This Week’s Biggest Gainers
1 The Second City
The improv mecca celebrated its fiftieth anniversary with a weekend of high-profile alumni events, panels and performances.
2 Brian Kelly
Say hello to the new coach of the Irish.
3 Samantha Tumpach
The 22-year-old woman arrested for capturing moments of “New Moon” on video while at a birthday party in a theater had her criminal charges dropped.
4 Yo-Yo Ma
The superstar cellist announced has signed on as a creative consultant for the CSO.
5 J.J. Putz
Say hello to the new White Sox reliever.
This Week’s Biggest Losers
1 Andre Crawford
The serial killer was found guilty of eleven murders committed between 1993-1999 on Chicago’s South Side.
2 Pat Quinn
The governor suffered scorn from all over when the details of his early-release prison program were revealed—MGT-Push, as it was called, has been suspended.
3 Amy Dickinson
The Tribune advice columnist continued to receive heavy criticism from all over the country for the controversial “you have yourself to blame” advice she gave to a rape survivor.
4 Scott Carlson
The Lane Tech High School teacher was arrested for allegedly operating a prostitution ring.
5 Lovie Smith
Another loss, this time to the Packers. Could be time to pack your bags…