Conceptually, the words “Chicago, Wisconsin” are sure to baffle almost anyone reading them today. The idea that Illinois’s metropolis (and the nation’s third-largest city) could somehow be a part of the Dairy State seems laughable. Too bound to the long and sordid annals of Illinois politics, despite at times feeling a million miles away from […]
Ludacris’s “ho zones”
Look, don’t read.
In the old days, cities were fed by their hinterlands (food and inhabitants both). Now maybe they’re feeding each other.
The part of Burnhamâ€™s 1909 â€œPlan of Chicagoâ€ they donâ€™t tell you about