On Friday, April 26, 2013 the striking Teamsters Local 705 had a large inflatable rat at the corner of Clark and Monroe Streets. Today (Monday) it is under the tire of a large Midway Moving and Storage van. No worries, though; Chicago’s finest were on the scene interviewing witnesses and investigating how this poor creature met his demise.
The May 4 release date of The Avengers is drawing near and the excitement is building. For the few people who haven’t heard about the movie, The Avengers features a star-studded cast, which includes Robert Downey, Jr., Chris Evans, Mark Ruffalo, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Tom Hiddleston, and Samuel L. Jackson. In the film, Nick Fury (Jackson), director of the peacekeeping organization S.H.I.E.L.D., recruits Iron Man (Downey), the Hulk (Ruffalo), Thor (Hemsworth), and Captain America (Evans) to join the other members of the S.H.I.E.L.D. team – including Black Widow (Johansson) – to save the world from destruction.
Several new clips have been released including this action-packed clip bringing all the superheroes together in a group:
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Here is a video of my beautiful grandson. I took this near the beginning of March when he was 5 weeks old while I was spending a week with Catie in Virginia Beach.