stake: more than 400 pages of documents the mayor has refused to make public.

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The Clown School Coming To Chicago
Also: the word's first Online Certificate Training in Clown.

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Bridget Gainer's Cook County Land Bank To Demolish Structurally Sound 1924 Washington Park Bank Building Despite Promises, Community Input & Options To Save It
"Cook County Land Bank Authority announces rejection of two high-quality adaptive reuse proposals in favor of demolition. The results of this 'model process' - CCLBA's first large-scale mixed use development - bodes poorly for other historic structures in predominately minority and low-income communities."

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Poetic Nightmares For A World Going Mad
"A man who wears a toupee to hide an injury inflicted by secret police, a group of villagers who make a bad bargain with a land agent."

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'Total Embarrassment': Washington Post Rebuked For Failed Fact-Check Of Sanders On Trillion-Dollar Wall Street Bailout
Another Glenn Kessler special.

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The Bias Hiding In Your Library
From astronauts to nurses.

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The Beachwood Radio Sports Hour #244: As Good (And Bad) As The NCAA Gets
It was the best of sports, it was the worst of sports. Plus: When The Water Polo Coach Is Corrupt . . . ; Eloy!; Ricketts' Still Out Of Money; The Ex-Cub Factor; Punter Stays Pat; So You're Saying The Blackhawks Still Have A Shot; Bulls Blowing Tank; and We Don't Start The Fire.

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Coffman: "Ladies and gentlemen, I present to you the greatest fraud in American history: amateur athletics. But that is another column for another time. For today: let's have some Madness!"

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The Ex-Cub Factor
Hello, Cleveland.

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24 Hours With Lakeshore TV
Meditation for all of us.

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Weekend ChicagoReddit

Servers of Chicago, what kind of housing are you able to afford? from r/chicago

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Weekend ChicagoGram

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Weekend BeachBook
A sampling.

The Secret Lives Of Inner-City Black Males.

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How Joe Rogan's Hugely Popular Podcast Became An Essential Platform For "Freethinkers" (Including Alex Jones And Billy Corgan) Who Hate The Left.

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Weekend TweetWood
A sampling.

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The Weekend Desk McRibTipLine: Skim gym.



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Posted on March 24, 2019


MUSIC - Chicago Harmonica Meetup.
TV - Sinclair, Cubs Name Accomplice.
POLITICS - Terms Of Service Gone Awry.
SPORTS - Beachwood Street Hockey?

BOOKS - Rock The Luya Mic.

PEOPLE PLACES & THINGS - Let Elevators Evolve.


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