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Postby palmer eldritch » Wed Feb 20, 2019 10:03 am

tgk wrote:Is she serious with that slogan. Good lord do i hate this election



lmao what
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Postby tgk » Wed Feb 20, 2019 10:19 am

i was just picturing last night how pathetic a "be fair to trump" or "be fair to cory" rally would seem. just... yikes.
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Postby camping » Wed Feb 20, 2019 12:51 pm

anything fun happening this weekend/good new restaurants? my dad is in town from wed-sat. he's here a lot and has done all the basic stuff.
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Postby nosebleeds » Wed Feb 20, 2019 1:22 pm

Take him to see Kevin Drumm and a tuba duo Friday night at Constellation
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Postby meeshpotato » Wed Feb 20, 2019 1:39 pm

bayan ko up by me is supposed to be pretty good/might be worth a look

i got a cubano to go when it first opened and liked it, but haven't dined in or tried any of their other stuff
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Postby pantsoclock » Wed Feb 20, 2019 1:44 pm

Gonna be in chicago next week to see julia holter/visit some friends
I hear it's supposed to be snowy as fuck.
I pay tax to help pay for things like police..fire..parks..but it goes to Ferguson like people and foreigners who are scamming our stupid government that is full of pasta thieves like this guy
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Postby tgk » Wed Feb 20, 2019 3:06 pm

lol total dumpster fire



no shit you can't be confident in your results when no one is polling over 15%
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Postby Fullscreen » Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:00 pm

thread:


even considering gambling as a revenue stream sucks ass but at least JB is prioritizing a progressive income tax and legalizing it (weed).
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Postby tgk » Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:04 pm

i'm ok with gambling just because i think vices should be legal. people will always gamble, drink, hire a sex worker, and take drugs no matter how many restrictions you put on it so might as well legalize it all.
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Postby tgk » Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:10 pm

also the fact that he's already factoring legal weed into his budget proposal makes me think they get that shit passed in the spring session, the language has already mostly been written already. maybe i'll be hitting up my weed shop by the end of the year?
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Postby tgk » Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:13 pm



I swear to god if we end up with Daley/Chico. certainly won't cast my vote for either of those ghouls
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Postby Fullscreen » Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:23 pm

tgk wrote:i'm ok with gambling just because i think vices should be legal. people will always gamble, drink, hire a sex worker, and take drugs no matter how many restrictions you put on it so might as well legalize it all.

i'm just weary of any legalized gambling as a regressive tax on the poor. dunno how sports betting compares to, say, the lotto or video slots.

like clearly people are gonna do what they're gonna do and i don't think you should get locked up for informally betting on a game or playing poker, but state-sanctioned gaming extracts more wealth from low-income communities by orders of magnitude. it's cannibalism.
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Postby kirito » Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:26 pm

the gold coast is going to have casino royale style texas hold 'em with $10 million buy in
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Postby bicycle made for two » Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:36 pm

this BEZ investigation from January on how governmental revenue from video gambling has fallen far short of initial projections since 2009 single-handedly changed my mind about legalizing gambling in Chicago. I used to be pretty blase about it - who cares, sure, can't hurt - but this now seems like absolutely terrible, regressive policy. very glad we don't legally have it in this city
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Postby bicycle made for two » Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:45 pm



damn, Rep. Kelly was a top aide to Preckwinkle in the county right before she ran for the House in 2013. increasingly convinced that Lightfoot has one of the runoff spots locked down
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Postby tgk » Wed Feb 20, 2019 5:51 pm

ugh
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Postby Fullscreen » Wed Feb 20, 2019 6:10 pm

bicycle made for two wrote:this BEZ investigation from January on how governmental revenue from video gambling has fallen far short of initial projections since 2009 single-handedly changed my mind about legalizing gambling in Chicago. I used to be pretty blase about it - who cares, sure, can't hurt - but this now seems like absolutely terrible, regressive policy. very glad we don't legally have it in this city

thanks for this. citations needed covered it recently as well:
Episode 63: Gambling and Neoliberal Rot - How Our Most Regressive Tax Flies Under the Radar https://traffic.libsyn.com/secure/citationsneeded/CN63_20190123_gambling_balzarini_bernal.mp3
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Postby tgk » Wed Feb 20, 2019 11:33 pm

you know this race is depressing when your best case scenario won't even make you happy. if michelle obama announced a write in campaign today she could blast through that 50% threshold like it didn't matter.
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Postby pokethedoke » Thu Feb 21, 2019 4:22 pm

fuck I want some eduardos
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Postby Fullscreen » Fri Feb 22, 2019 4:41 pm

oh here's more on why state-sanctioned gambling is Pretty Bad (feat. ongoing dystopia thread):
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Postby nosebleeds » Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:34 pm

Early voted today. I think the people there were surprised that anyone walked through the door.
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Postby tgk » Fri Feb 22, 2019 5:41 pm

who'd you pick out of the shithole of mayoral candidates (if you don't mind divulging)
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Postby nosebleeds » Fri Feb 22, 2019 6:41 pm

Preckwinkel.
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Postby Kuboaa » Fri Feb 22, 2019 7:04 pm

yeah, I voted for Toni too, it was pretty depressing
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Postby razzle » Fri Feb 22, 2019 7:05 pm

I held my nose and voted toni today. I honestly stood at my booth for 20 minutes


Also does anyone have 2 extra bauhaus tickets for tomorrow
At least we have Hamilton
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Postby Fullscreen » Fri Feb 22, 2019 7:13 pm

y'all voted for some socialist aldermanic candidates where applicable though, yeah?
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Postby Kuboaa » Fri Feb 22, 2019 7:15 pm

of course
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Postby tgk » Fri Feb 22, 2019 7:18 pm

Really interested to see wholl replace solis in my ward field looks wide open
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Postby nosebleeds » Fri Feb 22, 2019 9:21 pm

Fullscreen wrote:y'all voted for some socialist aldermanic candidates where applicable though, yeah?

Rossanna Rodriguez. Does that count?
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Postby pablito » Sat Feb 23, 2019 5:19 pm

i was sending GOTV texts at carlos rosa’s office today and got a very snippy reply from lori lightfoot lol
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