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  • ‘NCIS’ rolls to top of Tuesday ratings with Abby episode

     
    THIS POST HAS BEEN UPDATED WITH LATE NATIONAL RATINGS: There are a lot of Pauley Perrette fans out there who love watching her play Abby on “NCIS.”  They sent “NCIS” to top of the ratings Tuesday nationally and locally. “...
  • By `applaud' he means give the raspberry

     
    Romney surrogate John Sununu: When you take a look at Colin Powell, you have to wonder whether that's an endorsement based on issues or whether he's got a slightly different reason for preferring President Obama. CNN Host Piers Morgan: What......
  • Weeks in review

     
    A roundup of state and local news-review and weekly political chat shows. Descriptions provided by the broadcast outlets in most cases: Connected to Chicago (.mp3 file, right click to download) WLS-AM 890. Host Bill Cameron with Greg Hinz of Crain's......
  • Colin Powell: I’m endorsing Barack Obama

     
    During an interview Thursday on “CBS This Morning,” former Secretary of State Colin Powell endorsed Barack Obama's re-election. Powell, a Republican, said he was more comfortable with Obama's stands on such issues as climate, education,...
  • Crystal Blog contest, 2012

     
    I am now tallying these results and will present an aggregated prediction Monday afternoon, listen to "Mondays With Johnny" at 12:30 on WGN-AM 720 and I may try to slip them in. The obvious drawback to offering predictions about Tuesday’s......
  • This weekend: Anne Hathaway hosts ‘Saturday Night Live’; ‘Family Guy’ marks 200th episode; Christina Ricci visits ‘The Good Wife’

     
    The highlights this weekend: 1. Anne Hathaway hosts “Saturday Night Live,” which can satirize the election results with Barack Obama (Jay Pharoah), Mitt Romney (Jason Sudeikis) and Joe Biden (Sudeikis again). Hathaway can help them spoof &#...
  • Leave Susan Rice alone!

     
    What, exactly, is the beef against U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice? That she lied to the public when she went on the Sunday shows five days after the attack in Benghazi? Or that she should have known that what she was......
  • Political commercials: Which were the worst?

     
    The 2012 election season gave us some of the most annoying political commercials that money can buy. In swing state Florida, we were subjected to them hour after hour, especially in the final days. Please tell me which ones you thought were the worst....
  • Who's Obama's best choice to succeed Hillary?

    Who's Obama's best choice to succeed Hillary?
    After he was first elected in 2008, President Obama’s surprise pick for secretary of state was Hillary Clinton, his bitter rival from that year’s Democratic primaries. But Clinton has said she won’t stay for Obama’s second term....
  • How the U.S. hung a potential Iranian ally out to dry

    How the U.S. hung a potential Iranian ally out to dry
    The plight of the organized resistance to the regime in Iran, particularly the violent persecution of the group known as the Mujahedeen e-Khalq (MEK/PMOI), has been one of the great, untold stories in international politics. It is a story of deadly...
  • Iraq's bitter lessons

    Iraq's bitter lessons
    It has been 10 years since then-Secretary of State Colin Powell's U.N. speech on Iraq's weapons of mass destruction. I watched the secretary's presentation intently on assignment to Fort Jackson, S.C. that day. The presentation, of course, would make...