Category Archives: Chicago

Friday Photo We Love: And the Winner Is…

Rio! “The Marvelous City” won the 2016 Olympic bid this morning by a landslide. We’re excited for the first South American-hosted Games!

Rio

Meanwhile, in Chicago, the mood was not quite as merry. Really, last place? C’mon Oprah..where’s your pull?

Friday Photo We Do Not Love:

Chicago Bid

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Chicago 2016: Better than Beijing?

The fate of Chicago’s 2016 Olympic bid will be revealed on Friday. It’s up against a tough group of competition, but Chicago has a lot to offer. Everyone knows about Chicago’s beautiful lake views, passion for sports and, need we mention, its deep dish pizza, but Craig Goldwyn shares a humorous look at why Chicago will be the ultimate Olympic city here.

Among them…the 2016 Bucket Boys:

(via @amj7)