Countdown to the Announcement: 3 days, 23 hours, 4 minutes. And all the Chicago supporters get a little more excited… Obama would be the first U.S. president to take on such a direct role in lobbying for an Olympics event. […] Obama is also mobilizing his administration on behalf of Chicago’s bid. Senior adviser Jarrett,Continue reading “Obama to Denmark”
The Chicago 2016 decision will final reach its apex in a mere 7 days and 15 hours. Or so the Countdown To The Decision tells me. On that note, here is humourous, well-written email I recieved second-hand…good stuff… From: A Creative Mind <Redacted@gmail.com> Date: Tue, Sep 22, 2009 at 8:15 AM Subject: To: A Less CreativeContinue reading “Chicago 2016…The Countdown…”
Celeb began a discussion this morning on the ever-popular topic among us living in the city–the 2016 Olympic games. As PC pointed out, the IOC committee who will ultimately make the selection arrived in the city today to be wined and dined. Messages from famous Chicagoans like the President, Michael Jordan, and dinner withContinue reading “Chicago 2016”
This photo is gorgeous. It was taken at dusk from the edge of a town called New Buffalo, Michigan. It is a view from across Lake Michigan, aimed at faraway Chicago. The three tiny lights are, from the left, the Sears Tower, Standard Oil Building, and John Hancock Center.