is a Mastodon instance for Chicagoans current, former, and future. Its name comes from Carl Sandburg, who once compared ships pulling out to 鈥渕astodons, arising from lethargic sleep.鈥 Our goal for is to build a community of friends and neighbors across the Windy City. Toot your pho place recommendations, meet-up ideas, pothole gripes, creative dibs, and cross-town baseball taunts鈥攚hatever you want, as long it abides by our short and sweet content policy.