Continental Chicago

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Tag Archives: Chicago

Chicago: It’s fine while you need it

Lately, there’s been an uproar about Rachel Shtier, a lady who wrote some jaded and dismissive remarks about Chicago for the New York Times, while ostensibly reviewing three books about … Continue reading

May 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

A ruined door

A door long boarded up on Ashland Avenue.  Its panels of plywood register a significant artistic investment, the aggregate effect both sinister and surreal.  Much of its meaning is illegible, … Continue reading

April 3, 2013 · Leave a comment

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