hit and miss in his pontifications regarding Uptown in the past, has come out with his predictions for the upcoming 46th Ward election.
His most eyebrow-raising statement: "Nowotny is backed by Shiller and ward Democratic Committeeman Tom Sharpe." Really? Ald. Shiller is backing someone who famously said there would be no more low-income housing placed in the 46th Ward? What's up with that?
There's also some funny lines in the piece. Our favorite: "In the City Council Shiller was renowned for her crackpot ideas, such as a resolution making her ward a "nuclear free zone." In other words, when the Soviet Union launched their nuclear weapons, they should avoid incinerating Uptown."
Read it here ... what do you think of Mr. Stewart's crystal ball?