Count me among those who most definitely do *not* want the Olympics coming to the city I currently work in and used to live in for nine years.
Chiefly because of the Un. Be. Lievable. levels of graft and corruption our city (and state) are famous for.
Considering all the (tens of? hundreds of?) millions that stand to be made off building contracts if Chicago gets the Olympics, the only real beneficiaries would be those politically connected enough to land themselves sweetheart deals.
And considering that taxpayers