- AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli
- Here ends the story of the Hurricane.
Reader staffers share stories that fascinate, amuse, or inspire us.
Hey, did you read:
• About the five kids wounded in a drive-by shooting near 66th and Michigan yesterday evening? —Steve Bogira
• About the death (and life) of former boxer Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, who was wrongly convicted of murder twice? —Mick Dumke
• That a 16-year-old kid apparently hid in the wheel well of a Boeing 767, flew from LA to Hawaii, and lived to tell the tale? —Drew Hunt
• About the city's crackdown on gutter punks in Wicker Park? —Tal Rosenberg
• About the generational divide in hat-wearing among black women in church? —Steve Bogira
That downstate emo icons American Football are reuniting?
• The entirety of Grantland's Detroit Week, in which they devoted an entire week to the Motor City? —Tal Rosenberg
• That Chicago is America's funniest city? —Aimee Levitt