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Old 06-29-2018, 11:14 AM   #21821
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Man I can't tell you all how happy this makes me. Chicago's historic Uptown Theatre is going to be preserved. $75M price tag but it looks like it's actually happening. They intend to get started this fall and expect the project to take 2 years.

Long story short. The place opened in 1925 as a movie palace.

In the 1970's it turned into a music venue. The Dead, Prince, Springsteen all played there. It's been closed, vandalized and neglected since 1981, save for a few movie/music video shoots.

Just look at this place. Would love to see D/T there in a few years.

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Old 06-29-2018, 11:27 AM   #21822
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That’s fantastic. I love seeing beautiful, historic buildings like that get the respect they deserve. That’s a gorgeous room.
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Old 06-29-2018, 11:15 PM   #21823
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Old 07-01-2018, 07:03 PM   #21824
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Old 07-06-2018, 11:09 AM   #21825
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Old 07-11-2018, 06:19 PM   #21826
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This really cracked me up

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Old 07-11-2018, 08:34 PM   #21827
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Old 07-13-2018, 09:19 PM   #21828
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Since his death, I’ve been binge watching Anthony Bourdain’s Parts Unknown. I’d seen a few episodes before his death, but started watching a few since his death, and now I can’t stop.

The reason I’m posting this is I’m coming to the realization that Bourdain was a sociological genius. Almost a modern day Thoreau under a different medium.

I’m floored by everything the man thought and said. He lived on a different plane that the vast majority of the rest of Americans.
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Old 07-15-2018, 12:59 AM   #21829
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Since his death, Iíve been binge watching Anthony Bourdainís Parts Unknown. Iíd seen a few episodes before his death, but started watching a few since his death, and now I canít stop.

The reason Iím posting this is Iím coming to the realization that Bourdain was a sociological genius. Almost a modern day Thoreau under a different medium.

Iím floored by everything the man thought and said. He lived on a different plane that the vast majority of the rest of Americans.
Did you happen to see this article that came out right around the time of Anthonys death:

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Old 07-15-2018, 05:22 PM   #21830
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I’d never seen that, but it doesn’t surprise me at all. Thanks for sharing.
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Well...did ya honk?
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That sticker is a win win, either you're horny or you're aware of history.

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