19 Mar '12, 7pm

"Hack: Saint Patrick's Day"—Snapshots from Saint Patrick's Day on a Saturday night in Chicago.

"Hack: Saint Patrick's Day"—Snapshots from Saint Patrick's Day on a Saturday night in Chicago.

Some snapshots from Saint Patrick’s Day on a Saturday night in Chicago. Driving my first fare of the day, a sweating man crosses our path on Ashland Avenue. His eyes are glassy, unseeing, as he stumbles past. Four or five necklaces of green plastic beads cover his wrongly-buttoned shirt and his fly’s all the way down. It’s only 2:39pm. Three girls, all in green, try to put one of those plastic leprechaun hats on my head as I’m taking them from Wicker Park to Lincoln Park. I ask whether they’d prefer to walk the rest of the way and the hat disappears. Then I tell them I’ve never celebrated Saint Patrick’s Day and makes them very quiet. They don’t get that at all. At a bus stop on Western Avenue a mohawked, shirtless man is doing a sloppy striptease for no one’s benefit in particular. He’s just about danced out of his pants by the time I lose sight of him. I pick up a man an...

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