MTV pressing charges against Real World Chicago protesters.

MTV pressing charges against Real World Chicago protesters.
Eleven protesters–including Nate Thompson, who says he was arrested for writing “what is real?” on the sidewalk in chalk–showed up in court last week to face charges stemming from protests at The Real World Chicago house.
+ plus: rumors are floating that the show may be leaving Chicago; also, the cast members are apparently no longer working at the pizza place.

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