Category: First Person
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If Pittsburgh is my city of memory, Chicago, rising from the farmlands to west & the lake to its east, is my city of independence
After Baby Face made his edict and went off to find coffee, the four of us had a little huddle and all agreed to live with the consequences.
Exactly when you qualify as a “senior citizen” is not firmly established. For commercials and business, the sooner the better.
For the sake of not talking politics for a moment, let us indulge ourselves of this social media food outrage du jour.
People trade in indignation & outrage. I imagine we justify ourselves using this currency by appealing to the evil deeds of our neighbor.