| Trump’s too-long ties: An ominous faux pas?
I once picked on the Democratic Vice President Al Gore in a column because he claps like a child, so be assured there’s nothing partisan in my attack on Republican President-elect Donald Trump for wearing his neckties like a little boy.
| And the real Word of the Year should be …
It’s hard to argue with “post-truth” as the Word of the Year for 2016, and yet, because it is my way, I will do just that.
| The up-and-down week of stubborn Gov. Bruce Rauner
To hear my colleague Kristen McQueary argue with me against the points I make in this column, find the latest “Mincing Rascals” podcast.