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Day 88: Honey, I'm home!

I’ve taken quite the hiatus from the blogging life. This past weekend I went to Buffalo, NY to visit my fiance’s family. They held a bridal shower for her, so we left Chicago at 3:30 AM Friday morning, and we arrived in Buffalo around 1:00 PM. 99 more words

Miracle Morning

Taking a Kick at Soccer

We know little about soccer, having grown up on wholesome American games that allow the use of hands, as God and Abner Doubleday intended, but even we knew that the sport’s international governing body is corrupt. 1,013 more words

Politics

Moses and the Mosquito

It’s 1985, the summer after my second year in college. I wasn’t “away” at college, I’d moved out from home the moment I graduated high school. 1,194 more words

The 80s Me

Police Posed For Hunting-Inspired Photo With Black Man Dressed In Antlers

Just how racist is the Chicago Police Department? This photo paints a pretty bleak picture http://t.co/m86FOaOFbUpic.twitter.com/9NHrZ4lHeh

— Slate (@Slate) May 27, 2015

A decade-old photograph featuring White cops and a Black man dressed in antlers has resurfaced after the Chicago Police Department fought to keep it from the public’s eyes, The…

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News

Riot Fest Announces Lineups Featuring Ice Cube, Snoop Dogg and No Doubt

Organizers have announced the first wave of lineups for the multicity, touring music festival Riot Fest.

This year, the flagship Chicago event will take place in a new location in Douglas Park from Sept. 114 more words