lesson for the week

one last Chicago photo, because I thought I’d share a random fact with you

do you know why Chicago is called “the windy city”?
no – it’s not because of the wind
it’s because the early Chicago politicians were famous for their long-winded speeches

’tis true
we learned this on the architecture tour

2 Responses to “lesson for the week”

  1. My sister shared that tidbit with me about 10 years ago but I think the description fits for reasons of nature as well!!

  2. true, dat, though I was interested to learn that the origination had nothing to do with the weather at all.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: