There's anything but water in those cups I assure you...

This Sunday the fine Irish residents of our city (and those who call anything south of I-55 home) will gather on Western Avenue to cheer on their family members and neighbors as they parade down the middle of the normally busy street.  While admirable in spirit, I cannot get behind the event out of principle.  You see I have seen the view from Everest and you will have to pardon my lack of awe as we look out from atop Villa Olivia today.  The Southside Irish Parade is a bastardized version More >