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Here's where in Chicago to stick the monstrous George Lucas museum

No, not “where the sun don’t shine.” But close. That big hole where the monstrous Spire was going to go. Just west of Lake Shore Dr. at the Chicago River. There’s been a big hole there for years, but dreams for building a mega-high, twisted skyscraper have fallen through because of funding problems. As in,... Read more »

Chicago fireworks whining

The gnashing of teeth has been heard throughout the land as Mayor Richard M. Daley announced that he was revamping the city’s fireworks display to save money. Replacing the traditional downtown fireworks display that has drawn millions with three smaller ones has drawn condemnations and even suggestions that it is racially motivated. (The latter because... Read more »
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