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Chicago Words
"Air"
The Chicagoan's pronunciation of the letter immediately after "Q"
 
"Eye Bees"
A term for Italian Beef sandwiches.
 
Alderman
An elected official representing one of the many wards in Chicago in the City Council. The Chicago City Council consists of 50 aldermen, one representing each city ward. The council meets regularly to discuss legislation, orders and ordinances whose subject matter includes traffic code changes, the city's relationship with utility providers, taxes, and much more.
 
Alley, The
A large shopping center in East Lakeview, just north of Belmont on Clark Avenue. The Alley features new and used leather jackets, skull and marijuana-based jewelry, and novelty t-shirts. It is especially popular with Napervillian teens pretending to be homeless locals.
 
Aragon Brawlroom
The term used for the mosh pit at the Aragon Ballroom.
 
Argyle
An east-west thoroughfare in Roger’s Park between Berwyn and Lawrence Avenues, known for its Vietnamese community. Also a stop on the Red Line El.
 
Bab
An abbreviation of "Robert."
 
Barley Pop
Beer.
 
Beef
Short for 'Italian Beef,' a popular Chicago sandwich consisting of sliced beef soaked in au jus and piled on a bun of french bread with green peppers.
 
Big Hurt, The
Frank Thomas, a valuable and popular member of the Chicago White Sox.
 
Big Lake, The
Lake Michigan.
 
Big Ten
The NCAA’s Division 1 Midwestern college sports conference, including Northwestern University in Evanston and the University of Illinois in Champaign.
 
Bleacher Bums
Initially a group of especially rowdy Cub fans that frequented the outfield bleachers of Wrigley Field in the early 80’s. Now a euphemism for fans in the bleachers.
 
Blue Demons
The mascot of DePaul University (ironically, one of the largest Catholic universities in the country).
 
Blues Brothers, The
An extremely popular and long-lasting film set in Chicago featuring John Balushi, Dan Akroyd, Carrie Fischer and many more famous names.
 
Blues Fest
A free concert festival Grant Park.
 
Boot, The
The Denver Boot, a money-making device used by the Chicago Police Department as well as private parking companies to immobilize cars until a ransom fine is paid.
 
Boul Mich
Michigan Avenue.
 
Boy's Town
A prominently gay community in East Lakeview. Specifically, Boy’s Town consists of the area surrounding Halsted Avenue from Belmont north to Addison.
 
Bozo's Circus
A popular children's TV show featuring Bozo the Clown, broadcasted by Chicago’s very own WGN. Bozo’s Circus was a national hit for 40 years, until it was shut down in 2001.
 
 
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