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Armed robery on Chicago train

Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by PiratePast40, Jul 17, 2014.

  1. PiratePast40

    PiratePast40 Willamette Valley Well-Known Member

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    tI end it in or near Chicago several times a year and usually am careful about where I go. I considered public transportation, especially the train pretty safe. I've even taken the 'L' (Chicago transit system) from O'Hare downtown if my meetings or event was downtown. Well, there was just a robbery on the train from Midway: http://www.kwqc.com/story/26038542/several-chicago-l-riders-robbed-by-armed-men

    Don't think I'll be trying to save a few bucks by taking the L any more. A cab ride is $60 each way. Sounds like a lot unless you figure out what it would cost if all of your credit cards, identification, and cell phone were stolen.
  2. rick benjamin

    rick benjamin USA, Or, Damascus Secure the drama Silver Supporter 2016 Volunteer

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    Carry 2 wallets. Give one to a needy person.