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The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn of the Picayune Sentinel, Lisa Donovan of Chicago Tribune, Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute and Heather Cherone of WTTW. The Rascals discuss the vaccine stalemate between the Chicago police and Mayor Lightfoot. But the same weekend that the Fraternal Order of Police took a stand,…
 
The Mincing Rascals are Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago, Eric Zorn of The Picayune Sentinel, Brandon Pope of Ebony Magazine and WCIU, Heather Cherone of WTTW and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They begin by discussing the Chicago high school battling uncertainty after a protest against Latin music at the school’s dance. And the Rascals …
 
The Mincing Rascals are Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago in for John Williams, Eric Zorn of The Picayune Sentinel, Brandon Pope of Ebony Magazine and WCIU and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They begin by discussing the Facebook outage that kept users off Instagram and WhatsApp, too. And, the Rascals debate whether or not social media sho…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn of The Picayune Sentinel, Heather Cherone of WTTW, Brandon Pope of WCIU and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They start by discussing the Bears’ purchase agreement of the Arlington Heights racetrack, and Mayor Lightfoot’s mixed response. Then, the Rascals go over the city’s budg…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn of The Picayune Sentinel, Brandon Pope of WCIU and Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago. They begin local by discussing the decision by Benet Academy to rescind a job offer after finding out that the candidate was in a gay marriage. Then, the Rascals delve into the future of Soldier Field. A…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn of The Picayune Sentinel, Lisa Donovan of Chicago Tribune and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. The Rascals talk about the failure of the recall of California Governor Gavin Newsom. And the group goes on to discuss the non-believers of COVID who ultimately lost their lives to it,…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn, founder of upcoming newsletter, The Picayune Sentinel, Heather Cherone of WTTW, Brandon Pope of WCIU and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They talk about the visiting four-year-old who was shot and killed by a stray bullet, after which Chicago Police Superintendent David Brown …
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn and Kristen McQueary formerly of Chicago Tribune and Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago. They begin by discussing a judge’s order barring a mother from visiting her 11-year-old because she is not vaccinated. Then, the Rascals weigh the cases worth pursuing by Chicago police, like a Chicago…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn, formerly of Chicago Tribune, Lisa Donovan of Chicago Tribune, Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute and Brandon Pope of WCIU. The Rascals begin by introducing details for this year’s Thomas Jefferson show, taking place Oct 30 at Tivoli Theater. Then, they talk about the cameras IDOT …
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, “feisty” Eric Zorn formerly with Chicago Tribune, Austin Berg of the Illinois Policy Institute, Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago, and Heather Cherone from WTTW. They begin by discussing the Biden Presidency thus far. That leads to a discussion about the situation happening over in Afghanistan incl…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn formerly with Chicago Tribune, Austin Berg of the Illinois Policy Institute, Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago, and Brandon Pope of WCIU. They begin by discussing Chicago’s weekend shootings, one of which ended with Chicago Police Officer Ella French being killed and her partner being in …
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn of thoroughly vindicated former Chicago Tribune columnists, Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago, Lisa Donovan of Chicago Tribune and Brandon Pope of WCIU. They begin by discussing Dr. Alison Arwady’s explanation for what made Lollapalooza a safe event last weekend, and who should continue w…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn formerly of Chicago Tribune, Brandon Pope of WCIU and Heather Cherone of WTTW. They begin by discussing Simone Biles’ decision to remove herself from Olympics competitions and the backlash she’s received as a result. They go on to talk about the city’s current COVID protocols and the opt…
 
This week, The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn, formerly of Chicago Tribune, Lisa Donovan of Chicago Tribune and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They begin their roundtable discussion by weighing the pros and cons of holding Lollapalooza as planned, at full capacity next week. They move on to discuss crime in the…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn, formerly of The Chicago Tribune, Austin Berg of The Illinois Policy Institute, Jon Hansen of both Block Club Chicago and WGN Radio, and Brandon Pope of WCIU. The Rascals begin by discussing whether or not Chicago Public Schools should keep their School Resource Officers (SROs) and what …
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn, formerly of The Chicago Tribune, Heather Cherone of WTTW and Austin Berg of The Illinois Policy Institute. The Rascals begin by discussing the most violent weekend of the year in Chicago, and who people are looking to for answers. Then, the group addresses the new questions surrounding …
 
This week, the Mincing Rascals are Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago and WGN Radio, Eric Zorn, formerly of The Chicago Tribune, Lisa Donovan of The Chicago Tribune and Heather Cherone of WTTW. They begin their discussion with sharing how they’ll be referring to Jean Baptiste Point du Sable Lake Shore Drive in everyday conversation. And there is talk…
 
This week, The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn of The Chicago Tribune, Austin Berg of The Illinois Policy Institute and Brandon Pope of WCIU. The Rascals begin by evaluating the efforts of Mayor Lori Lightfoot and the City Council to bring justice and safety. Then, the group explores the usefulness of scooters and safe way…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn of Chicago Tribune, Heather Cherone of WTTW, Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They begin this week’s discussion with Eric Zorn’s decision to leave the Tribune, taking a buyout. And Governor J.B. Pritzker’s announced a $10 million vaccination …
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn and Lisa Donovan of Chicago Tribune, and Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago. They kicked off the discussion by going off on a tangent talking about woman’s softball. Then they get back on course and talk about how Chicago goes in to phase five on June 11th. Next, they ask the question “How…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn and Lisa Donovan of Chicago Tribune, Brandon Pope of WCIU and Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago. They discuss Mayor Lightfoot and her work in reducing gun violence, as well as her efforts in the riots a year ago this week, which followed the death of George Floyd. The Rascals go on to dis…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn of Chicago Tribune, Brandon Pope of WCIU, Heather Cherone of WTTW and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They begin this week’s discussion by hashing out what’s next since the acquisition of Chicago Tribune by hedge fund Alden Global Capital. Then, the Rascals talk about the city’…
 
It’s not a rerun; it’s a best of! The Rascals were not able to assemble a suitable panel this week – it’s like these people have real jobs or something – so we pulled the episode from exactly one year ago. It was a different time. Enjoy this show from May of 2020 and listen next week for more new Rascal mincing. https://serve.castfire.com/audio/383…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn of Chicago Tribune, Heather Cherone of WTTW, Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute and Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago. They begin by discussing the necessity of wearing masks even after being fully vaccinated. Then, the Rascals explore Ohio’s promotion of a $1 million lottery to tho…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn of Chicago Tribune and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They begin this week’s debate by discussing the exit of Chicago Public Schools CEO Dr. Janice Jackson. And another exit in Chicago resulted from the confusion of facts regarding the police shooting of 13-year-old Adam Toled…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn and Lisa Donovan of Chicago Tribune and Jon Hansen of Block Club Chicago. They discuss Block Club’s latest findings on Loretto Hospital, whose former COO Dr. Anosh Ahmed, contributed millions of the hospital’s dollars to a friend’s business. The Rascals then go on to share whether they t…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn of the Chicago Tribune, Heather Cherone of WTTW, Neil Steinberg of Chicago Sun-Times and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They begin by discussing the anti-Semitic language Alderman Ed Burke used. The Rascals also discuss the mayor’s professionalism in these challenging times. T…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn, Lisa Donovan of Chicago Tribune and Heather Cherone of WTTW. This week’s episode is a day early for a number of reasons, including COVID vaccinations! They begin by discussing their opinions on the vaccine. The Rascals then move on to talk about police shootings, most recently that of D…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn and Lisa Donovan of Chicago Tribune, Heather Cherone of WTTW and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They begin the podcast by discussing the road rage incident in which a one-year-old was shot in the head. Then, the Rascals debate whether there is a strong enough defense in the De…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn and Dahleen Glanton of Chicago Tribune, Heather Cherone of WTTW and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They begin by discussing April Fool’s Day and how “Volts”wagon missed the point. And they move on to discuss the case of Derek Chauvin, the police officer being charged in the de…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn and Lisa Donovan of Chicago Tribune, Austin Berg of the Illinois Policy Institute and Neil Steinberg of Chicago Sun-Times. They begin this week’s politics discussion by discussing how Neil ‘jumped’ the vaccination line and how he outed himself. Then the Rascals break down President Biden…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn and Lisa Donovan of Chicago Tribune and Heather Cherone of WTTW. They begin this week’s politics discussion with discussing the situation involving the vaccination of 72 Trump Tower employees and Loretto Hospital and they share their thoughts on this. Then, they break down Senator Darren…
 
The Mincing Rascals are John Williams of WGN Radio, Eric Zorn of Chicago Tribune, Heather Cherone of WTTW and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They begin this week’s politics discussion with responding to the one-year anniversary of the COVID pandemic. Then, they debate over how fair the process is for acquiring a COVID vaccination appoint…
 
The Mincing Rascals are Eric Zorn of the Chicago Tribune, Heather Cherone of WTTW and Austin Berg of Illinois Policy Institute. They begin their weekly roundtable by discussing the disappearance of Mark Giangreco from ABC 7 and the speculation of a word that may have preceded it. Then, the Rascals cover the genuineness of Dr. Seuss Enterprises’ sto…
 
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