#98 – Dick Bernard: Chicago loses its bid for the Olympics

Updated at end of original post. 11:45 a.m. Friday, October 2, 2009 The bulletin came in about 10:30 a.m. CDT that Chicago was dumped from consideration for the Olympic games.  It was the first of the four candidates to be thrown out of consideration for the 2016 Summer Olympic Games.  Tokyo was next to go; […]