Good Reads: 8/9/19


There will be no Good Reads on Monday or Tuesday

Sorry. See you soon.


Illinois politicians from both parties lament Trump’s comments on clemency for Blagojevich

Hilarious to see that President Trump actually thinks this will get him support from liberals.

Jokes on him – we don’t like him either!

(Jerry Nowicki / News-Gazette)


Giorgi was featured in The Athletic yesterday

Just a young king.

(Brian Hamilton / The Athletic)


Egg sandwiches: C-U’s finest export

Cracked is making its way up to Wicker Park in Chicago from r/UIUC

Hell yeah. This is the inverse of Portillo’s or Giordano’s coming to C-U and I, for one, am all in.


Polyvinyl co-founder Matt Lunsford featured on Vice‘s Rank Your Records

(Patrick Singer / Smile Politely)


Illinois Issues: U Of I Divvies Up $500M Innovation Pie

(Dusty Rhodes / Illinois Public Media)


Hometown pride drives Stampley toward lofty goals

From 217 to infinity.

(Colin Likas / News-Gazette)


Champaign-Urbana Grocery Stores: 15 Tips for Shopping

We Break Down the Champaign-Urbana Grocery Store Scene

Well, someone had to I guess.

(Emily Harrington / Chambanamoms)


Customs facility for private flights under construction at Willard Airport

🤔🤔🤔

(Julie Wurth / News-Gazette)


It’s Friday

Here are two songs that have nothing to do with C-U.