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Chicago Tribune columnist Mary Schmich on the meaning of home

Chicago Tribune columnist Mary Schmich has been watching the demolition of public housing from her window. In 2008, she wrote about the meaning of home.

During "Eight Forty-Eight's" Mayor Monday look at housing in Chicago, the show revisited her reflective essay which proved just as timely and poignant today.

Music Button: Norah Jones, covering Tom Waits "Long Way Home", from the CD Feels Like Home, (Blue Note)

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