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Old 09-14-2008, 09:39 PM
 
Location: Chicago, IL
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Oh ok thanks Drover, wasn't sure if he was being sarcastic or not, sometimes it is hard to read that through a forum post. The black part would not bother me of course.

 
Old 09-14-2008, 09:40 PM
 
Location: Chicago, IL
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Not sure of the exact number but I know the condo is somewhere on Honroe Street. The girl I have been speaking with said Scott Joplin schoo is directly across the street from her.
 
Old 09-14-2008, 09:46 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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Originally Posted by mlogan0301 View Post
Oh ok thanks Drover, wasn't sure if he was being sarcastic or not, sometimes it is hard to read that through a forum post. The black part would not bother me of course.
I guess I'm kind of confused -- I thought you were looking for a diverse neighborhood. It seems you and I have fundamentally different ideas of what constitutes "diverse."
 
Old 09-14-2008, 09:55 PM
 
Location: Chicago, IL
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Perhaps, I feel diverse, is different races, such as Asian, Hispanic, Caucasian, African-American, etc., living and/or working in the same area.

The only reason I pointed out that the black part wouldn't bother me, is because I am black and if I could not find a culturally diverse neighborhood that I could (a) afford (b) liked (c) the commute wasn't too bad too work, then I would live amongst what I already know.

Hope that makes more sense.
 
Old 09-14-2008, 09:58 PM
 
Location: Chicago
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Where would you be working? Or do you not have a job lined up yet? Because your life could be a little miserable if you end up living in, say, Ashburn, while your job is up in Skokie.
 
Old 09-14-2008, 10:17 PM
 
Location: Chicago, IL
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My interview is with Cook County Juvenile Court on S. Hamilton Street.
 
Old 09-14-2008, 10:18 PM
 
Location: Chicago, IL
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And the job is at the same address.
 
Old 09-15-2008, 12:20 PM
 
Location: Humboldt Park, Chicago
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Default Drover

MLogan,

Drover is not racist, just states the facts. The facts are Englewood sucks, not because it is black, but because it is a crime-ridden hole that is falling further and further into decay. Black or White or Latino, few people would choose to live there if they had other options.
 
Old 09-15-2008, 01:13 PM
 
Location: Chicago, IL
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Thanks Humboldt
 
Old 09-15-2008, 02:24 PM
 
Location: Oak Park, IL
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