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Job Title: Harbinger of Doom

Pardon me while I drag out my soapbox. Just need a little bit of a vent for a while. I don't know if it's the winter doldrums. I don't know if it's just the prospect of watching another drawn out circus in the Illinois state legislature. I don't know if it's just the mid-school year slump. Or a combination of all three, but I'm feeling kind of bummed out lately. And I don't know about you, but I just can't write when I'm bummed out. Well, can't write anything good.

I joke sometimes that I'm going to have "Harbinger of Doom" put next to Union President on my business cards. If I had Union Pres business cards, that is. Illinois is worse than a circus with their public sector employees lately and I'm getting weary. Which is something I think that they're hoping for. If we get spntired enough, we'll stop fighting and just let them do what they want. I'm almost there, which is something for those of you who know me. …