Archive for October 2013
As Chicago goes spiraling down the rabbit hole into the nightmare “new and improved” Ventra; it feels like CTA and Ventra crap on Chicago’s mass transit riders. What sort of pigeon-brained idiot thought this was a good idea? Does the expression “if it ain’t broken, don’t fix it” not resonate with those in suits or... Read more »
After our only-child/dog Whoopi died, we didn’t “replace” her with another rescue dog. How could we? She was a one-of-a-kind; as irreplaceable as an original Picasso. So imagine a time, only a few years ago, when one rescue dog grabbed the hearts and admiration of a nation, for that is the time beautifully detailed in... Read more »
What if there were a World Series of Cities? Given America’s provincial focus, would it pit two American cities like NYC versus Chicago? Having just returned from a 9-day visit to New York City during which we rented a flat near Times Square through the still reliable airbnb.com, I couldn’t help but to compare my two homes.... Read more »
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