The Summer of Chicago Posted on May 31, 2019 Chicago chicago hotels dallas hotels hotels hotels in chicago hotels in florida hotels in las vegas las vegas hotels private jet rental property Summer travel travel vlog vacation 20 thoughts on “The Summer of Chicago” Born and raised in Chicago, sucks ass hereReply Chicago is a shit hole don't move here. They raise property tax like its their job. I am 3 weeks from graduating from college here in chicago stagnet wages. Its who you know not what you know. I go to one of the best colleges in Chicago and it seems like you gotta double major in MIS and accounting or comp sci or something to get a good job out the gate. Luckily though I got my dads place in the suburbs I can apply to and work at it pays less has less raises but isn't fucking cancer. It doesn't require me flying overnight doing IT consulting work for some randoms. Stack money live with parents build fuck you money.Reply Gotta be honest you really didn’t say a whole lot about Chicago or what to look for in Chicago or things to do. You mainly shit on Seattle and reasons not to go to Seattle.Reply Lived there my whole life and honestly its not as dangerous as people think. Mostly the violent areas are on the south and west side and, as long as you can avoid "certain people" (the niggas, wiggas and cholos) its very safe. The worst thing that could ever happen is some idiot stealing your packages if you live on the north and east side.Reply I live in Chicago, born and raised. Cappy lived in Chicago during early 00s and keeps raving about the North Side. The North Side honestly sucks. I recommend neighborhoods like Bridgeport, Portage Park, West Loop/West Town, Midway area, Beverly, Norwood Park, Edison Park. There are cool suburbs too like Brookfield, Forest Park, Elmhurst, etc. Never live east of 90/94 (Kennedy). Wouldn't live in Hyde Park unless you work for the UofC. All the idiots who are saying "Chiraq blows" or "Chicago is a shithole, I don't want to live in a place where I'll get shot" have never been to Chicago.Reply How are the whores in chi town?Reply Shit-CongoReply shitcagoReply My ex-wife is from the area (Downer's Grove). The city is cool, Second City is fun. But there's no way I'd live there. Still a Cubs fan to this day.Reply Chi-Raq blows!Reply $35 for 6 minutes of easy “work”. My man 😁Reply I'd recommend the Midway Airport area bordering the suburbs. Safe area, good hotels, with very easy access to downtown Chicago via the Orange Line train station next door to the airport.I wouldn't recommend driving downtown though. Traffic and parking regulations have completely gone off the rails.Reply I would rather be dead then live in Chicago.Reply Herpe-gona-seattle-aids, yeah!Reply Yeah really the only decent part of the south side is Hyde Park. Other ok places out south like beverly but you don't really have any reason to go thereReply Hate to break it to you but, I’ve lived in Chicago for my whole life, and it has become a disaster. Everyone I know is fleeing or has left a long time ago due to the violence, illegal immigration, terrible economy and fiscal collapse (worst bond rating and pension liability crisis). That’s why we’re leaving ASAP. There has been a steady decline in the economy, are no jobs here, rent is through the roof (unless you want to live in the ghetto). For jobs, you’ll be competing with boomers that should have retired 10 years ago. And, it’s all about who you know, not what you know.Reply 0:31 you are still doing good if thats not you 😉Reply Why not the south side?Reply Born and raised here! Come over here! Let's get it.Reply ChiraqReply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *CommentName * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.