He’s been hard on the mayor but she’s never been soft and he knows she can take it as good as she gives it. Craig offers a surprising defense of Lori Lightfoot and does his best to help non-Chicagoans better understand the thick context around the mayor’s diction.

Writers in Chicago are blessed.

Endowed with a large metropolis of which you could never explore every inch, your time never goes unfilled. It seems there's always more meat on these bones and the ink never lacks between the sheets of newspaper.

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