The Say Good-Bye Gallery

Many of the more enduring memories I have of being a child in the 1970’s were of the horrible predictions of things to come.  For some reason the teachers I had in school were always teaching us about things that would very shortly bring about the end of the world. I remember being taught that there’s not enough food in America to support 300 million people.  Now we have 350 million and we’re mostly fat. I...

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We’re Breathing What?

Chicago has far more beautiful blue sky days than any city in which I’ve ever lived.  Especially in the spring and autumn, it can seem like an enchanted place. But Chicago is far from pristine when it comes to its air.  Much of the time it looks beautiful because we’re standing on the ground, looking up into the blue sky.  But the air around us is filthy. Here’s a web site which shows the air quality...

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