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Review: 'Chicagoland' gives Windy City a starring role
Review: 'Chicagoland' gives Windy City a starring role

A correction has been added to this post, as indicated below. The City of the Big Shoulders — stormy, husky, brawling, wrecking, planning, building, breaking, rebuilding, to use only words Carl Sandburg chose to describe Chicago — is the subject of a new documentary series from CNN. Beginning Thursday and running for eight weeks, it has been made by the team who made Sundance Channel's Peabody Award-winning "Brick City," which focused on charismatic Cory Booker and his adventures as the mayor of Newark, NJ. Chicago, with its colorful history, challenged present and nationally known mayor — Rahm Emanuel, do I have to say? — must have seemed like...

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