Old Aeschylus knew war.
The media is at War with President Trump and it will take no prisoners.
Whatever. A fun read is becoming as tiresome as SNL and the two Chicago dailies.
The Double D brand has been burned into the hide of DNAinfo Chicago. That is too bad, because the otherwise entertaining and marginally informative 'neighborhood news' site, has been turned into yet another propaganda sheet for Illinois Oligarchs.
DNAinfo Chicago features two of Chicago's most honest, witty and ethical writers - Mark Schipper and Eddie Komenda. These gentlemen present the news and the background a Chicagoan requires, without the mewling belly-rubs by power brokers required of too many in journalism. Sadly, the need to divide, silence and besmear people with differing political points of view erases their quality work. Cow-Towing to oligarchs is becoming a regular feature.
Durbin and his creature Duckworth are Double D Industries. A double dose of fatuous bargainers, representing Illinois in the 'greatest deliberative body' on the planet. You know the one where recently Senate Majority Leader Yertle the Turtle hushed up the Socialist Saccagewea.
For the better part of a month DNAinfo has posted this Barnum-esque bunkum: