Enlightening Commentary

The Weekend’s Stupidity

Posted on October 29, 2016

Wrigley Field 1945While a majority were paying attention to the happenings in the Wrigleyville neighborhood this weekend, elsewhere around town a recent record setting 17 weekend homicides took place. The next closest total we could track down was 16 homicides during the 2014’s July 4th weekend (which had the extra day).

Final Stupidity Tally: 17 killed, 44 wounded
2015 weekend tally: 3 killed, 28 wounded
2014 weekend tally: 4 killed, 15 wounded

Friday 10/28
12:15p 200 E 115th, Roseland, M/23
2:15p 9200 S Bishop, Washington Heights, M/21
3:40p 2000 S State, Near South Side, M/30
4:45p 6300 S Eberhart, Woodlawn, M/19
6:25p 100 E 56th, Washington Park, M/16
7:10p 4300 W Potomac, Humboldt Park, M/28
9:00p 4900 W Huron, Austin, M/38
10:15p 4100 S Sacramento, Brighton Park, M/19
10:20p 1900 W Garfield, New City, M/30
10:20p 1900 W Garfield, New City, M/30
(story)
Cubs lost
10:50p 1200 S Avers, North Lawndale, M/23
11:25p 3800 S Kedzie, Brighton Park, M/29
11:55p 7800 S South Shore, South Shore, M/30
Saturday 10/29
12:05a 1200 W 79th, Auburn Gresham, M/25
1:20a 500 S Central, Austin, M/14

2:00a 4100 W 19th, North Lawndale, M/38
2:00a 6000 S Loomis, Englewood, M/30
2:45a 900 W Oakdale, Lake View, M/23 (story)
2:45a 900 W Oakdale, Lake View, M/24
2:45a 900 W Oakdale, Lake View, F/23
3:50a 2600 S Keeler, Little Village, M/?
4:45a 5000 W Concord, Austin, M/36
12:10p 3900 W Jackson, Garfield Park, M/19
12:30p 1200 S Independence, North Lawndale, F/24
3:40p 3400 W Douglas, North Lawndale, M/18
4:50p 200 S Kostner, Garfield Park, M/16
5:25p 4400 S Prairie Ave, Grand Boulevard, M/33
5:40p 1000 W 14th, Near West Side, M/18
6:15p 4500 N Sheridan, Uptown, M/25
7:20p 1100 W 57th, Englewood, M/36
7:30p 8300 S Hermitage, Auburn Gresham, M/28
8:05p 4700 S Komensky, Archer Heights, M/19

8:30p 1800 S Karlov, North Lawndale, M/?
8:40p 7900 S Emerald, Auburn Gresham, F/36
8:40p 7900 S Emerald, Auburn Gresham, F/54
9:30p 8600 S Yates, South Chicago, M/20
Cubs lost again
10:50p 8400 S Parnell, Auburn Gresham, M/24
11:15p 7100 S Yates, South Shore, M/22
Sunday 10/30
12:45a 7800 S Christiana, Ashburn, M/22
12:45a 7800 S Christiana, Ashburn, M/25
12:45a 3400 W Hirsch, Humboldt Park, M/31
1:00a 7900 S Vernon, Chatham, M/?

2:20a 8600 S Morgan, Auburn Gresham, M/19
2:35a 10700 S Hoxie, South Deering, F/24
2:40a 2100 S Oakley, Lower W Side, M/20
2:40a 2100 S Oakley, Lower W Side, M/22
3:00a 2200 W Jackson, Near West Side, M/19
3:00a 2200 W Jackson, Near West Side, M/40
3:15a 1300 N Hudson, Near North Side, M/17
3:15a 1300 N Hudson, Near North Side, M/17

3:30a 12300 S Emerald, West Pullman, M/31
3:30a 12300 S Emerald, West Pullman, M/32
3:30a 12300 S Emerald, West Pullman, M/39
3:35a 1700 E 69th, South Shore, M/32
4:20a 11100 S State, Roseland, M/33
2:30p 2900 E 79th, South Shore, M/18
3:35p 8200 S Carpenter, Auburn Gresham, M/?
4:55p 700 N Harding, Humboldt Park, M/17
9:15p 6200 S Honroe, Englewood, M/40
CUBS WIN!!
Monday Overtime
2:05a 8000 S Exchange, South Chicago, F/37
4:00a 1100 W Garfield, New City, M/28

Key:
shooting
homicide
Weekend = 12p Friday – 6a Monday