Posts tagged "life style"

Cell phone blabber on train arrested by police

Yes! This happened on an Amtrak train out west, but I’m sure that riders in Metra’s quiet cars would love to see this happen too. Maybe on the CTA too. Looking at the video, I’d say that this woman looks exactly like the yacker that my wife and I encountered last year on the CTA’s... Read more »

Chicagoans' insufferable whines about "dibs" and unplowed side streets and alleys.

An upholstered chair sits in the sun, saving a parking spot in the Southwest Side as people dig their cars out of the snow all over the city. (Abel Uribe, Chicago Tribune / February 3, 2011) Part of the whining is the grim debate over the morality of shoveling out your own parking space and,... Read more »
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