The Art Institute’s support of the city’s sports teams has become a Chicago tradition. In the past, the lions have worn Bears, White Sox, and Blackhawks gear during those teams’ championship runs.
Of course, it has been a while since the Cubs were in the World Series. This marks the first time these lions have sported Cubs hats.
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