Enlightening Commentary

The Weekend’s Stupidity

Posted on July 17, 2020

Dumpster FireAs numerous violent mile markers (2,000+ shot, 400 homicides, 120 homicide run rate) get smaller in the review mirror, numerous dumpster fires are dead ahead – shootings, homicides, rioting and looting.

Final Stupidity Tally: 14 killed, 64 wounded
2019 weekend tally: 3 killed, 41 wounded
2018 weekend tally: 9 killed, 36 wounded
2017 weekend tally: 7 killed, 38 wounded
2016 weekend tally: 6 killed, 42 wounded
2015 weekend tally: 7 killed, 34 wounded
2014 weekend tally: 2 killed, 30 wounded

Friday 7/17
2:45p 3200 W 13th, North Lawndale, M/18
2:45p 3200 W 13th, North Lawndale, M/20
2:45p 3200 W 13th, North Lawndale, M/21
2:45p 6600 S Ingleside, Woodlawn, M/21
3:25p 7700 S Carpenter, Auburn Gresham, M/26
5:30p 8200 S Drexel, Chatham, M/14
5:30p 8200 S Drexel, Chatham, F/27
5:30p 8200 S Drexel, Chatham, M/31
Audio: Mostly Peaceful Rioters Gather in Grant Park
CWB Update: Grant Park Riot Dispatch
Second City Cop Riot Update
7:25p 100 E 71st, Grand Crossing, M/?
7:30p 7500 S Racine, Auburn Gresham, M/26
7:40p 9800 S Avenue L, East Side, M/22
8:05p 7400 S Peoria, Englewood, M/28
9:30p 10900 S Wentworth, Roseland, M/42
9:30p 10900 S Wentworth, Roseland, M/49
9:30p 10900 S Wentworth, Roseland, M/49
9:45p 6900 S Lafayette, Grand Crossing, M/17
9:50p 8200 S Drexel, Chatham, M/60
9:50p 8200 S Drexel, Chatham, M/22
10:25p 7000 S Cregier, South Shore, M/36
10:30p 8000 S Cottage Grove, Chatham, F/19
10:30p 8000 S Cottage Grove, Chatham, M/20
10:30p 8000 S Cottage Grove, Chatham, M/30
11:25p 3200 W Cermak, Little Village, M/43
Saturday 7/18
12:30a 4900 W Hubbard, Austin, M/67
1:00a 3600 W Argyle, Albany Park, M/14
1:25a 2000 W Congress, Near West Side, M/29
2:30a 100 W Erie, Near North Side, F/18
2:30a 100 W Erie, Near North Side, M/21

2:35a 5500 W Diversey, Belmont Cragin, M/17
3:10a 300 N Mayfield, Austin, M/34
3:10a 1600 S Keeler, North Lawndale, M/25
3:10a 1600 S Keeler, North Lawndale, M/32
3:10a 1600 S Keeler, North Lawndale, F/36
3:10a 1600 S Keeler, North Lawndale, M/?
3:10a 1600 S Keeler, North Lawndale, M/?
3:15a 10500 S Edbrooke, Roseland, M/26
3:15a 10500 S Edbrooke, Roseland, F/27
3:30a 2600 W 24th, Little Village, M/18
4:00a 300 W Ontario, Near North Side, M/21
4:30a 2200 W 21st, Lower West Side, M/24
5:00a 5800 W Wrightwood, Belmont Cragin, M/? (selfie)
6:30a 3400 W Ohio, Humboldt Park, M/25
1:30p I57 @ 111th, Morgan Park, M/25

1:30p 4100 W 24th, Little Village, M/35
1:35p 7900 S Lafayette, Chatham, F/35
3:35p 1500 S Sawyer, North Lawndale, M/14
3:35p 1500 S Sawyer, North Lawndale, M/17
6:00p 4400 W Gladys, Garfield Park, M/34
7:25p 1300 N Hudson, Near North Side, M/35
9:30p 7600 S Green, Auburn Gresham, M/14
11:30p 5600 S Wolcott, Englewood, M/25
Sunday 7/19
12:35a 5700 S Paulina, Englewood, F/19
12:35a 5700 S Paulina, Englewood, M/26
1:40a 1200 W 79th, Auburn Gresham, M/31
2:35a 300 N Wabash, Loop, M/35
2:35a 300 N Wabash, Loop, F/25
2:55a 3200 W Cermak, Little Village, M/20
4:25a 7200 S Paulina, Englewood, F/24
4:25a 1200 S Fairfield, North Lawndale, M/26
12:15p 5400 W Quincy, Austin, M/25
1:05p 2900 W 36th, Brighton Park, M/22
4:30p 8200 S Ada, Auburn Gresham, M/10
4:30p 8200 S Ada, Auburn Gresham, M/11
4:30p 8200 S Ada, Auburn Gresham, M/28
5:50p 2200 S Millard, North Lawndale, M/32
9:30p 100 N Keeler, Garfield Park, M/17
9:30p 100 N Keeler, Garfield Park, M/19
9:30p 100 N Keeler, Garfield Park, M/26
10:45p 8200 S Cottage Grove, Chatham, M/21
11:05p 5000 S Wood, New City, M/48
11:50p 11300 S Carpenter, Morgan Park, M/26
11:50p 11300 S Carpenter, Morgan Park, M/41

11:50p 11300 S Carpenter, Morgan Park, M/26
11:50p 11300 S Carpenter, Morgan Park, M/37
11:50p 11300 S Carpenter, Morgan Park, M/48
No Accountability Monday
12:30a 7800 S Euclid, South Shore, M/28
3:10a 4700 W Arthington, Austin, M/31
3:35a 11700 S Loomis, West Pullman, M/?

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