Sadly for my blog ego, I can not claim to have coined the term, Chicago Thus as description of the Dim Won, b’k/a Barack Obama.     Michael Barone’s use predates me, from J. Christian Adams:

You could have listened to Michael Barone. He saw it coming even before Barack Obama was elected. In October 2008, he penned “The Coming Obama Thugocracy.”

Hit tip:  Nice Deb

Yours Truly, 2 May 2009:

Barack Obama Chicago Thug

In constitutional republic, even the president has to follow the rules. Not in a Chicago style banana republic. In Obamaland rules are for for the little people and the rules are what Obama says they are

Try a Google Search on “Chicago Thug.

Sadly while you take the thug out of Chicago, you can take the Chicago out the thug.