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‘A Stain': Chicago Alderman
Wants Trump Tower
Sign Removed From City's Skyline

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Posted By: AltaD, 1/12/2021 10:56:04 PM

A Chicago alderman said he wants the Trump Tower sign removed from the city's skyline and has announced plans to bring the issue to City Council following the violent riot at the U.S. Capitol. Ald. Gilbert Villegas, who serves as Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot's floor leader in City Council, said Tuesday that he plans to introduce an ordinance aimed at forcing the removal of the tower's Trump lettering. Under the proposed ordinance, if someone is found guilty of treason, sedition, or subversive activities, their permit will be either denied or revoked in Chicago. (Snip) “The skyline has a stain on it and we want to remove that," Villegas told NBC 5

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Oh heavens, mustn't stain Chicago's good name.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: thewarden 1/12/2021 11:09:17 PM (No. 658729)
I was in Chicongo only once, 2 years ago for a family reunion. It was filthy and scary and gross. The highlight of my trip was opening the drapes in my hotel room and seeing TRUMP across the river...glorious. My libturd cousin had apologized to all of us for having to ‘suffer the horror of our hotel being across the street (river) from the Trump Hotel’. She is a typical rich, former CEO, living the high life whilst pretending to care about the little people. Her father, my uncle, was a conservative and would be rolling in his grave (his daughter married outside her Catholic religion...cough cough...and I suspect that colors her world). I loved seeing and visiting the Chicongo Trump Hotel...screw you, useless racist jerks. My head hurts...somebody make this stop.
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Reply 2 - Posted by: pearlyjo 1/12/2021 11:16:01 PM (No. 658730)
Yes, by all means, spend valuable time and resources on this pursuit as your city, school system, and society rots and collapses. That’ll show those Trumps and their followers.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: leonardo 1/12/2021 11:56:36 PM (No. 658762)
2 words can describe the debacle that is Chicago: FAILURE & CORRUPTION. And now Chicago wants US taxpayer moneys via the Demento-in-Chief to bail out years of Democrat mismanagement. Got a finger for ya right here, Chicago.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: bighambone 1/13/2021 12:11:41 AM (No. 658771)
Another Democrat piling on?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: stablemoney 1/13/2021 12:59:51 AM (No. 658795)
Chicago don't want Walmart, now Trump Tower. Probably others on the list.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: kono 1/13/2021 2:13:09 AM (No. 658825)
The sign just reminds Alderman Villegas how much he hates Trump.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: mifla 1/13/2021 5:18:07 AM (No. 658889)
I lived in Chicago for 13 years. SIngle party city wallowing in corruption. I wouldn't worry about one more stain.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: PChristopher 1/13/2021 5:18:18 AM (No. 658890)
How can a cesspool have a stain?
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Highlander 1/13/2021 5:18:31 AM (No. 658891)
Alderman Villegas is a walking talking grease stain
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Reply 10 - Posted by: BillW. 1/13/2021 5:51:35 AM (No. 658900)
Mr. Orwell, call your publisher's office.
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Reply 11 - Posted by: ROLFNader 1/13/2021 8:15:06 AM (No. 659034)
Donald Trump would like to thank Chicago for the tax write-off, against the profitable operations he operates in what's left of Real America.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: SiliconValleyDude 1/13/2021 8:19:38 AM (No. 659036)
Does he want it replaced with a sign saying “Alderman Villegas is an idiot”? If so, he has a point. But sorry, as fun as that would be, he needs to put aside his ego’s need to see his name in lights.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: TJ54 1/13/2021 8:28:43 AM (No. 659043)
just another reason I will never spend another nickel in ChitCago where I practiced law for 30 years, a city run by corrupt, morons
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Clinger 1/13/2021 8:35:11 AM (No. 659050)
You might want to prioritize the blood stains on the street before getting to the Trump sign as the most burning issue.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: bigfatslob 1/13/2021 10:00:26 AM (No. 659188)
While the Alderman from Chicago is blowing useless money removing the sign maybe get a facelift for the Beetlejuice mayor. That idiot is hard on the eyes.
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