Gun Violence Commission Hypocrisy

By: Diane Benjamin Since Bloomington has a “woke” police chief and this is Illinois where criminals are coddled (Safe-T Act), stopping gun violence won’t be easy. Asking nicely isn’t going to work. “Woke”: Was anyone FIRED over the failed gun safe giveaway when the documentation clearly says FIRE SAFE? DEI means incompetence is […]

Local crickets on kids in cages

By: Diane Benjamin h/t a reader More hypocrisy from those local caring folks who just want to help. No they don’t, it’s all about political power. November 21, 2019 Story claims more than 100 people protested government holding children who illegally crossed the border. Excerpt: Charlotte Alvarez, executive director of the Immigration Project in […]

Remember Normal’s Energy Audit?

By:  Diane Benjamin This story is from April 21, 2020: The story proves Normal’s claim of being environmentally friendly is false.  To be labeled an Energy Star building it must be rated at least 75, 11 Uptown on rated 43.  The rating is based on energy consumption as compared to other like buildings.  That […]

Koos: Different rules for us

By:  Diane Benjamin Since the media isn’t interested in holding tyrannical dictators accountable, I must keep posting Mayor Koos taunting protesters.  This picture speaks volumes about him and his buddies on the Council – the PLAN is the only thing that matters, not you. But there is more: A guy name Josh Favus is Koos’ […]

Update: Springfield OPEN ILLINOIS rally

h/t a friend in Springfield An OPEN ILLINOIS rally is also taking place in Chicago.  The people who refuse to accept  government tyranny are demanding freedom.  My delete button is armed and ready to remove stupid comments about hoping they die. If you want to live in fear go right ahead, stay in your basement […]

Koos Hypocrisy Abounds

By:  Diane Benjamin Normal Mayor Chris Koos posted this on Facebook: Tari must not have been invited.  He is going to the US Conference of Mayors that starts to tomorrow in Honolulu: One would think true believers, like Koos, who think we are destroying the world with carbon emissions would: Not fly to […]


From Illinois Review: CHICAGO – This past week President Obama publicly urged the reexamination of state self-defense laws (see remarks below). However, nine years ago then-State Sen. Barack Obama actually co-sponsored a bill that strengthened Illinois’ 1961 “stand your ground” law. The Obama-sponsored bill (SB 2386) enlarged the state’s 1961 law by shielding the […]