SYSK Selects: Did a cow start the Great Chicago Fire?

10/7/2017, 1:47:00 PM , duration(0:0:1)
Society & Culture
In this week's SYSK Select episode, Josh and Chuck find who's probably to blame for the Great Chicago Fire. The newspapers of the day reported that a cow (or perhaps its owner) was responsible for a fire that burned half of Chicago in 1871. Yet in 1997 Mrs. O'Leary and her cow were exonerated.<br><br> Learn more about your ad-choices at <a href=''></a>