Chicagoans React to Sears Tower Name ...

Chicagoans React to Sears Tower Name Change

There are 4 comments on the Chicago Tribune story from Jul 16, 2009, titled Chicagoans React to Sears Tower Name Change. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

It's time to play another round of "What you talkin' 'bout, Willis?" The decades-old phrase from television sitcom "Diff'rent Strokes" resurfaced with a vengeance in March, when Willis Group Holdings announced its name would replace Sears' atop Chicago's tallest landmark.

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jbh

Ingleside, IL

#1 Jul 16, 2009
Is there anyway we can fight this, if enough people complain wouldn't you think they would change the name back?

Since: Jul 09

Western Springs, IL

#2 Jul 16, 2009
jbh wrote:
Is there anyway we can fight this, if enough people complain wouldn't you think they would change the name back?
Fight? Nah, maybe if you had enough money, then you might have a chance. It's all about money. Sad but true. Democracy is out the window these days. It hardly even exists anymore.

Since: Jul 09

Western Springs, IL

#3 Jul 16, 2009
jbh wrote:
Is there anyway we can fight this, if enough people complain wouldn't you think they would change the name back?
Fight? Nah, it's money that would buy the name back. All about the mighty buck. Democracy is out the window.

Since: Jul 09

Western Springs, IL

#4 Jul 16, 2009
Okay, topix is constipated...sorry for the double post.

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