How come the Lake Theater can't find room to play movies like the John Lennon biopic "Nowhere Boy", Woody Allen's latest "You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger", the educational documentary "Waiting For Superman" or any of the Steig Larsson's Millennium Trilogy (e.g. "The Girl Who Kicked The Hornet's Nest")?
I just finished reading an historical novel Wolf Hall by Hillary Mantel. It told the story of Thomas Cromwell's life journey from a wretched abusive childhood to becoming Henry VIII's right hand man. Cromwell was largely responsible for Henry's divorce and the demise of the Catholic Church in England.
So Wednesday night there was a public meeting at the library to discuss the Interfaith Housing Development's proposal to convert the abandoned Comcast Building at Madison and Oak Park into 51 apartments for people who earn less than $26,400.
It's not really a big deal, but I thought it odd that according to Marty Stempniak's report two gay Village trustees, Ray Johnson and Colette Lueck, were proposing that the village partner with the high school's Gay-Straight Alliance to post a video on the website" It Gets Better Project".