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Illiana Tollway Project Meets Widespread Criticism in IL

In the weeks leading up to the Nov. 4th elections and in its wake, a spate of editorials by many of IL’s leading newspapers (as collected… 995 more words


The Suburbs - Sunday Photo Fiction

AnElephantCant climb a tree
If he is a monkey then that is just fine
But as he is a heffelump
He falls down with a bump… 276 more words

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The Offering (A History of Jacke in 100 Objects #26)

And then something happened that changed everything.

I wish I could start the story that way, because that’s how it felt when it happened: startling, vivid, breathtakingly transformative. 5,011 more words


US Land was Free for Europeans at One Time. The internet is Free Today. What is the Next Frontier?

We absolutely need another new frontier to explore or we will be facing more wars. The land battles were pretty bloody, but everything got settled for a while. 297 more words

These are the US's worst cities for commuters

Americans agree: We hate commuting more than just about anything. Of course, most of us do it anyway: on average, about 25 minutes each way. 103 more words


The street has a faint
Fishy smell like an old
Ocean waiting to die.

City hall, the drunks the library
The amber green fire leaves… 71 more words