The Seminary Coop Bookstore began in 1961 when a small group of students grouped
together to buy academic books at a discount. In 2013 it moved from the basement
of the Chicago Theological Seminary to the McGiffert House, a former CTS dormitory.
A PK is a Pastor’s Kid. A PGK is a Pastor’s Grandkid. A Super PGK, has
grandparents and great grandparents as Ministers and Divinity School Professors.
Although attachment to material things causes suffering, sometimes a pair of clogs can bring happiness, at least temporarily.
Rural Illinois may lack microbrews, but The Barrel Society in Princeton specializes in craft beers and whiskey. A small midwestern town was also home to an engineer who designed the modern sealed bicycle hub.
In the Spring of 1989, a fatwa by the Iranian Leader called for the killing of Salman Rushdie. During his first few months in hiding, he moved dozens of times. Could one of these hideouts have been my studio apartment in Hyde Park?