Cubs convention one day, The White House and a meeting with President Obama the next.
The Cubs are scheduled to meet with the President (and admitted White Sox fan) at noon today, but there’s at least one Cubbie who isn’t making the trip.
Pitcher Jake Arrieta will be a non show, but he claims it’s not political.
Arrieta claims there is a family medical issue that is preventing him from going.
In other news…
Rallies wee held yesterday in support of the Affordable Care Act (aka ObamaCare) as it looks like Republicans are inching towards a plan to repeal it.
What is it being replaced with?
Well, that’s a question that no one has answered yet!
Ringling Brothers/Barnum and Bailey Circus is closing up shop after 146 years!
But really, what could have compared to the circus that was our last Presidential election.