| Jun 14, 2013
| 11:03 AM
They say kids don't read the paper anymore.
I know one who does.
Don't conclude that I force her to sit down with the newspaper because my livelihood depends on people doing just that. I can't even get her to eat a cooked carrot.
| Dec 24, 2011
| 5:04 PM
10.) Orange County Fair. The fair shattered its attendance record and ended — at least for now — the legal and political battle over its ownership.
9.) "Snoopy House." A house known for its annual holiday display of Peanuts characters was...
| Oct 14, 2012
Another collection of dispatches from Somebody Nobody Asked™, America's pre-eminent unsolicited advice columnist.
Dear Gov. Pat Quinn:
Don't panic about your lousy standing in the Tribune poll published Friday. True, just 26 percent of Illinois...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 6:03 PM
MetLife's most recent TV commercial opens with Charlie Brown strolling alongside Lucy, Linus and other Peanuts characters into a sun-soaked grassy field, a slightly hazy, idyllic scene that could pass for financial stability, the afterlife or California....