Enlightening Commentary

Shitshow of the Year

Posted on July 3, 2019

Marilyn MonroeAs expected, complete and total chaos accompanied the annual fireworks display at Navy Pier. Our live stream captured the insanity starting around the 2 hour 50 minute mark.

Final Stupidity Tally: 7 killed, 69 wounded
2018 weekend tally:10 killed, 42 wounded *
2017 weekend tally: 15 killed, 89 wounded
2016 weekend tally: 6 killed, 62 wounded
2015 weekend tally: 11 killed, 55 wounded
2014 weekend tally: 16 killed, 66 wounded
2013 weekend tally: 15 killed, 63 wounded

Wednesday 7/3
2:25p 700 N Lawndale, Humboldt Park, M/18
2:25p 700 N Lawndale, Humboldt Park, M/22
2:25p 700 N Lawndale, Humboldt Park, M/25
5:05p 6900 S Lafayette, Grand Crossing, M/31
Fourth of July
12:20a 5000 S Justine, New City, M/37
1:10a 12000 S Emerald, West Pullman, M/16
1:30a 4300 W Wilcox, Garfield Park, F/35
11:35a 3100 W Iowa, Humboldt Park, M/32

11:35a 3100 W Iowa, Humboldt Park, M/17
11:35a 3100 W Iowa, Humboldt Park, M/23
11:35a 3100 W Iowa, Humboldt Park, M/31
4:00p 2800 E 77th, South Shore, M/21
4:00p 2800 E 77th, South Shore, F/40
8:55p 4000 S Maplewood, Brighton Park, M/21
8:10p 3700 N Milwaukee, Irving Park, M/29
9:20p 5200 W Congress, Austin, M/22 (selfie)
9:40p 5100 S Damen, New City, M/18 (selfie)
9:45p 4300 S Sawyer, Brighton Park, M/31 (selfie)
11:10p 7600 S Lowe, Auburn Gresham, F/18
11:10p 12000 S Harvard, West Pullman, M/41
11:20p 3000 W Franklin, Humboldt Park, M/23
11:20p 3000 W Franklin, Humboldt Park, M/27
11:40p 8200 S South Shore, South Chicago, M/34
Friday 7/5
12:45a 7200 S Oakley, Chicago Lawn, M/22
12:45a 7200 S Oakley, Chicago Lawn, M/29
12:50a 3000 N Davlin, Avondale, M/33
1:05a 6400 S Parnell, Englewood, M/26
1:05a 6400 S Parnell, Englewood, M/33
2:10a 1600 E 67th, Woodlawn, F/18
2:10a 1600 E 67th, Woodlawn, M/18
2:10a 1600 E 67th, Woodlawn, F/20
2:10a 1600 E 67th, Woodlawn, M/26
2:10a 1600 E 67th, Woodlawn, M/33
2:45p 900 N Lavergne, Austin, M/37
2:45p 900 N Lavergne, Austin, F/32
2:55a 4200 S Princeton, Fuller Park, F/22
2:55a 4900 W Rice, Austin, M/34
4:00a 2900 W Augusta, West Town, M/20
4:45a 6100 S Eberhart, Woodlawn, M/46
5:30a 3100 W Franklin, Humboldt Park, M/26
7:00p 345 N Laramie, Austin, M/40
7:00p 345 N Laramie, Austin, M/64
Saturday 7/6
1:45a 3300 W Maypole, Garfield Park, M/25
1:45a 3300 W Maypole, Garfield Park, M/32
3:40a 6200 W Fullerton, Belmont Cragin, M/32
5:00a 3400 W Fulton, Garfield Park, M/32
5:00a 3400 W Fulton, Garfield Park, M/22
3:00p 100 W 89th, Washington Heights, M/37
4:05p 400 W Division, Near North Side, M/22 (story)
8:20p 2200 E 93rd, Calumet Heights, M/44
9:00p 300 W 63rd, Englewood, M/53
9:10p 4600 S King, Grand Boulevard, F/30
9:10p 4600 S King, Grand Boulevard, M/33
9:10p 4600 S King, Grand Boulevard, M/35
9:10p 4600 S King, Grand Boulevard, F/46
11:40p 5300 S Hoyne, New City, M/24
11:40p 5300 S Hoyne, New City, M/34
Sunday 7/7
1:05a 9100 S Luella, Calumet Heights, F/14
1:10a 600 W 61st, Englewood, F/25
1:10a 600 W 61st, Englewood, M/25
1:10a 600 W 61st, Englewood, M/27
1:10a 600 W 61st, Englewood, M/37
2:15a 1500 S Homan, North Lawndale, M/28
3:45a 5600 S Paulina, Englewood, F/21
3:45a 5600 S Paulina, Englewood, F/22
3:45a 5600 S Paulina, Englewood, M/31
3:45a 5600 S Paulina, Englewood, F/32
6:00a 10400 S Eggleston, Roseland, M/41
8:05a 5100 W Fulton, Austin, M/41
8:05a 5100 W Fulton, Austin, M/51
9:00a 4900 W Newport, Portage Park, M/24
11:30a 9500 S Calumet, Roseland, M/12 (selfie)
11:50a 800 N Harding, Humboldt Park, M/11
2:25p 1600 N Narragansett, Austin, M/36
5:55p 300 S St. Louis, Garfield Park, M/23
10:50p 5000 W Gladys, Austin, M/28
Accountability Monday
Cancelled due to enough people shot.

Key:
shooting
homicide
Weekend = 12p Wednesday – 6a Monday
*Different years have different time frames depending on what day the 4th fell on. 2014-2016 all ran for 3.75 days, 2013, 2017 & 2019 are 4.75 days and 2018 was a marathon 5.75 days.