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Old 03-04-2008, 02:53 AM
 
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i know both gets a bad rap, but which one is worse and why? i heard a lot about the southside part, but not enough about the westside.
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Old 03-04-2008, 10:58 PM
 
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So you're requesting that people say bad things about the west side so you can figure out which one is worse? hmm.
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Old 09-29-2008, 09:40 PM
 
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Default South or west

I hear that the west side is coming up. The south side is war zone. If you wanna live, get out quick!!!
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Old 09-29-2008, 10:41 PM
 
Location: Southwest Suburbs
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I hear that the west side is coming up. The south side is war zone. If you wanna live, get out quick!!!
Actually in overrall sense, the westside is more poverty stricken and more crime ridden than the southside and have hardly any good areas pass the United Center. You have to remember in population that the southside is the size of Philadelphia and Bronx, NY; so the southside d o have alot of good neighborhoods.

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Old 09-29-2008, 10:55 PM
 
Location: Grapevine Texas
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Southside.

I a boas as I lived on the southside
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Old 09-30-2008, 07:16 AM
 
Location: Galewood
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It doesn't really matter does it??? Southside, westside, northside are all apart of Chicago- and all of the "sides" have at least one blighted neighborhood. OP check your thread about "Which Zip codes need to be Avoided" forum for more info.
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Old 09-30-2008, 09:45 AM
 
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There are good and bad areas on the West Side. There are good and bad areas on the South Side. The "comparison" the OP is asking for is pretty much impossible to do without over generalizing and stigmatizing a huge swath of the city.
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