10 Extremely Weird Things Only People From Chicago Do
By Elizabeth Crozier|Published August 30, 2017
An Illinois transplant who grew up and went to school in Indiana for 22 years, Elizabeth holds a BFA in creative writing and has enjoyed traveling across the country and parts of Europe. She has visited half of the states, as well as parts of Canada, Mexico, and the Caribbean, and regularly travels home to the Hoosier State to see friends and family. With more than five years of writing experience, Elizabeth’s articles have been featured on several websites, and her poetry and short stories have been published in multiple literary journals.
We do many weird things here in Chicago, but we aren’t ashamed – it’s just our way of life. We love our city and we enjoy our lifestyle to the fullest each and every day. If you’re from the city, check out these 10 things we do that everyone else thinks is strange.
Whether you’ve lived here forever or just moved in, you may discover these quirks are particular to you as well. Keep scrolling to read about our obscure habits.