Post Office Closings in Chicagoa "Will Low-Income Neighborhoods Bear the Brunt?

Aug 10, 2011 Full story: Chicago Magazine 10

With the United States Postal Service losing $8.5 billion last year - and with nearly half of all bill payments now being made online - some 3,653 post offices nationwide are being reviewed for possible closing.

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bailout my duck

Bolingbrook, IL

#1 Aug 10, 2011
unemployed postal workers shooting by the hour?

Since: Dec 07

DuPage County

#2 Aug 10, 2011
Low income neighborhoods bearing the brunt?

Total BS! Screw Bobby Rush! I'm sick of the people who contribute the least to our economy trying to wield power to influence anything! Go ahead and rate this inflammatory or whatever.
Homer Ballard

Westchester, IL

#3 Aug 10, 2011
Is there much worse than a know very little pompous ass poster who is also an intolerant racist?

Since: Dec 07

DuPage County

#4 Aug 11, 2011
Homer Ballard wrote:
Is there much worse than a know very little pompous ass poster who is also an intolerant racist?
Tell ya what Homer, move your liberal self out of your lilly white suburb into one of those areas and we'll see what tune you sing. Isn't it easy to be a holier-than-thou, pompous, ignorant hypocrite when you live in the Western burbs?

Since: Sep 08

United States

#5 Aug 11, 2011
Saluki Rod wrote:
Low income neighborhoods bearing the brunt?

Total BS! Screw Bobby Rush! I'm sick of the people who contribute the least to our economy trying to wield power to influence anything! Go ahead and rate this inflammatory or whatever.
Hey that is racist they use the postal system more then anyone you know getting SSI for everyone in the family and then public aide and free health care
Homer Ballard

Westchester, IL

#6 Aug 11, 2011
Saluki Rod wrote:
<quoted text>
Tell ya what Homer, move your liberal self out of your lilly white suburb into one of those areas and we'll see what tune you sing. Isn't it easy to be a holier-than-thou, pompous, ignorant hypocrite when you live in the Western burbs?
Racism and intolerance are inherited traits. We can only blame your patents. Too bad you did not have the moral courage to overcome the handicap of your family.
Homer Ballard

Westchester, IL

#7 Aug 11, 2011
Saluki Rod wrote:
<quoted text>
Tell ya what Homer, move your liberal self out of your lilly white suburb into one of those areas and we'll see what tune you sing. Isn't it easy to be a holier-than-thou, pompous, ignorant hypocrite when you live in the Western burbs?
By the way, according to the latest census figures, the population of Oak Brook is 76% Caucasian; hardly lily-white.

Since: Dec 07

DuPage County

#8 Aug 11, 2011
Homer Ballard wrote:
<quoted text> By the way, according to the latest census figures, the population of Oak Brook is 76% Caucasian; hardly lily-white.
Go on and try to convince yourself that you're a man of the people douchebag. I'm done with you.
Homer Ballard

Westchester, IL

#9 Aug 11, 2011
Saluki Rod wrote:
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Go on and try to convince yourself that you're a man of the people douchebag. I'm done with you.
Do you blame your crapulous lifestyle for the abusive language, often the resort of those parched for intellect?
bailout my duck

Elmwood Park, IL

#10 Aug 11, 2011
Homer Ballard wrote:
<quoted text> Do you blame your crapulous lifestyle for the abusive language, often the resort of those parched for intellect?
go get ur rock and smoke it

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