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Re: “In praise of The Conformist, one of the greatest-looking movies ever made

Tanto gentile e tanto onesta pare la donna mia.

Posted by Enginist on 10/16/2017 at 4:37 PM

Re: “Rahm’s police academy plan met with youth-led backlash from #NoCopAcademy campaign

I don't know about the cops, but I have visited the Quinn Fire Academy, built on the site of Mrs. O'Leary's barn, and it seemed like an efficient operation.

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Posted by Enginist on 10/16/2017 at 4:27 PM

Re: “The mysterious case of the Chicago Reader ‘time machine’

And how about a nod to Flann O'Brien and "The Third Policeman," the purest piece of blarney I've ever read.

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Posted by Enginist on 09/26/2017 at 12:37 AM

Re: “New data reveals impact of being lawyerless in Chicago eviction court

I think that the result would be the same. Some tenants will hire lawyers if they can afford it, and if they think they're morally in the right.

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Posted by Enginist on 09/16/2017 at 11:13 PM

Re: “Tyshawn Sorey’s compositional imagination blossoms on his new trio album Verisimilitude

"a dramatic, subtly surging presence."

Posted by Enginist on 09/16/2017 at 10:52 PM

Re: “A comedian's goodbye-to-Chicago rant goes viral for all the wrong reasons

If you are lucky enough to have a job that you don't hate, then you should like or love the city you are working in. I got lucky in Chicago, which, as far as I'm concerned, has no betters and few peers.

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Posted by Enginist on 09/11/2017 at 12:24 AM

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