Not everything is roses in Chicago…far from it. We posted about our homicide problem in January and the situation doesn’t seem tom be improving. As the weather gets nicer, we usually see soaring statistics.
The blog Chicagoist had an interesting post about a recent segment on HBO’s show VICE. The segment was called “Chiraq” and it compared the death toll of our two most recent wars to Chicago’s murder rate. We watched the segment and it was pretty shocking.
Many of us don’t see the violence, but it’s just around the corner. Scary stuff:
Here is a preview from the show: