E-mail exchange, Monday afternoon:
TIM: Have you seen tonight’s lineup?
The Honorable Emil Jones, Jr.
State Senator, Illinois
The Honorable Lisa Madigan
Attorney General, Illinois
The Honorable Dan Hynes
The Honorable Alexi Giannoulis
State Treasurer, Illinois
The Honorable Jesse Jackson, Jr.
Member of the US House of Representatives, Illinois
President, SEIU Local 1 (Chicago)
The Honorable Miguel Del Valle
City Clerk of Chicago, Illinois
STEVE: I never saw Jones on the schedule before. That can’t be right.
TIM: Don’t worry, an hour before we’ll learn that his son will read the speech.