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The Affordable Care Act: Local Flesh And Blood

Like most ten-year-olds, Erin Potter has to be tracked down on a sunny and bright Sunday afternoon. Used to be

The Slumlords We Love

Ken bursts through the front door of the Bel-Aire office wielding a can of wasp spray. The woman who ran

“A large city, near the Miller Factory”: The Glorious Rise and Mysterious Disappearance of the Great Midwestern Brewer

Yelp reviews of the Miller factory tour are, to be blunt, as bland as the beer. "Kinda cheesey but that's

Hungover In Cleveland

Hungover In Cleveland

by Kevin Tasker Every watering hole in Cleveland had their TVs on last night to see LeBron’s first game back with the Cavs. Even Tremont’s highfalutin Spotted Owl Bar toted out a wall-dominating screen for easy viewing. Surreal to see the spectacle

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The Slumlords We Love

The Slumlords We Love

Ken bursts through the front door of the Bel-Aire office wielding a can of wasp spray. The woman who ran in just before Ken is, to understate matters, distressed, and both are screaming at each other.

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Lockdown City

Lockdown City

NATO held its international meeting in Chicago a couple months before I decided to quit driving a cab in 2012. Mayor Emanuel turned the city into a militarized showplace for the visitors' benefit.

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