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When politics and sports collide: Why I am no longer a Cubs fan

Fan loyalty is often passed down in families. If you grew up watching and going to baseball games with your parents, like I did, chances are you developed the same love for a team and consider yourself a lifelong fan. But when it comes to the Chicago Cubs and me, it’s over. I no longer […]

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Farewell Mr. Cub: A tribute to Ernie Banks

I’m going to step away from politics and media for one post and share memories of a childhood hero. Ernie Banks was just the best. All of the accolades today include his lifetime stats: 512 home runs; 1,636 RBIs; two-time National League MVP; a Gold Glove; first black player for the Chicago Cubs; 11-time All-Star; […]

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