Chicago

Chicago (i/ʃˈkɑːɡ/ or /ʃˈkɔːɡ/) is the third most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwest. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago is the seat of Cook County.

Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; it also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network, and ranked seventh in the world in the 2014 Global Cities Index.As of 2014, Chicago had the third largest gross metropolitan product in the United States at US$610.5 billion.

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The Thompson Center, a blend of patriotism and Postmodernism, should be a Chicago landmark

Chicago Sun-Times 14 May 2021
There is a postmodern government building in Chicago that is in danger of being torn down ... Part town square, part shopping mall Long associated with skepticism and critique of grand narratives, Postmodernism would seem an odd choice for a Republican governor’s vanity building project....
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After Heated Debate, City Council Committee Backs Plan To Rename Outer Lake Shore Drive After ...

CBS Sports 29 Apr 2021
Chicago Weather ... However, Moore was not the only alderman angered that the Chicago Department of Transportation didn’t offer a substitute ordinance sooner ... Martin said creating DuSable Drive “will lay the foundation to say to the world Chicago has laid aside vanity, fears, and has taken a lead to end systemic racism in this great city of ours.”....
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Rail advocates want Amtrak station moved back to Tower City: The Wake Up for Friday, April 16, 2021

Cleveland 16 Apr 2021
Indians 4, Chicago White Sox 2 ... connecting Cleveland to Pittsburgh, Buffalo and Chicago ... Chicago 7. Sacha Baron Cohen and director Aaron Sorkin take us through a courtroom scene from their film “The Trial of the Chicago 7” in this video from cleveland.com’s sister site, Vanity Fair....
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Frank Gallagher Finally Faced Consequences in the Shameless Series Finale

Vanity Fair 12 Apr 2021
Evidently clear, however, was the fact that Frank Gallagher is gone, with Macy's Frank floating above Chicago, spewing his classic brand of sage advice.More Great Stories From Vanity Fair....
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Khloe Kardashian posts adorable clip of daughter True getting her makeup done by cousin Chicago ...

The Daily Mail 20 Mar 2021
But on Saturday, Khloe Kardashian took a moment to enjoy her adorable daughter True Thompson, as the little girl played with her cousin Chicago West in front of a lavish vanity ... Khloe Kardashian took a moment to enjoy her adorable daughter True Thompson, as the little girl played with her cousin Chicago West in front of a lavish vanity....
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'I am an actor, not a political theorist': Sacha Baron Cohen says his divisive roles ...

The Daily Mail 24 Feb 2021
Sacha Baron Cohen has called his acting roles as 'his little bit to fight for democracy' as he joined a star-studded lineup in the 27th Annual Hollywood issue of Vanity Fair ... Vanity Fair's Hollywood issue ... Jordan and Awkwafina on Vanity Fair's most diverse cover yet ... Vanity Fair....
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Watching President Donald Trump Departure Ceremony at Andrews Air Force Base on TV at home in Silver Spring, Maryland on Wednesday morning, 20 January 2021
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What awaits Trump? Billions of dollars

Alternet 22 Feb 2021
William Cohan is a special correspondent for Vanity Fair ... At Vanity Fair you have written extensively about the alleged insider trading at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, as well as other questionable financial dealings connected to the Trump administration....
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Wall Street expert explains how Trump can soak his supporters all over again -- and ...

Raw Story 22 Feb 2021
William Cohan is a special correspondent for Vanity Fair ... At Vanity Fair you have written extensively about the alleged insider trading at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, as well as other questionable financial dealings connected to the Trump administration....
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Judas and the Black Messiah First Reviews: Daniel Kaluuya and LaKeith Stanfield Shine in Powerful, Timely Film

Rotten Tomatoes 02 Feb 2021
Here’s what critics are saying about Judas and the Black Messiah.. Is it one of the most important movies of the year? ...Richard Lawson, Vanity Fair ... – Richard Lawson, Vanity Fair ... – Richard Lawson, Vanity Fair ... – Richard Lawson, Vanity Fair. The movie acts as a corrective for Sorkin’s film [The Trial of the Chicago 7] ... ....
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Massive Trump tower sign along Chicago River must come down, alderman says

Chicago Sun-Times 12 Jan 2021
Chicago police officers and city vehicles were sent to stand guard outside Trump Tower in the Loop as the city prepared for civil unrest on Election Night ... 27 City Council meeting that would force the issue seven years after the vanity sign along Chicago’s riverfront touched off a clash of giant egos with then-Mayor Rahm Emanuel....
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Afternoon Edition: Jan. 12, 2020

Chicago Sun-Times 12 Jan 2021
Here’s the latest news you need to know in Chicago ... 27 City Council meeting that would force the issue seven years after the vanity sign along Chicago’s riverfront touched off a clash of giant egos with then-Mayor Rahm Emanuel ... Sun-Times file photo The Chicago Polar Plunge is going virtual this year....
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US on course for a less than revolutionary administration

The Irish Times 05 Jan 2021
As ever, Tom Wolfe got there first. Readers had expected the author of The Bonfire of the Vanities to “do” Los Angeles or Chicago after his treatment of 1980s New York. Instead, the place that drew his fine eye for trends was Atlanta. A Man in Full considered the city, and the state that it anchors, as America’s potential future ... But leave it he will ... ....
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The life of Donald Trump Jr., who once lived out of a truck, didn't speak ...

Business Insider 31 Dec 2020
Vanity Fair, The Guardian In 2004, he told New York Magazine it had been tough being 12 ... According to Vanity Fair, he yelled at his father, “You don't love us! You don't even love yourself ... Vanity Fair, The Guardian In 2003, Trump's father introduced him to Vanessa Kay Haydon, a model who once dated Leonardo DiCaprio....
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