Chicago Bulls fans were understandably saddened when Derek Rose tore his ACL and the Bulls lost their chance at winning the NBA finals this year. So watching the L.A. Lakers' progress in the playoffs has been particularly painful. Just ask comedian Lil Rel, a Bulls fan with very strong feelings about L.A.'s team.
Contributing editor for Wired David Wolman lived a cashless existence for an entire year. While he ran into some stumbling blocks along the way, the experience only helped support his theory that cash is an outdated mode of commerce.
Chicago's main train station is being targeted with a master plan designed to increase its capacity and improve train passengers' experiences.There have been a number of grand plans for Union Station, the nation's third-busiest after New York's Grand Central and Penn Stations.