Archive for April 2015

Mortal Kombat Reunion Brings Gamers from All-Over the World to Chicago

Mortal Kombat Reunion Brings Gamers from All-Over the World to Chicago
It has been a little over 20 years since Mortal Kombat drew in the gamer community.  It was originally developed by Midway Games from Chciago’s north side, now bankrupt, the MK development team was acquired by Warner Brothers, now NetherRealm Studios.  It was over 20 years ago that I met the creators of the game... Read more »

Chicago's Gun Violence Part II - Yes, you can learn to defend yourself against a gun.

Chicago's Gun Violence Part II - Yes, you can learn to defend yourself against a gun.
Protect Yourself Against Chicago’s Gun Violence Yesterday, I wrote about the presence of gun violence in Chicago.  Fox News reported that four people were killed and 30 were injured in shootings since Friday night.  Sadly, as the weather gets warmer, I believe there will be more gun violence within the Chicago city limits.  I posed... Read more »

Chicago's Gun Violence Part I - Are you more likely to get shot living in Chicago?

Chicago's Gun Violence Part I - Are you more likely to get shot living in Chicago?
Are you more likely to get shot living in Chicago?  According to a USA Today story, violence is soaring in the Windy City.  There has been a 40% increase in shootings, 29% have resulted in homicides. I have always taken so much pride in the fact that I am a true-blue Chicagoan.  A true downtowner –... Read more »
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