Good Reads: 8/29/19

Trump calls in to Farm Progress Show in Decatur, says U.S. winning trade war

Gag me with a spoon.

(Ben Zigterman / News-Gazette)

Illini basketball jumps to #19 in Andy Katz’s latest (meaningless) basketball rankings

But that didn’t stop @IlliniMBB from flexing.

Climate Change Could Make Midwest A Mosquito Paradise, But Health Experts Warn We Aren’t Ready


(Alex Smith / Illinois Public Media)

Urbana Free Library is starting a seed lending library

You can now check out seeds from the Urbana Library.

(Julie McClure / Smile Politely)

Champaign council OKs $20,000 boost for 40 North so it can hire another staffer

(Adalberto Toledo / News-Gazette)

Bold move

Keep this person in you’re thoughts this Saturday morning:


Happy Thursday

We’re almost there. Here’s the best song ever made by a C-U band in my uneducated, ever-changing opinion: