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Following the school to prison pipeline
More kids and cars (not theirs)
and ‘F the police’
6:25 pm. 3-20-19 — A police sergeant who was stopped at a light on S. Park St at the beltline was alerted of a stolen vehicle several cars ahead of him. A Town of Madison officer assisted by blocking in the stolen vehicle. Four suspects (15-year-old AAF, 14-year-old WF, 16-year-old AAM, and 14-year-old WM) were taken into custody and taken to juvenile reception center.
“Someone had written graffiti on interior doors, including ‘f- the police,'” MPD spokes guy Joel DeSpain said. “The car’s owner also reported fresh damage to the exterior, including a broken headlight.”The owner also told police a laptop computer and other personal items were missing from the car.
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Monthly Archives: December 2017
Last time on this station, we explored the fundamental decency of a great man, Ulysses S. Grant. Lincoln had just named him to square off against Robert E. Lee. Seeking a room at Washington’s Willard Hotel, Grant accepted without complaint … Continue reading
The Stately Manor Reading Circle is currently engrossed in Ron Chernow’s biography of U.S. Grant, soon to be a smash-hit Broadway play. Well, why not? Our admiration for this general and under-estimated president and truly decent human being has only … Continue reading
Since 2010, Illinois has lost a net 650,000 residents to other states The beauty of our federal system of government is that if its citizens are out-voted at the polling place they may vote with their feet. The early returns … Continue reading
[ UPDATE: Enzo, our Himalayan fur ball of a cat, made off with Lyndon Johnson. We think LBJ is under the sofa. ] Before the indentured servants unscrew the reusable Christmas tree and place it in its box, the Stately … Continue reading
President Trump signed the tax cut bill into law this morning from his desk in the Oval Office so that it kicks in next year. He was most gracious, even to the hastily assembled news media, in a very informal … Continue reading
Milwaukee’s Bruce Murphy has committed some solid journalism. He broke the Milwaukee County pension scandal that helped elect reformer Scott Walker as county exec and, ultimately, governor of Wisconsin. Good liberal that he is, Bruce has been doing penance ever … Continue reading