Derek "Phil" Phillips is the Main Boss of POLJUNK and sets the editorial direction of the site. He's co-founder of parent site Glorious Noise and also a member of the Chicago band Riviera.
Phil is a full-time web consultant living is Chicago and proud father to a six month old son.
Jake is the Commander in Chief of the Glorious Noise empire and frequent contributor to POLJUNK. That's all you really need to know right now.
Jude Lemrow has been writing articles for Politics Junky since its inception. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Western Michigan University in Kalamazoo, Michigan in 1991.
Jude Lemrow also handles many audio engineering projects for Glorious Noise, Glorious Noise artists Riviera, and others. He graduated from the Conservatory of Recording Arts and Sciences in Tempe, Arizona in 1996.
Mike has been working in publishing and software for the past 10 years. Before that, he got his undergraduate degree in Political Science, and a master's degree in Library and Information Science. He is smart, and witty. Mike hopes that, one day, cats and dogs will live together, every child will have his or her own taser (as a deterrent), and Neil Young will release his long anticipated Archives box set. He also hopes that the Congress will reinstate habeas corpus, but he's not holding his breath.