[yapc] A word of caution
kent at c2group.net
Thu Jun 15 12:46:15 PDT 2006
Well, as a chicago.pm-er, I don't know that I'd have any special insight
to the area, as all my time in Chicago has been on the north side. Though
with a pinch of caution and a healthy dose of observation, people ought to
be able to tell fairly well where they should avoid.
But if anyone wants me to don a nametag as a 'local', I'm happy to do so,
though I wouldn't want to be held liable for anything :)
On Thu, 15 Jun 2006, Elias Lutfallah wrote:
> Maybe we should make up some nametags for Chicago pm-ers that say "I'm a
> local!" People could then use the locals for advise or as a buddy for
> safer, smarter travel.
> >> I have been researching the immediate area of IIT for restaurants,
> >> groceries
> >> and such. I have recently talked with two men, one who currently
> >> lives in the
> >> area and another one who grew up there. Both of them have STRONGLY
> >> CAUTIONED
> >> me about wandering around the area, particularly to the south and
> >> east. They
> >> say doing so presents a serious risk of being assaulted.
> > Yes, this is the case. The one problem with this year's YAPC is that
> > it's not one where we're going to be hanging out in the neighborhood
> > at night.
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