Chicago: the death of a great American city

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  1. Bammer

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    • Bammer

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      Enough of this crap is enough...not just Chicago but across every big liberal run city.

      Screw it....shoot the looters and rioters on sight. That includes those throwing things at and assaulting law enforcement. If they get killed, so friggin be it. As I repeat often--these are all vermin. The ONLY way is to eradicate, exterminate, etc.

      If not, it is only going to get worse and worse.
       
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        Chicago has always been a liberal cesspool.
         
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          Lightfoot closed down an area along Lake Shore Drive because people weren't properly social distancing and wearing masks while out and about on Saturday. Even took to Twitter to publicly castigate the people.

          But this...peaceful protest!
           
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                With leadership like that these cities are in for decades of economic, social and physical dilapidation....who in their right mind would open a business or continue to operate one under those circumstances....
                 
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                  The last Republican Mayor of Chicago served in 1931. That's 89 years ago.
                   
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                    Exactly. If for some unthinkable reason I owned a business in any of these areas(or even simply lived there) at the present time---I would be leaving those cities and never look back. If enough people did that, sooner or later the cities would dry up to rot. Deservedly so.
                     
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                      Loads and loads of debt
                      Corrupt politics
                      A downtown that is ransacked
                      Transit that was halted due to riots
                      A mayor on Twitter chastising people on the beach
                      Police that are completely demoralized

                      Gotta love it!
                       
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                        You just want the tax base to leave, everyone else stay there!
                         
                        • Bammer

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                          There's a graduated tax on this ballot. It's likely to pass. The first iteration has only people making >$250K paying more in tax. I give them 2 years, max, before rate creep happens. People will continue fleeing Illinois.
                           
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                            I gave you a thumb up for posting the hypocrisy. Now, everyone else should give my post the facepalm her behavior deserves.
                             
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                              It always creeps....DiBlasio and Cuomo in NY actually think Corona is the only reason areas of NYC are still down as much as 80% in retail and Manhattan is a ghost town...The virus was just the final straw for those who hadn't begun moving out already or the hundreds of thousands who have and won't come back....it's almost like these Mayor and Gov. are clueless.
                               
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                              Anyone who believes socialism can lead to a sustainable prosperous economy is indeed clueless.
                               
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                                Almost?
                                 
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                                • Slug

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                                  I'm wondering, if the beach people were black, would that bug eyed kunt support them as well?
                                   
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