Enlightening Commentary

Mother’s Day Weekend

Posted on May 8, 2020

Peg BundyAs the narrative switches from “flatten the curve” to “the lockdown may end after these 10 steps with a time travel prerequisite” the Non-Essentials will demand obedience for yet another “this is not a lockdown, it’s not martial law” weekend while trigger pulling and lead catching continues apace.

Final Not-A-Lockdown Tally: 4 killed, 21 wounded
2019 weekend tally: 5 killed, 18 wounded
2018 weekend tally: 5 killed, 21 wounded
2017 weekend tally: 7 killed, 16 wounded
2016 weekend tally: 9 killed, 17 wounded
2015 weekend tally: 3 killed, 25 wounded
2014 weekend tally: 5 killed, 19 wounded

Friday 5/8
2:50p 7200 S Western, Chicago Lawn, M/21
10:45p 600 N Spaulding, Humboldt Park, M/21
10:45p 100 E 71st, Grand Crossing, M/19
Saturday 5/9
12:10a 13200 S Riverdale, Riverdale, M/26
12:10a 13200 S Riverdale, Riverdale, F/40
3:00a 900 W 51st, New City, M/34
2:55p 12100 S Lafayette, West Pullman, M/25
2:55p 12100 S Lafayette, West Pullman, M/26
3:25p 2300 S Drake, Little Village, M/21
3:25p 2300 S Drake, Little Village, M/21
7:50p 4400 S Sacramento, Brighton Park, M/23
8:40p 800 W Garfield, New City, F/54
10:15p 9600 S Avenue M, East Side, M/32
10:30p 7300 S Honore, Englewood, F/17
10:35p 7900 S Halsted, Auburn Gresham, M/29
11:55p 1600 S Millard, North Lawndale, M/38
Mother’s Day
2:20a 5700 S Honore, Englewood, M/23
2:35a 900 N Hamlin, Humboldt Park, M/39
4:25a 3400 W Adams, Garfield Park, M/20
5:05a Drop-off @ The Stitch-N-Go, M/25
7:30a 4900 W Superior, Austin, F/?
1:45p 1300 W 71st, Englewood, M/55
4:30p 5500 W Cortland, Austin, M/?
7:20p 2100 W Maypole, Near West Side, M/18
No Accountability Monday
4:55a 4400 W Jackson, Garfield Park, M/21

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