Traffic from above, not too congested.

by Harold Pollack
The joy of a simple black and white photograph.

Author: Harold Pollack

Harold Pollack is Helen Ross Professor of Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago. He has served on three expert committees of the National Academies of Science. His recent research appears in such journals as Addiction, Journal of the American Medical Association, and American Journal of Public Health. He writes regularly on HIV prevention, crime and drug policy, health reform, and disability policy for American Prospect,, and other news outlets. His essay, "Lessons from an Emergency Room Nightmare" was selected for the collection The Best American Medical Writing, 2009. He recently participated, with zero critical acclaim, in the University of Chicago's annual Latke-Hamentaschen debate.

7 thoughts on “Traffic from above, not too congested.”

  1. I love it! As you contemplate this wonder of civil engineering, ponder a question–

    Q: How many highways meet at this interchange.?
    A: Two

  2. It's called the Jane Byrne Interchange. But a similar one several miles West on the same highway is called the "Hillside Strangler."

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