So how's everybody enjoying fall? It's fall alright, whether the upcoming temperatures speak to the season's coming or not. While the next week will be host to many a 75 degree day, the brisk mornings are an indication that something has changed in Sconzin. Today we'll top out at 67, but right now it's 49 in Madison. Try some crab rangoon from Sa Bai Thong.
Cafe Continental is closing. That's a shame I've never been. Check it out before the end of September. And check out the new place that is taking its spot next month.
City Council delves into budget. Mayor Dave snubs Thuy.
Potential mayoral candidate Brenda Konkel gives response to capital budget.
A look at Wisconsin's long-term employment projections.
Bucky Badger's $4000 (!) head has been stolen. Do you think your head is worth $4000? I guess you'd have to consult your salary.
Sconz commenter and PD member Sam Stevenson criticizes Hesselbein, accusing her of taking politically convenient positions on immigration and RTA.
Badger Herald ed board proposes the city entice non-bars into downtown with subsidies. Huh?
News flash! Drinking can have negative side effects! But interesting: Study for a few hours, then nap for a few hours, and THEN go get shit-faced. That's what a UW vice-provost said, kind of.
Weak: Council approves settlement with McDonald's.
Well, Mark Neumann's fundraising numbers for the 3rd quarter suggest he either is not doing well or simply doesn't care about raising money. Of the roughly $2.3 million raised, $2.1 million comes from his own pockets.
Could a big-time underdog win the GOP primary to challenge Ron Kind? Frontrunner Dan Kapanke is facing some ethics charges the GOP may not want to deal with.
Scott Walker's education plan.
LOL: Uppity Wisconsin gets an "advance copy" of a letter from GOP operative Jim Klauser, urging Scott Walker to drop out for his negative attacks against Mark Neumann.
The Wisconsin Idea: State and University band together for stem cell research.
Easily the worst defense of Ron Johnson I've ever read. And this guy receives a pay check from somebody other than the Johnson campaign? He makes Paddy Mac look like a literary and analytical genius.