We've heard about the helicopter parent, but what about the helipad parent? Let's talk about how we raise our kids. Also, we talk public safety and policing on today's 'Grading Rahm,' our week-long discussion about the mayor's first term.
We pay tribute to Ernie Banks by sharing stories about Chicago's own, "Mr. Cub." Phil Rogers, longtime baseball writer for the Chicago Tribune and author of, "Ernie Banks: Mr. Cub and the Summer of '69," joins us in studio.
Today on the Afternoon Shift, we discuss what it takes to be the mayor of Chicago. Laura Washington, a Sun-Times columnist and Political Analyst for ABC 7-Chicago and Alden Loury of the Better Government Association join us in studio.
Today on the Afternoon Shift we discuss the definition of "groupthink" and how to make your meeting mean more. Reid Hastie, co-author of "Wiser: Getting Beyond Groupthink to Make Groups Smarter," joins us in studio.